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Business Operations Manager

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Business Technology & Data

Remote, United States

Job ID: R00784

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Confluent is pioneering a fundamentally new category of data infrastructure focused on data in motion. Have you ever found a new favorite series on Netflix, picked up groceries curbside at Walmart, or paid for something using Square? That’s the power of data in motion in action—giving organizations instant access to the massive amounts of data that is constantly flowing throughout their business. At Confluent, we’re building the foundational platform for this new paradigm of data infrastructure. Our cloud-native offering is designed to be the intelligent connective tissue enabling real-time data, from multiple sources, to constantly stream across the organization. With Confluent, organizations can create a central nervous system to innovate and win in a digital-first world.      


We’re looking for self-motivated team members who crave a challenge and feel energized to roll up their sleeves and help realize Confluent’s enormous potential. Chart your own path and take healthy risks as we solve big problems together. We value having diverse teams and want you to grow as we grow—whether you’re just starting out in your career or managing a large team, you’ll be amazed at the magnitude of your impact.      


About the Role:      

The Strategic Programs team at Confluent leads cross-functional, business critical initiatives to accelerate the company’s growth. As a Business Operations Manager, you will drive high-quality solutions by focusing on collaboration, thoughtful designs, and a strategic perspective.    


What You Will Do:      

  • Bring clarity to ambiguous situations, develop innovative approaches to high visibility challenges, and increase operational efficiency at scale
  • Take a consultative approach, providing a point of view around problems and recommended solutions, while actively managing disagreements between stakeholders
  • Deliver impactful business outcomes by focusing on both speed and quality
  • Foster a culture focused on accountability by measuring and communicating results
  • Typical activities may range from transforming a cross-functional process, to influencing change and adoption of new frameworks across Confluent, to developing a business case to drive a decision 

What You Will Bring:      

  • Experience designing scalable solutions, untangling complex processes, and providing succinct, data-driven recommendations to leaders
  • Ability to create alignment and quickly get to decisions through collaboration, partnership, and influence
  • Willingness to dive into unfamiliar content areas, adapt approach as new information is learned, and incubate new ideas
  • Ability to clearly articulate information across all levels of the company, including the executive team, and bring people on the journey
  • Understanding of when to flex between leading and being a team player
  • Experience in a high growth, product oriented, SaaS company
  • 7+ years of strategic, consultative, project-based experience with a diverse group of collaborators


Come As You Are      


At Confluent, equality is a core tenet of our culture. We are committed to building an inclusive global team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, beliefs, and experiences. The more diverse we are, the richer our community and the broader our impact. Employment decisions are made on the basis of job-related criteria without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable law.      



At Confluent, we are committed to providing competitive pay and benefits that are in line with industry standards. We analyze and carefully consider several factors when determining compensation, including work history, education, professional experience, and location.  This position has an annual estimated salary of $131,000 - $150,700, an annual bonus, and a competitive equity package. The actual pay may vary depending on your skills, qualifications, experience, and work location. In addition, Confluent offers a wide range of employee benefits. To learn more about our benefits click HERE.      


Click HERE to review our Candidate Privacy Notice which describes how and when Confluent, Inc., and its group companies, collects, uses, and shares certain personal information of California job applicants and prospective employees.      



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At Confluent, we care about how you work - not where. We encourage you to apply for positions outside of the listed job location or your immediate region.

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