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Lead Engineer, Business Intelligence Operations

Columbus, Ohio 500 Neil Ave, 43215
Lead Engineer, Business Intelligence Operations (24012561)



Food served fast does not have to be a typical fast-food experience. Chipotle has always done things differently, both in and out of our restaurants. We are changing the face of fast food, starting conversations, and directly supporting efforts to shift the future of farming and food. We hope you'll join us as we continue to learn, evolve, and shape what comes next on our mission to make better food accessible to everyone.



The Lead Engineer, Business Intelligence Operations will be a dynamic and visionary professional, deeply committed to optimizing the operational aspects of our Business Intelligence initiatives. This ideal candidate will be highly self-motivated, results-driven, and capable of thriving in an independent work environment while simultaneously managing multiple tasks, prioritizing workloads, and meeting stringent deadlines within a collaborative team setting. This individual will be critical in spearheading BI DevOps practices, providing Tier 3 support, implementing offensive governance strategies, managing/automating manual processes, and managing BI infrastructure and administration. With a focus on streamlining workflows, enhancing governance, and driving efficiency, the Operations Lead will lead the charge in evolving our BI operations to ensure seamless functioning and maximum impact across the organization. This role goes beyond technical expertise, requiring a strategic mindset to contribute to the team's overarching goals while remaining hands-on with tactical tasks that ensure the realization of the best solutions. This candidate will be accountable for driving the team's mission forward, actively participating in strategic planning, providing mentorship to team members, and fostering a culture of innovation and continuous improvement.



  • Manage BI DevOps processes, overseeing all production releases, ensuring smooth deployments and adherence to best practices.
  • Enhance DevOps practices by evolving strategies such as Tabular Object Models (TOM) and deployment automation for Power BI/Fabric.
  • Manage team processes, identify opportunities for process improvement, and ensure efficient workflows and adherence to best practices.
  • Manage data orchestration, including semantic model refresh processes and subscriptions.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for Tier 3 BI support, handling escalations, supporting defects and small enhancements, and transitioning production artifacts and processes to the Support Team.
  • Manage and improve security framework and governance tools, performing regular security audits, addressing issues, and serving as a point of contact for Security.
  • Manage production artifact documentation and certification, ensuring accuracy and completeness.
  • Manage and support BI platform, reporting, and data migration efforts; build environments for regression testing, managing dataflows, and support strategy.
  • Automate manual processes related to data processing and data quality monitoring.
  • Manage BI infrastructure, including monitoring and managing production server utilization, Power BI Capacities and Analysis Services, and administration of Alteryx and Reporting Services servers while partnering with DBA and Cloud Engineering Teams.
  • Test and upgrade gateways, Alteryx Server, and BI administration tools regularly.
  • Configure and manage deployment pipelines, workspace, apps, and gateway sources.
  • Monitor adherence to processes and provide additional training and support as needed.
  • Mentor and guide team members, fostering a collaborative and innovative development environment.
  • Maintaining a high degree of customer satisfaction through the implementation, investigation, analysis, training, and relationship-building efforts.
  • Handle license administration and ensure compliance with licensing agreements.
  • Stay current with industry trends and advancements in Business Intelligence, Power BI, Fabric, Power Automate, and Alteryx.



  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred.
  • 6+ years of experience in Business Intelligence Analytics.
  • Proven experience managing BI operations, including Power BI/Fabric administration and workflow optimization.
  • Strong analytical skills, including the ability to analyze raw data, draw conclusions, and develop actionable recommendations.
  • Ability to understand, analyze, and articulate complex business questions through data visualization and reporting.
  • Strong proficiency in T-SQL, DAX, and M languages.
  • Deep understanding of Data Visualization and storytelling using Power BI.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong team player who can take direction and lead effectively.
  • Ability to support multiple projects and ad hoc requests.
  • Familiarity with tools such as Power Automate, Alteryx, SQL Server Reporting Services, SQL Server Analysis Services, and cloud-based data platforms (AWS, Azure, Snowflake, GCP).



  • Previous experience in a technical leadership role supporting BI Operations.
  • Experience with Microsoft Fabric.
  • Experience with Power Automate.
  • Experience with SQL Server Reporting Services and SQL Server Analysis Services.
  • Experience building workflows using Alteryx.
  • Experience programming with Python.



Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) is cultivating a better world by serving responsibly sourced, classically cooked, real food with wholesome ingredients without artificial colors, flavors or preservatives. Chipotle has over 3,250 restaurants in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France and Germany and is the only restaurant company of its size that owns and operates all its restaurants in North America and Europe. Chipotle is ranked on the Fortune 500 and is recognized on the 2023 list for Fortune's Most Admired Companies and Time Magazine's Most Influential Companies. With over 110,000 employees passionate about providing a great guest experience, Chipotle is a longtime leader and innovator in the food industry. Chipotle is committed to making its food more accessible to everyone while continuing to be a brand with a demonstrated purpose as it leads the way in digital, technology and sustainable business practices. For more information or to place an order online, visit



A reasonable estimate of the current base salary range for this position is $112,000 - $152,000. You are also eligible for annual cash bonuses and equity awards based upon performance and other factors. Actual compensation offered may vary depending on skill level, experience, and/or education. Chipotle offers a competitive total rewards package, which includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401k, sick leave, vacation time, and much more.  Visit


Chipotle Mexican Grill is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. As a people-first company rooted in values, our purpose extends beyond serving nutritious food using real ingredients. It means hiring world-class individuals and fostering a culture that champions diversity, ensures equity, and celebrates inclusion. All qualified applicants, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.


Qualified applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the terms of the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or certain state or local laws. Please contact if you need an accommodation due to a disability to complete an application, job interview, and/or to otherwise participate in the hiring process. This email does not respond to non-accommodations related requests.

Primary Location: Ohio - Columbus - 8890 - 500 Neil Ave-(08890)

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8890 - 500 Neil Ave-(08890)
500 Neil Ave
Columbus 43215

Job Information Technology Job Posting 04/03/2024 Job Number 24012561

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