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Platform Manager (m/f/d)

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Date: 15-Sep-2021

Location: Düsseldorf, Germany

Company: Uniper



For our Data Delivery Gas & Horizontal team in Düsseldorf we are looking for you!



What we offer
At Uniper, we believe in rewarding our employees for their hard work. We offer competitive salaries, company pensions and performance related benefits. Our people can also take advantage of our extensive flexible benefits package with discounts on high street vouchers, health and dental care, holidays and more.



How we work
Our people are key to our success. Our core objective is to provide them with a supportive and entrepreneurial work environment that fosters collaboration. This allows our people to take responsibility and make optimal use of their skills. Together, we want to shape the future of energy.



What we are looking for

The Enterprise Data Delivery Team is Uniper’s center of competence for the entire value chain of data acquisition and data processing.

The ‘Senior Data Manager’ is responsible for delivering data-driven solutions, interfacing with business stakeholders (mainly Finance business) and also other teams (mainly Reporting) within Data Management.

She/He 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
  • 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



Who we are seeking

  • University degree in IT or related business discipline
  • Minimum of five 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.




If you have any questions about this role, please contact:
Ivan Evdokimov
Please note that applications by e-mail cannot be considered for data protection reasons.



Job information

Contract type: Fixed-term 2 years 
Working Hours:     Full time,  
Start Date: [[custom_PrefStartDate]]




Uniper is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from appropriately qualified and suitable candidates regardless of gender, origin, disability, age, religion, worldview, sexual identity or family status. We promote diversity, equality and flexible working.