Enterprise Data Strategy & Gov Senior

Freddie Mac
McLean, Virginia
Jun 02, 2021
Jul 02, 2021
Full Time
At Freddie Mac, you will do important work to build a better housing finance system and you'll be part of a team helping to make homeownership and rental housing more accessible and affordable across the nation.

Position Overview:
As a data governance / data management specialist, are you looking for new challenges to solve and enjoy influencing and collaborating with business and technology partners? Do you enjoy applying your risk mindset to data challenges? As a member of the Enterprise Data Office, you will help us gain a holistic view of data risk and support the company in leveraging data as a strategic business asset! Apply now and learn why there's #MoreAtFreddieMac!

**This position can be performed currently from a remote location in the U.S. but will require presence in a Freddie Mac office in the future.**
Our Impact:
The Enterprise Data Office is responsible for the execution and implementation of Freddie Mac's strategic data goals, including the achievement of the following:
  • Managing data-related risks across Freddie Mac functions
  • Influencing and partnering with Divisions to help them mature their data management programs
  • Finding and driving efficiencies within Freddie Mac's data ecosystem
Your Impact:
In this role, you will be an integral part of the newly formed Enterprise Data Office:
  • Serving as a trusted advisor to the divisions, ensure data requirements are defined, communicated and well understood
  • Using specialist knowledge and expertise to identify improvements through reducing data redundancy and driving data reuse with both internal and external data
  • Participating in the development of a data governance framework, with a focus on improvement of data quality and protection of critical data
  • Monitoring indicators of performance and quality metrics, ensuring compliance with data related policies
  • Performing gap assessments and create recommendations for closing those gaps
  • Proactively champion the value of information (data) as a strategic business asset
  • Efficiently coordinating activities across the 1st, 2nd and 3rd line of defense
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience; advanced studies/degree preferred and 5-7+ years of experience in one or more of the following areas: BCBS 239 implementation, DMBOK, DCAM, data governance, data quality, master data management, data and metadata management, business intelligence or data platform ownership
  • Experience with bringing people together towards a common goal
  • Ability to operate at a strategic level to assess the maturity of the organization and to be a change agent
  • Attention to detail and well-developed organizational skills
  • Hands-on data experience which may include experience with SQL or BI reporting
Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Experience working with multiple partners, leading day-to-day tactical activities in alignment with the information strategy
  • Proactively takes lead in building relationships internally and externally
  • Attention to detail and well-developed organizational skills
  • Outcome focused with an interest in customer experience
  • Strong situational analysis and decision-making abilities

Current Freddie Mac employees please apply through the internal career site.

Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you'll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with differing abilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Time-type:Full time

Job Category:Enterprise Services

FLSA Status:Exempt

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