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Boston, Massachusetts - USD Full Time Posted: Wednesday, 16 May 2018
The Finance Risk Infrastructure Business Solutions Team (FRIBS) is responsible for providing business and technology solutions for our Finance and Risk business partners.
The Data Steward Program Lead (AVP) is a key position responsible for identifying and resolving all types of data issues working with Business Unit core team, IT, Enterprise Data Governance & Management to ensure high levels of data quality, integrity, privacy, availability, security, usability and adherence to Corporate policies and procedures.
Major Responsibilities:
  • Support Day-to-Day Data Stewardship Operations which include:
    • Work with the functional Data Stewards to identify key content related to applications;
    • Monitoring the intake of metadata discovery and ongoing maintenance of key data within the Enterprise Data Catalog;
    • Support Data Stewards with cataloging and certifying key data including business and technical data definitions, data flow, security, privacy, use and location of data;
    • Analyze data flows and dictionaries to support the cataloging efforts;
    • Development and maintenance of project plans and regular communication with key stakeholders to track progress;
    • Produce metrics detailing overall status;
  • Support enterprise data-decision making processes and facilitate discussion to address conflicting viewpoints with the goal of arriving at mutually satisfactory agreements.
  • Understand the enterprise direction, processes, rules, requirements and deficiencies.
  • Support leads as they guide the business and initiative area steward needs for information sourcing; provisioning; consumption; standardization; and reporting & analytics.
  • Support the resolution of data, information and processing challenges that are having an adverse impact on the operational environment and/or business performance.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement and incorporate it in the data strategy.
  • Participate in projects involving upstream and downstream data flows and processes to ensure compliance with data governance policy.
  • Create reporting around data governance progress for key stakeholders and management.
  • Participate/Initiate data quality efforts working closely with key stakeholders to design, develop and deploy process redesign, and tool implementation, where needed.
Skills and Experience:
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to influence staff and customers are required.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills to motivate and influence staff and customers are required.
  • Strong understanding of enterprise data management concepts, principles and practices.
  • Ability to understand data models, data taxonomy, and a deep appreciation of data standards and data quality.
  • Exceptional analytical, conceptual and problem-solving abilities.
  • Excellent project management skills to manage multiple issues simultaneously.
  • Strong presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Prior business operations role with data focus. Experienced in managing/monitoring data.
  • Self-confidence, high energy and tenacity in bringing issues to closure and moving forward are highly desired.
  • 7+ years of Financial Services Industry preferred.
  • BA/BS Computer Science/Business/MIS (or equivalent work experience to substitute for education).
  • Demonstrated and proven leadership ability along with proven project/people management skills.
  • Proven understanding of regional environment and shows good understanding of global environment.

Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
State Street Corporation
State Street Corporation
5/16/2018 1:30:38 PM

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