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Senior Program Manager, Scaled Operations



London, UK
Posted on Tuesday, August 15, 2023

See yourself at Dataminr

As a Senior Program Manager at Dataminr, you’ll be overseeing multiple programs, driving initiatives to support scaled company growth and leading efficient, business-focused operations. This role can be remote, or based out of our London, Dublin, or New York City offices.

At Dataminr, we are creating a team of talented builders, creators and visionaries to have a real-world impact on how organizations respond to fast-emerging events as they unfold. We are 850 talented individuals, spanning seven global offices, united by our passion to use AI for the greater good and be agents of positive change in our company and in our communities.

We offer a competitive benefits package aimed at keeping you healthy and happy:

  • Company paid medical, dental and vision insurance for employees and their dependents

  • Generous PTO, unlimited sick days and remote working options

  • Paid parental leave and family forming benefits

  • Company equity (RSUs)

  • Reimbursements for mental health and wellness apps

At Dataminr, we serve a global community made up of many cultures and strive to reflect the diversity of the world in which we live. We stand for social justice and we lead with empathy. We foster a culture of allyship, standing up for those who face systemic barriers to equality. We actively condemn racism and discrimination in any form.

We believe our differences give us strength. Our employees are empowered to be their best, authentic selves through various opportunities, such as our robust employee resource group (ERG) network, individual learning and development funds, and more.

The opportunity

  • Oversee the implementation and day-to-day management of Dataminr scaled operations programs, working with vendor partners

  • Support strategic and operational planning, bringing expertise and experience to scaling / rapid growth challenges

  • Conduct analysis and deep-dives into aspects of Scaled Operations Programs and operational processes, in order to identify quality improvement and innovation opportunities

  • Own and coordinate all aspects of program training, including rollout of new initiatives, ongoing learning, testing and regular QA of program data feeds

  • Facilitate program success through KPIs and strategic performance management

  • Work cross functionally to drive efficient and priority-driven operations

What you bring

At Dataminr, we value you for who you are. We encourage you to apply for this role, even if you don't meet every qualification. Our candidates are reviewed on the basis of their skill and potential to succeed.

  • Experience in project management or operations management as well as experience working in vendor or partner management

  • Passion for breaking information, current world events, technology, and a great understanding of both social media and publicly available data

  • Excellent attention to detail and highly organized with demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects and prioritize

  • Experience creating and leading executive-level presentations, including high level of proficiency with analytical and presentation tools (e.g., Microsoft Excel/PowerPoint, Google Sheets/Slides)

  • Experience in or a willingness to learn analytic languages (e.g., SQL, Python, BigQuery) and/or visualization tools (e.g. Looker, Tableau)

  • Excellent relationship-building skills and experience working cross-functionally with AI, Product or Engineering teams


About Dataminr

Dataminr, the world’s leading real-time information discovery platform, delivers the earliest warnings on high-impact events, emerging risks and other critical business information far in advance of other sources. Recognized as one of the world’s leading AI businesses, Dataminr enables faster response, more effective risk mitigation and stronger crisis management for public and private sector organizations spanning global corporations, first responders, NGOs and newsrooms. Most recently valued at $4.1B, Dataminr serves more than two-thirds of the Fortune 50 and half of the Fortune 100 companies and over 650 newsrooms worldwide.

Dataminr is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Individuals seeking employment at Dataminr are considered without regards to race, sex, colour, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetics, marital status, pregnancy, unemployment status, sexual orientation, citizenship status or veteran status.

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