Data Management Lead
Job Description Salient CRGT is a leading provider of data analytics, cloud, Agile software development, mobility, cyber security, and infrastructure solutions. We support these core capabilities with full lifecycle IT services—to help our customers meet critical goals for pivotal missions. We are purpose-built for IT transformation supporting federal civilian, defense, homeland, and intelligence agencies. Salient CRGT is starting a new data analytics and data management engagement with a defense customer. This is a chance to be one of the first members of an eventual large project team in modernizing a large-scale data and business intelligence environment. Selected personnel will create an enterprise level data strategy including data management, data governance, data transformation, and data exchanges. We will be using leading big data, data management, and data analytics technologies including open-source software. Salient CRGT is seeking to hire a Data Management Lead to perform data management and governance consulting with minimum supervision and direction. The Data Management Lead works as an expert to guide the establishment of an enterprise data strategy including data management, data governance, data transformation, and data exchanges. This resource is a SME and lead in support of the client program to help identify strategic ideas and translate into tactical data management and governance activities. The Data Management Lead will also perform outreach and training of stakeholders, communications plan development and execution. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide expert data management and governance strategy guidance to government client lead and key data stakeholders (who are executive level personnel in the client organization) Translate strategic ideas into tactical activities and guide the execution of the tactical data management and governance activities Evaluate the effectiveness of the data governance strategy using explicit metrics and quantifiable value assessment The candidate should have excellent communication skills and be able to work directly with client, technical, and management personnel, in particular, communicating effectively with executive level personnel and with expert data scientists and business stakeholders Quickly understanding the client's business issues and data challenges Mandatory Qualifications (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills) EXPERIENCE/SKILLS REQUIRED: Bachelor's Degree 12+ years overall experience 10+ years of experience to Data Governance to include 5+ years of experience as a Data Management and/or Governance lead in support of federal agency executives to establish enterprise-wide Data Strategy Experience creating an enterprise data strategy including data management, data governance, data transformation, and data exchanges Knowledge of the DAMA-DMBOK Framework for Data Governance Experience translating strategic ideas into tactical plans and activities Experience measuring the business value of Data Governance activities and outcomes Experience with master data management, metadata management, data stewardship, and data quality If you feel you are qualified for this position, express interest by clicking the Apply button below (if you are viewing this position on the Salient CRGT website). If you are viewing this job posting outside of the Salient CRGT website, please visit: www.salientcrgt.com/careers to express interest in this position through the Salient CRGT Careers page. Salient CRGT is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other factor prohibited by applicable anti-discrimination laws. Company Description As a leading provider of Information Technology, Training and Engineering services worldwide, our people play a critical role in helping our customers make better decisions while protecting our nation. We bring forward-looking business insights to strengthen communities and change lives. At Salient CRGT you will join talented people who are as passionate about their work as you area - analysts, programmers, systems/network administrators, engineers, trainers, communications specialists, project managers, and more. For the experienced professionals and veterans, we value your expertise and offer opportunities to share the most compelling projects. For students transitioning from college to work, explore the opportunities for college students and graduates.