Job Openings Data Team Lead

About the job Data Team Lead

About DubClub

DubClubs software platform allows expert sports analysts (handicappers or cappers) and their followers to win more together. For cappers: DubClub offers a suite of business-building tools. For subscribers / followers DubClub offers superior content delivery and capper discovery. DubClub is founded by a team of Stanford alumni, launched its first product in October 2021 and has scaled rapidly. The Company is backed by Uncork Capital and Will Ventures.

About the role

DubClubs Data Team Lead will work across functional areas of the business to build the technological foundation necessary for DubClub to be a genuinely data-driven organization.

This is a full-time position and will require full professional commitment. You will be instrumental in building our data foundation, driving drive substantial and enduring value for DubClub. As such, the Data Team Lead will be offered a compensation package with competitive cash compensation and the opportunity to participate meaningfully in DubClubs option pool program

What youll do

Data Team Lead Responsibilities

  • Data stack architecture design and implementation: work with functional team leads and DubClub leadership to architect, optimize, implement, and iterate on DubClubs data stack and data flows. Build the data foundation on which effective data analytics & data science teams can operate on top of
  • Roadmapping and project management: work with DubClub leadership to strategically plan, design roadmaps and prioritize data team projects (see link for representative examples), effectively communicating project timelines, blockers, and resources required to achieve successful project execution.. Manage junior talent within data team and interface with DubClub team members from other functional area teams
  • Execution: For the foreseeable future, DubClubs Data Team Lead will need to be a hands-on builder. In addition to serving as functional area lead, it is expected that the Data Team Lead will be in the weeds writing and reviewing code and progressing projects down the field. This is important not only to ensure the Data Team is staffed efficiently, but also to ensure the Team Lead masters his/her understanding of the business and the core intricacies of the function so we can build the function to scale
  • Team and function-building: Recruit and lead junior talent to develop DubClubs growing data team. The data team will work cross functionally across the organization and will act as a swat team identifying and executing on the highest leverage projects across DubClubs functional areas.

Must-have skills

  • Experience architecting and building scalable data platforms
  • Demonstrated understanding of online marketplace business models
  • Experience leading teams and managing junior talent
  • Experience in SQL & Python mastery, preferably Django and Postgres
  • Solid understanding of API-based programming
  • Strong preference for direct experience building on top of Stripe
  • Experience working with product teams to embed analytics into customer-facing product experience

Why join

  • $140-170k salary + stock options
  • Impact. Youll be leading the core function within Dubclub and building it from the ground up
  • Remote working. But youre also welcome to work from our Chicago office if you prefer
  • Growth. Automatic enrolment of the Turing Talent Leadership Programme, designed for technical individuals to accelerate their career and personal development
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • 401k benefits
  • Unlimited vacation 
  • Monthly fitness stipend
  • Flexible working hours 

Contract type: Full-time

Number of positions available: 1

Start Date: ASAP

Work location: Chicago (can also work remotely)

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