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Enterprise Data Governance Manager

DFW Airport, TX, United States
Feb 16, 2023


Job Description


Job Overview  

The role of Enterprise Data Governance Manager will be responsible for administering an enterprise-wide data democratization & governance framework called Data 360. This role will drive business value, develop, and promote a culture of data-drive decision making, break down data and information silos, improve data quality, and protect data. The incumbent will work directly with DFW executives, business units & the Governance Council to promote data self-service, advance data analytics, and promote data literacy & ethics. 

What you will be doing: 

  • Develop and promote a data governance culture throughout the organization and help manage data as an asset, minimize data risk; effectively motivate people, promote accountability.
  • Serve as the solution architect for the Data 360 Program; assist in development of data tool strategy, requirements, usage, and cohesiveness.
  • Serve as Enterprise Data 360 Program liaison to Executive Steering, Governance Council, ITS, Data Management, Legal, Data Stewards, Business unit leadership & Software vendors. Communicate the business value of data governance along with monthly Program updates to the Data Governance Council and Executive steering.
  • Lead strategy development, implementation, and administration of enterprise data policies, procedures, and standards which will evolve with the enterprise data strategy
  • Educate & evangelize industry best practices around data democratization across DFW
  • Lead cross-functional data development and data stewardship teams (dotted-line matrix structure).
  • Curate & administer DFW’s data marketplace, and lead metadata management initiatives for both technical and business metadata.

What you need:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, related fields of study
  • Five (5) years’ experience of building & establishing data governance practices in a large scale financial, municipal, or similar complex & regulatory organization or related experience.
  • Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for the above.

What we desire: 

  • Experience leading large-scale programs in a government industry or similar, ensuring initiatives are tracked, managed, and communicated effectively with stakeholders and customer
  • Documented technical and analytical skills; ability to communicate across the organization and manage multiple releases/priorities
  • Strong knowledge of data warehousing concepts, experience implementing data modeling techniques, & familiarity with industry best practices for data security; Information Technology background or work experience preferred
  • Knowledge of master data management, reference data management, data quality management, data integration
  • Experience/working knowledge of Informatica Governance Suite, Tableau, Tableau Prep, & TOAD Data Point, R, Python, SAS, SPSS
  • Excellent written, oral communication, and presentation skills, capable of expressing complex concepts in easy-to-understand way
  • Ability to bridge the communication gap by translating technical understanding into Business understanding and visa-versa, to translate between technical speak and business speak 

About Us 

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport—one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We’re recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.  

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of over 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We’re looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.  

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose. 


Job Info

Job ID# 1006927

Feb 16, 2023

United States