GroupM Nexus - Data Solution Manager

Location: Singapore
Business sector: Data Analytics
Job reference: 841757
Published: about 1 month ago
Overview of job

GroupM is the world’s largest media investment company and are a part of WPP. In fact, we are responsible for one in every three ads you see globally.
GroupM Nexus unites GroupM's addressable content and TV, AI technology, data and technology consulting and omnichannel solutions from Acceleration, Finecast, GroupM Services and Xaxis into a single unit. GroupM Nexus adopts a collaborative and customer-centric approach in delivering high value and innovative solutions for our Agencies and Agencies’ clients, including the activation and execution of dynamic media campaigns.
In this role, you will design and develop ETL for data from various data sources to help the agency and client to deliver various data and reporting solutions. You will be a master at data manipulation and querying using variety of Could platforms, 3rd party and open-source tools connected to Media Sources and GroupM Proprietary tools.
Reporting of the role
This role reports to: Director, Nexus Data and Technology

3 best things about the job:

1. A fun, flexible work environment that combines the best of entrepreneurialism whilst at the same time being part of the largest marketing services group in the world
  1. Be a member of a high performing team focused on technology, data, partners and platforms, a key strategic growth area for GroupM and WPP.
  2. Opportunity to work directly with the world’s biggest brands on high profile projects regionally and globally

In this role, your goals will be:

In three months:

  • Understand Media data and measurements
  • Imbibe GroupM data ecosystem
In six months:
  • Design and implement ETL processes for multiple projects and clients
  • Ensure data security and access management
  • Data validation and accuracy checks
  • Create Data Dictionary
In 12 months:
  • Drive organizational Data Initiatives
  • Set up seamless automated exception handling and maintenance processes
  • Be part of WPP Global data community using their data sets and tools , advocating new practices in Singapore/ APAC markets, undertaking case studies to enrich the community

What you’ll bring:

  • Thorough understanding of Data base technologies SQL, Cloud Data management platforms ( Azure, GCP) and ETL processes
  • knowledge of open source data manipulation tools (e.g., R, Python, SAS, etc.)
  • Ability to work collaboratively with multi-cultural business partners and stakeholders, and strong team player
  • Good Communication and stakeholder management
  • Knowledge in Programmatic, digital media and advertising design is welcome but not essential.
  • Eagerness to learn and solution oriented thinking is a must
Minimum qualifications:
  • Graduate/Postgraduate in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)
  • Certification in any of DB technologies and/or cloud data management platforms
  • Minimum 4-6 years in a role of Data Engineer/ Data Analyst/Software Engineer/Full Stack developer
More about GroupM Nexus
GroupM makes advertising work better for people. 
GroupM Nexus comprise world-leading addressable specialists who provide media activation services and proprietary solutions that limit risks and guarantee outcomes. 
Underpinned by our digital media philosophy – everything that can be addressable, should be, as long as it translates into value for our clients – GroupM Nexus offer addressable solutions across Search, Social, Programmatic, Ad Ops, and eCommerce. 
As the largest media investment company in the world, we are agency partners to 1 out of 2 Top 100 global brands, representing more than $50 billion in media spend globally. 
More about GroupM
GroupM - GroupM leads and shapes media markets by delivering performance enhancing media products and services, powered by data and technology. Our global network agencies and businesses enable our people to work collaboratively across borders with the best in class, providing them the opportunity to accelerate their progress and development. We are not limited by teams or geographies; our scale and diverse range of clients lets us be more adventurous with our business and talent. We give our talent the space, support and tools to innovate and grow.
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About GroupM Singapore
GroupM Singapore operates in one of the most dynamic and exciting environments in the world. Although it is a small domestic market, there is a vibrant media industry which is undergoing rapid evolution as digital technology reshapes the way marketing supports advertisers’ needs. Being at the crossroads of Asia means, that aside from the local clients and media owners, we also have a high proportion of multi-national clients, renowned brands and media owners.  Making GroupM Singapore the Number One organisation to join and develop your career in media investment.
GroupM is an equal opportunity employer. We view everyone as an individual and we understand that inclusion is more than just diversity – it’s about belonging. We celebrate the fact that everyone is unique and that’s what makes us so good at what we do. We pride ourselves on being a company that embraces difference and truly represents the global clients we work with.