Senior Manager, Project Management

Capital One
McLean, Virginia
Dec 31, 2021
Jan 29, 2022
Full Time
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Senior Manager, Project Management

The Role:

As Capital One continues to mature its enterprise data management and governance functions, Enterprise Data Management (EDM) is seeking a highly motivated Senior Project Manager to oversee the full lifecycle management of the Information and Data Management Policy and all related standards and procedures.

In this role, you will have a significant impact on the development and articulation of data management policies, which in turn supports our mission to mitigate data risk across the enterprise. The role will manage and recommend improvements to the complex process(es) by which data policies are written, socialized, approved, and communicated, and ensure these activities are aligned with Corporate Policy Office (CPO) expectations. You will have exposure across lines of business and second line partners as you ensure EDM policies are continuously aligned with the enterprise's top strategic initiatives in data and risk management. This role will also help steer critical conversations about data governance and data risk, with the objective of creating relevant, actionable data management requirements for the enterprise.

Overall, this role will be responsible for maintaining rigor, transparency, and continuous improvement to the full lifecycle of data management policy.

  • Oversee the full lifecycle of policy management, including requirements gathering, drafting, socializing, refining, and approval
  • Proactively collaborate with EDM stakeholders, second-line partners, and platform owners to understand emerging data risks and translate risks into data management requirements
  • Collaborate across EDM roles and functions to ensure data management requirements are faithfully realized in data validations, metrics, and communications.
  • Manage a Case Law process for divisions to seek guidance and approval on ways to meet the intent of EDM-owned policies
  • Ensure adherence to all CPO requirements and guidelines
  • Manage controls related to EDM policies
  • Build relationships with stakeholders of varying seniority to gather feedback, understand the impacts of policy, and collaborate on continuous improvement of the policy lifecycle
  • Lead the development and execution of other data management projects as required by EDM objectives

The person will:
  • Demonstrate an ability to advance the conversation about data governance; understand data risk and how to mitigate risk through data management requirements
  • Draw on excellent program/project management skils, bringing the ability to quickly put structure in place to manage work
  • Command a strong attention to detail ensuring that projects are managed and documented appropriately to mitigate delivery risk
  • Have a strong ability to solve problems cross-functionally
  • Exhibit outstanding influencing skills to effectively drive program/project
  • Draw on excellent communication and partnership skills to explain the nuances of policy intent to both data and business professionals
  • Display a passion for data risk management

Basic Qualifications:
  • At least a Bachelor's Degree or Military experience
  • At least 5 years of Data Governance or Data Management experience
  • At least 3 years of Project Management Experience
  • At least 3 years of Agile Delivery Experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • At least 7 years of Data Governance or Data Management experience
  • At least 5 years of Project Management Experience
  • At least 5 years of Agile Delivery Experience
  • Knowledge and experience in Data Management or Governance
  • Experience managing large programs across business areas
  • Exceptional communication and collaboration skills
  • Excellent problem solving and influencing skills

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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