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Job function:  Information Technology & Digital Solutions
Working hours:  Full time
Contract type:  Fixed-term
Department:  Data Delivery Power & Markets
Date:  5 Feb 2024

Düsseldorf, DE

Company:  Uniper

Data Manager (f/m/d)

Our Operations & IT team in Düsseldorf is looking for YOU!   


We are Uniper


At Uniper, we are pro-actively transforming the world of energy whilst at the same time ensuring security of energy supply. As an internationally operating company, we work in very diverse teams with the greatest possible working time flexibility for our employees. Our corporate culture is characterized by equal opportunities, mutual appreciation, and respect. With us, you will be able to develop new business models, work on technological solutions for a modern, sustainable, and future-oriented energy supply as well as pro-actively help to shape changes. Interested? Then we will look forward to meeting you!


Your responsibilities


The ‘Data Manager’ is responsible for delivering data-driven solutions, interfacing with business stakeholders (mainly Front Office and related functions) and also other teams within Data Management. You will be part of the 'Data Manager Community' of Data Delivery.

We are looking for an individual who can successfully translate, facilitate and implement the “what the internal customer wants” into “what the company needs”.

This vital function is embedded into a high performing, international team with a clear focus on effectivity and efficiency.

  • Steer and deliver data-driven solutions with a team of business analysts, data analysts (reporting), data architects and data engineers
  • Manage multi-location teams consisting of internal and external colleagues
  • Close engagement mainly with finance business stakeholders and other business stakeholders (e.g. Risk management and Front-Office) to identify and engineer data requirements to deliver value to them
  • Manage operational (external) teams, which support our system landscape
  • Communicate and discuss requirements with stakeholders at all levels across the organization
  • Help to identify and design efficient IT-solution (Solution evaluation & recommendations)
  • Adopt and deliver change processes, esp. in agile working environment


Your profile

  • University degree in IT or related business discipline
  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience in relevant positions
  • Experience in an (energy) trading organization which ideally includes financial/business controlling, risk management and regulatory reporting
  • Excellent business analysis skills with a strong analytical mind-set and the ability to manage complex dependencies in a structured and systematic way
  • Sound understanding of OE (operational excellence) or equivalent – Process excellence and continuous improvements should be embedded in personal ambition
  • Experience in agile and dynamic software and project delivery
  • Ability to support and deliver change (process, methods and technology) in a digital environment with high pace
  • Ability to facilitate teams to solve technical challenges, especially steering negotiations between multiple business and IT stakeholders
  • We are an international company with global reach. We expect fluent English, as this is our business language.


Your benefits

At Uniper, we not only reward our employees with attractive salaries, an excellent company pension and health related benefits for their hard work and dedication to shaping the future energy transition. You can also expect a supportive working culture that offers a wide range of creative and innovative ideas. We enable various flexible working arrangements, whilst also supporting with home office equipment.
Through regular training and workshops, together we work towards visualising yourself in our company as if it were your own. We support you in highlighting your individual potential, achieving your personal goals, and reaching your ambitions. We invite you to become part of our diverse company with international colleagues from more than 80 countries. As an employer, Uniper has committed itself to providing special support to certain areas:
Work-Life-Balance / New Normal:
  • Choosing how, where, and when to work in accordance with your team and the requirements of your job
  • Modern and ergonomic equipment for your workplace (home & office)
  • Support to balance private life and work: Sabbaticals, part-time possibilities, family service
  • Car and bike leasing offer (deferred compensation) 
  • E-car charging stations at almost all Uniper locations

Health offers:

  • Flu vaccination
  • Preventive health services
  • Employee assistance program

Company pension:

  • Employer-funded contributions to a modern pension system
  • Possibility of self-funded contributions with employer-funded matching


  • Lifelong training
  • Coaching


Our employees are the reason for our success. Therefore, you will find many other benefits at the local level to help you reach your potential. Energy evolutionary wanted!


Your contact


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at:


Attention! Please apply via the button in this portal. Application documents that reach us by post will not be returned and, like those we receive by e-mail, can unfortunately not be considered!


Job information 


Contract type: Fixed-term   
Working Hours:     Full time   


As an employer, Uniper is committed to diversity and equal opportunities. Therefore, we encourage applications from suitably qualified individuals whose capabilities match the role requirements regardless of gender, origin, disability, age, religion, ideology, sexual identity or marital status. We live inclusion and support flexible working.











































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