The Director of IT Data Analytics reports to the Vice President of Business Intelligence. The position's primary responsibility is to provide data analytic leadership in a manner that supports MAA in the business impact utilization of the enterprise data services. The Director of IT Data Analytics will lead a team of data analysts in collaboration with other Business Intelligence professionals at MAA, and in accordance with the MAA Data Management and Analytics strategy.
The successful candidate will embody and work to reinforce MAA's Core Values. Those values include:
Appreciating the uniqueness of each individual
Communicating openly and with integrity
Doing the right thing at the right time for the right reasons
Duties and Responsibilities
Leads a team of data analysts and business intelligence professionals. Promotes the individual and collective professional development of direct and indirect reports. Executes leadership disciplines involving but not limited to task management, performance evaluation, goal setting, and staff supervision.
Provides analytic leadership to our internal business partners. Working closely with them to effectively visualize MAA data in a manner that supports data driven business decisions.
Contributes to the planning and execution of data analytic strategies and roadmaps.
Coordinates the collective efforts of the Data Analytics team to develop and administer the semantic, analytic and visualization platforms.
Manages centralized enterprise data services and assets through design influence, development standardization, vigilant implementation, and request management.
Collaborates with business intelligence colleagues to provide dependable enterprise data services for MAA.
Collaborates with internal business partners to stimulate and maintain healthy utilization of enterprise data assets and services. Also supports data dependent business operations.
Maintains consistent enterprise data availability to support sanctioned data utilization.
Monitors technology trends and maintains professional and technical competencies in data analytic technologies. Pursues and maintains professional development of leadership and management skills and competencies.
Performs other related duties as assigned to meet the needs of the business.
Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, computer science, mathematics, or related field and 7-10 years of data analytic development and\or real estate industry data experience required, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Direct data analytic experience required, including an understanding of the development and administration of data analytic assets (i.e., reports, dashboards) for enterprise utilization.
Supervisory management experience required.
Business partner, internal customer and vendor management experience required.
Development Life Cycle coordination and adherence experience required.
Familiarity with Microsoft analytic (Power BI Services, Power BI Report Server, and SQL Server Analytic Services) platforms required.
Development experience in a Microsoft environment and\or working knowledge of Microsoft Analytic environments and associated platforms.
Working knowledge SQL Server environments.
Familiarity with cloud-based data management platforms and their integration with on-prem data platforms.
Understanding of property management data and predominant property management systems
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge, skills and ability to provide individual, team and project-centric leadership
Knowledge of data analytic concepts and disciplines and willingness to provide thought leadership
Ability to successfully manage professional relationships with colleagues and business partners
Skill in managing request definitions, timelines, and prioritization
Ability to provide development guidance as it pertains to data analytics
Quantitative and qualitative analytical skills and attention to detail to detect errors, omissions and accuracy within data sets and computations
Skill and ability to clearly and concisely communicate verbally and in writing, including public-speaking and delivering presentations
Organizational and management skills to prioritize, track and manage projects, tasks, and deadlines
Skill in maintaining confidentiality and appropriate discretion
MAA recognizes that talented people are attracted to companies that provide competitive pay, comprehensive benefits and outstanding advancement opportunities. We offer a comprehensive benefits package* including, but not limited to, the following:
* Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
* Life and Disability Insurance
* Employee Assistance Program
* Vacation, Sick Leave, and Holiday Pay
* 401(k) Retirement Plan
* Tuition Reimbursement
* Adoption Reimbursement
* Apartment Discount
* Opportunities for promotion and internal career advancement
*Eligibility for benefit plans and programs vary based on hours worked and length of employment.
We are committed to providing service excellence and value to those who depend on us at MAA. Our people-first approach has been transforming properties into communities and apartments into homes for over 25 years. As the largest owner-operator of multifamily apartments in the United States - we are established leaders in the real estate space - bringing tremendous opportunities to those looking to build their careers. We invite you to explore our Brighter View and find your place at MAA!
Drug Free Workplace
Internal Number: R0008471
About MAA (Mid America Apartment Communities)
MAA is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that focuses on the acquisition, selective development, redevelopment and management of multifamily homes throughout the Southeastern and Southwestern regions of the United States.
Our mission at MAA is to deliver superior service and value for our residents, employees and shareholders. We refer to this as creating "A Brighter View" and we are doing it every day.
In fact, we proudly display "Our Brighter View" plaques at every MAA office just to serve as a daily reminder of our focused mission. MAA is committed to remaining true to our rich tradition of service to each other, to our residents, and to our shareholders. We respect the privilege to providing value to those whose lives we touch.
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