Data Governance Lead

Lehigh County, PA

Posted: 09/11/2020 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Technology Job Number: 11209

Job Description

Job Title: Data Governance Lead
Status: 1 + year contract
Remote: Temporarily

We are seeking a Data Governance Lead for a well known company in the Lehigh Valley area.  Experience working in a lead capacity is highly preferred along with the ability to work across teams and to interface with tech, business and stakeholders.  Strong communication  skills required.

  • Establish and maintain policies and standards for end-to-end data governance
  • Define data governance operational processes (e.g., data quality measurement) in accordance with policies and standards, clearly articulating roles and responsibilities
  • Refine, manage, and facilitate a Data Policy Governance process to identify and remediate critical data issues and monitor data policy compliance
  • Ensure governance mechanisms are in place to monitor and control access to data
  • Lead enterprise working groups on Data Standards and Compliance
  • Solve cross-BU governance issues and escalate as needed
  • Support governance bodies in setting the right agenda and preparing supporting documents for the Data Council 
  • Establish and maintain Data Governance technology stack
  • Identify tools and IT support structure to translate Data Governance business needs into functional capabilities
  • Prioritize initiatives across the portfolio of Data Governance IT capabilities
  • Own enterprise-wide data initiatives with oversight of portfolio

  • Strong leadership experience in an enterprise or cross-functional role
  • Experience with any Data Catalog is required.
  • Proven experience implementing and leading Data Governance programs
  • Strong interpersonal and communication/ persuasion skills
  • Strong project management leadership
  • Experience in performance management metrics
  • Proven ability to coordinate cross functional teams of business, IT and other key stakeholders

If you or someone you know is a fit for this opportunity, please contact Talon today!  Excellent benefits available, great company culture and referral bonus eligible.

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