Senior Manager, Data Solution

Location: China Mainland

State/Province/City: Shanghai

City: Shanghai

Business Unit: Store Support Centre (SSC)

Description & Requirements

Senior Technology Manager – Data Engineering

Who we are

lululemon is a yoga-inspired technical apparel company up to big things. The practice and philosophy of yoga informs our overall purpose to elevate the world through the power of practice. We are proud to be a growing global company with locations all around the world, from Vancouver to Shanghai, and places in between. We owe our success to our innovative product, our emphasis on our stores, our commitment to our people, and the incredible connections we get to make in every community we are in.

About this team

The Data Engineering team is responsible for delivering the engineering services, building pipelines, stream data. As the Senior Engineering Manager you will work with some of the most interesting data sets, use cutting edge methodologies, and be a part of a growing team.

A day in the life:

You will be viewed as a strong technical leader with data architecture and engineering skills. Your background will include a proven track record of leading and scaling data engineering teams, strong communication and collaborative skills, significant track record of product ownership, and a strong vision for how data can inform business strategy.

·       Drive the vision and engineering for all initiatives around data systems including data warehousing across consumer experiences.

·       Support & enabling, provision of high-level direction, and ensure resources for Data Team

·       Build, lead and scale an exceptionally talented team of data engineers.

·       Define the processes needed to achieve and sustain operational excellence including project delivery and system integrity.

·       Manage the engineering team providing technical expertise in design, build and launch of new data models and pipelines.

·       Partnering with analytics, project management and business leadership to implement the optimal BI solutions.

·       Define and manage to SLA’s for all data processes running in production.

·       Assignment, support and realization of data-driven products & projects in China

·       Data & portfolio management, reporting and internal / external communication


·       7+ years experience related data engineering experience.

·       2+ years of people management experience

·       Experince working with Onshore leads and vendor management experience needed.

·       Experience managing people is required.

·       Data architecting and Project management experience. 

·       Track record of success solving various business problems and handling scalability issues for ELT/ETL platforms.

·       Experience with large scale implementations of Spark, Kafka and other modern engineering practices is preferrable

·       Experince with Infomatica is a requirement, desired SSIS Data Integration experience.

·       Experience with scripting languages like Python, or Unix shell scripts.

·       Experience with SQL & Non SQL database

·       Experience with Ali Cloud or Azure ecosystem products.


·       Acknowledges the presence of choice in every moment and takes personal responsibility for their life.

·       Possesses an entrepreneurial spirit and continuously innovates to achieve great results.

·       Communicates with honesty and kindness, and creates the space for others to do the same.

·       Leads with courage, knowing the possibility of greatness is bigger than the fear of failure.

·       Fosters connection by putting people first and building trusting relationships.

·       Integrates fun and joy as a way of being and working, aka doesn’t take themselves too seriously.

NOTE: Only those applicants under consideration will be contacted. Please accept our utmost appreciation for your interest. lululemon is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs, and not on race, color, creed, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state or provincial and local laws and ordinances. Reasonable accommodation is available for qualified individuals with disabilities, upon request. This Equal Employment Opportunity policy applies to all practices relating to recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, discipline, transfer, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment. While management is primarily responsible for seeing that lululemon equal employment opportunity policies are implemented, you share in the responsibility for assuring that, by your personal actions, the policies are effective.