Data Manager - Kiewit Data Services


Denver, CO, US

Requisition ID: 172386 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Home District/Group: DHO Kiewit Data Services 

Department: Data Services 

Market: Corporate Home Office 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

Do you have a passion for leveraging data to help solve interesting business problems? At Kiewit, we believe analytics can help to create an exceptional experience for our most valued resource — our people. Kiewit Data Services' Denver Hub is seeking a Data Manager. We are looking for someone with 7 plus years’ experience developing data analytics and dashboards as well as demonstrated experience leading and managing teams. MS in Analytics field highly preferred.

At Kiewit, the scale of our operations is huge. Our construction and engineering projects span across the United States, Canada and Mexico, improving and connecting communities with every initiative. We depend on our high-performing operations support professionals— they're the glue that holds multiple areas of the business together and the catalysts that make things happen. We hire only the most driven people, and we offer them diverse career opportunities, strong leadership and mentorship, rewarding, collaborative work, and responsibility they won't find just anywhere. We're always pushing new limits. You can too.

District Overview

Kiewit Data Services’ (KDS) mission is to make Kiewit the premier data-driven organization in our industry. To accomplish this, our projects and districts need to have the right data, of the right quality, with the right level of analysis, available to them at the right time. KDS is a cross functional organization with employees that have expertise in data, technology, support and operations backgrounds. Our core functions are data Quality, Governance, Enablement, Analytics and Data Science. 


This position is based out of our Kiewit Lone Tree Office at 10055 Trainstation Cir, Lone Tree, CO.


  • Deliver analyses and insights to stakeholders in clear business terms and identify results that drive action.
  • Establish robust content that helps senior management and engineering leaders better understand their data and how it can influence their decision making.
  • Empower Infrastructure engineering partners with improved tools and training to easily draw business relevant insights from our design and project controls data.
  • Lead and develop a team of analysts, consultants, and data scientists.
  • Develop collaborative and cross-functional relationships with other KDS teams to promote partnerships, data sharing, and enterprise initiatives.
  • Act as an internal consultant, point of contact, and trusted advisor for stakeholders both within the infrastructure engineering group and beyond.
  • Assess the analytics needs of the business, prioritize initiatives, and drive clarity in requirements to successfully meet deliverables.
  • Oversee the specification, development, and implementation of new or redesigned processes, reports, and policies and procedures for internal use. Translate requirements into impactful, high ROI projects for the engineering group.


  • BS in an Analytics, Math, Statistics or related field required. MS or MBA strongly preferred.
  • 7+ years of experience developing data analytics and dashboards to promote improved decision making across business operations.   
  • Proficient using Python and SQL 
  • Demonstrated experience leading and managing teams (4+ people) and the ability to work in a fast-paced, matrixed organization with executive exposure.
  • Demonstrated experience creating robust data analytics tools (dashboards, scorecards, KPI’s, etc) to help business stakeholders better understand data required.
  • Strong track record of successfully executing complex projects and/or projects involving multiple disciplines.
  • Experience collaborating with senior managers to understand drivers of success and departmental goals.
  • Ability to manage diverse teams and effectively integrate across groups and work streams where integration is critical to success.  Proven ability to self-direct work efforts and lead others.
  • Strong customer management skills; ability to manage more than one client.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills (oral and written) including executive level presentation skills.
  • Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative.  Strong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right the first time with a commitment to ethics and integrity.
  • Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail.
  • Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives.

Other Requirements:
•    Regular, reliable attendance
•    Work productively and meet deadlines timely
•    Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment
•    Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
•    Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.

Base Compensation: 150,000 - 160,000

(Actual compensation is subject to variation due to such factors as education, experience, skillset, and/or location)

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

There’s no limit to what you’ll do at Kiewit. Whether you’re building or supporting projects that provide communities with dependable energy, safe transportation, clean water, or access to health care, the work you do will positively impact people’s lives for generations to come. 

Here you’ll have endless opportunities to expand your expertise through on-the-job experience and internal and external training and development opportunities. 

We offer our full-time staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry. From top-tier health care programs to employee assistance programs and retirement planning, we aim to provide you with the tools you need to be successful in the areas of life that matter most to you.

Kiewit is an equal-opportunity employer, and we believe a diverse workforce is vital to the success of our business. We continue our efforts to attract, develop and retain employees from all backgrounds who are passionate about our industry.  

We are committed to veteran and military hiring and will consider relevant military experience as equivalent to qualification requirements.

Nearest Major Market: Denver

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