Ford Motor Company Data Governance Analyst in Dearborn, Michigan
Data Governance Analyst
Job Description & Qualifications:
Ford’s Global Data, Insights and Analytic Team is a new and rapidly expanding group within Ford Motor Company. The team is positioned to work across all areas in Ford Motor Company (e.g. Purchasing, Product Development, Ford Credit, Marketing & Sales, Manufacturing, Finance, etc.).
The role of the Data Governance is to ensure data quality, data management, data policies and risk management around the handling of data at Ford are followed. The Data Governance analyst will ensure Ford’s data is profiled to identify PII and other data attributes for security, understand content and opportunities to improve it with standards. The Data Governance analyst will work with various stakeholders to make recommendations to improve data quality, data standardization and data transformation. \n\n\n\n
Responsible for data usage/data management/data protection including:
Perform data profiling of sources to assess data quality and work on mitigation strategies and cleansing solutions
Populate Metadata content and associate terms in the Business Glossary to develop the Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog
Resolve and escalate data issues in the appropriate forums and work cross functionally to develop solutions
Collaborate with Data, Analytics and IT teams and guide them on data standards and the use of Informatica tools
Identify relationships in data to assist in providing insights
Establish repeatable, sustainable processes to maintain data and metadata
Understand company and regulatory guidelines regarding data privacy, usage and retention (PII, GDPR, SPII)
Create and deliver training and communications for new Informatica capability and Data Governance processes
Automate solutions to enable data protection for inter-related systems data and risks
Utilizing skills in Informatica Software: Data Quality, Profiling and Data Management tools, SQL and Data discovery techniques.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Finance or a related technical field
8 + years of progressive responsibilities in Data Integration/Data Management
Skills in Informatica: Analyzer, MDM, EIC, EDL, EDC, BDM, IDQ, PowerCenter
Skills in Java, NoSQL, HADOOP, IBM Data Stage/Quality Stage
Data Management tools, SQL and Data discovery techniques.
Ability to work within analytical frameworks in a Big Data environment (Data Lake, EDW, Data Warehouse architectures)
Knowledge of Application Development Lifecycle
Strong collaboration and communications skills, ability to engage with others
Ability to resolve complex problems and break them down to create and implement an action plan
Ability to lead data related project activities
Self-Starter who can work in ambiguous situations and drive to a solution
Strong organizational skills and ability to advance multiple work streams concurrently
The distance between imagination and …. Creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. And, it can be a road you start traveling right now. When you join Ford Motor Company, your journey begins. You become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.
Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.
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