Director- Data Engineering & Data Governance

Job title: Director- Data Engineering & Data Governance

Company: Verizon

Job description: What you’ll be doing…

This Director position will be responsible for supporting AI&D Organization’s Data Engineering & Data Governance. This leader will be responsible for building a highly motivated and talented team, coaching and mentoring them to deliver high quality data models that enables the business to move forward.You will partner with business units to establish goals, influence and effectively communicate the vision set by Senior Leadership.

This person must have excellent communication, Data Engineering, project management, and strategic thinking skills along with strong technical experience, and reports to the leader of Data Science.

Leading the Data engineering and Governance group and will be integral to the larger Data Governance & Architecture, Engineering, Enablement, and Data Science practices, partnering closely with the U.S. teams, and aligning on a common strategy, architecture, and roadmap.

As a leader, growing a diverse team of Big Data Engineers, Warehouse, Data Operations, Data Stewards, Data Governance leads and Data Quality and set a strong practice for AI&D organization in Verizon India.

Defining and delivering data solutions that enable and enhance the organization’s analytical capabilities.

Productize the data and enable seamless discovery and access to the data product

Identifying, designing, and implementing internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability.

Establishing Data as a service to enable self service for data access.

Support the goal of Industrialization of AI by taking care of the design and continuous improvement of a highly optimized, state-of-the-art AI/ML model manufacturing environment.

Responsible for the orchestration and implementation of the environment.

Driving Trusted, Available and Protected Data by implementing data standard and policies

Establishing data governance platform and operating model in support of Privacy

Monitoring the advancement in the technology stack and continuously assess the existing stack with the future needs of the organization

Supporting the data infrastructure needs of the users including Business operations, analytics teams.

Driving the team to maintain world class academic credentials through publications, presentations, external collaborations and contributions to the research community

Partnering with Academia, Startup ecosystem to look beyond the art of possible and invest in future capabilities

Establish objectives, create roadmaps, and align with key partners and stakeholders towards the delivery of strategic business goals.

Delivering results within budget, time, quality and strategic and tactical key performance goals

Documenting and comply with software quality, data security and compliance processes.

Creating proposals and presenting effectively to a diverse audience; managing stakeholders.

Managing teams in both direct and matrix structures;

Managing operating budget. Analyze reports and operation results, and develop action plans designed to increase productivity and operations efficiency.

Developing leadership qualities in the organization to achieve high performance results; drive employee satisfaction and engagement for the organization.

Responsible for management, staffing and operations; make decisions regarding hiring, promotion and disciplinary actions. Coach, train and motivate team to achieve subject matter expertise. Hire and train high-performing innovation experts.

Market and Industry Knowledge: Analyzing technology trends and discovering opportunities for growth. Review tracking reports and stay continuously updated on results.

Contributing and driving larger organization wide initiatives to support Verizon India transformation.

Identify synergies across delivery teams and work towards Optimizing processes and resources & Leverage CoEs/Focus groups by Facilitating collaboration and sharing of knowledge & best practices

Maintaining required governance, compliances and ensuring security in all aspects.

Look at the external environment and adapt/relook at strategies on Business/Technology front.

What we’re looking for…

You have excellent communication, Data Engineering, project management, and strategic thinking skills along with strong technical experience, and reports to the leader of Data Science.

You’ll need to have:

Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science; Master’s degree preferred.

Ten or more years of technology leadership experience, including solid understanding of technology selection, architecture, and full stack implementation.

Five or more years of telecom industry experience with a focus on large scale transformation programs & contribute to larger organization (preferred).

Five or more years of Software Engineering and Data Management & Data Science.

Eight or more years of direct people management experience, including leadership of diverse global teams.

Experience leading senior talent, mentoring and coaching.

Even better if you have:

Demonstrated experience partnering with Business teams at multiple levels to drive alignment and delivery of complex problems.

Ability to identify opportunities, facilitate sessions to ideate and come up with joint cross-functional solutions to improve internal working within the organization.

Ability to meet deadlines, manage multiple projects simultaneously, and to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, customer and team-oriented work environment.

Strong presentation skills to communicate complex concepts effectively.

Industry recognitions ,Patents & Papers ,Participation in standards/ professional bodies

Position is based out of the Hyderabad, Bangalore or Chennai, India location.

When you join Verizon

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G – a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Diversity and Inclusion at Verizon

At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our page to learn more.

Expected salary:

Location: India

Job date: Sat, 21 Nov 2020 06:45:18 GMT

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