Data Strategy and Governance Lead

Carnegie Mellon University

Date: 10/01/2020

Location: Pittsburgh

As the Data Strategy and Governance Lead, you are responsible for planning and leading the Data Governance and Data Service programs for the University. You will work with leaders to establish and operate an evolving collaboration of data stewards, data consumers, and analysts to enable data sharing and analytics for the institution with the ultimate goal of supporting business leaders in using data to make decisions and analyze performance.

Your core responsibilities include:


  • Champion the Data Stewardship Committee, influence and educate partners on Data Governance.
  • Develop a data service program and establish an overall framework and processes for the creation and maintenance of standard definitions, metadata, and data management and sharing practices.
  • Develop and ensure the successful completion of schedules, timelines, planning, and documentation.
  • Ensure continuous improvement, maintaining current knowledge of partner needs, challenges, and opportunities, and also staying ahead of meaningful industry and technology advances.
  • Develop data management standards and policies to ensure data quality, stewardship, regulatory compliance, and issue resolution.
  • Actively connect with staff and senior leaders to increase their awareness of data governance, data management, and quality improvement efforts.

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