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AVP, Data Architect

Location : Henderson, NV
Job Type : Direct
Reference Code : 90137914
Hours : Full Time
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :

About Data Governance Office

The Data Governance Office is a holistic data management program encompassing group-wide date architecture, spanning and integrated consistently across Business Units, Technology and Group Functions.


Role Purpose

·         The Reference Data Lead is critical to the organization in ensuring execution and documentation of defined business rules.

·         This role will collaborate with all business areas in ensuring identification, prioritization and maintenance of Critical Data Elements (CDE) for internal and external reports.


Key Accountabilities

Reference and Master Data

o    Lead the analysis of the current state master and reference data architecture and documentation of gaps (e.g. assessment of third party data vendors for completeness and accuracy of data)

o    Lead the process of building a complete and standardized reference and master data architecture

o    Advise on the remediation of gaps in the master and reference data architecture

o    Accountable for the documentation of required attributes for data domains to support a robust and successful deployment of a Master and Reference Data Management platform

o    Synchronization of local architecture and data models with global definitions.

Routine Skills

o    Deep hands on experience with data architecture, sourcing and management

o    Strong leadership skills and ability to influence continuous improvement of applications and infrastructure

o    Provide thought leadership and best practices required to deliver effective data management solutions

Functional Skills

o    Experience with banking and credit card subject areas (e.g. credit risk, operational risk, etc.)

o    Knowledge of the regulatory landscape (e.g. CCAR, IFRS9, BCBS239 etc.)

Technical Skills

o    Expertise in all aspects of data architecture design, including Master and Reference data platforms, principles and standards

o    Strong knowledge of data management tools (e.g. Data Stage, Informatica, Abinitio, etc.)

o    Experience with data modelling, mapping and profiling tools (e.g. ER/Studio, Erwin)

o    Knowledge of reference data or master data toolset (e.g. Collibra)


Person Specification

Basic Qualifications:

•          Bachelors degree and/or equivalent work experience

•          5+ years of experience leading operational teams

•          3+ years of data management and/or controls governance

Preferred Qualifications:

•          MBA preferred

•          5+ years of experience leading operational teams

•          3+ years of data management and/or controls governance

•          Ability to plan and manage at the strategic and operational levels

•          Excellent interpersonal skills, especially with executive level customers and partner, as well as, internal and external contacts

•          Ability to work collaboratively with internal and external constituents

•          Superior presentation skills

•          Highly motivated, energetic, extremely personable, comfortable working closely with executive management

•          Exceptional leadership skills in developing strategy, hiring, retaining and developing top talent and effectively dealing with performance issues



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