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Director Enterprise Data Management - P189418_S2

Chicago, IL 60602
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    P189418_S2
\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E Company Overview: \u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E Discover Financial Services is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. Since its inception in 1986, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States. The company issues the Discover card, America\u0027s cash rewards pioneer, and offers private student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, checking and savings accounts and certificates of deposit through its direct banking business. It operates the Discover Global Network comprised of Discover Network, with millions of merchant and cash access locations; PULSE, one of the nation\u0027s leading ATM/debit networks; and Diners Club International, a global payments network with acceptance in 190 countries and territories. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Discover\u0027s vision is to be the leading direct bank and payments partner and its mission is to help people spend smarter, manage debt better and save more so they achieve a brighter financial future. \u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers, and which is consistently awarded for both. We\u0027re all about people and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a r ewarding career. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E Position Description: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cp\u003E The Enterprise Technology team at Discover is looking for a Director, Data Management. In this role you will lead a group of Business/Data Analysts, partner with data architects, business stake holders and leaders in delivering next generation Enterprise Data Assets - Operational Data Stores and Data Warehouse . If you are equally adept at building and leading teams, fostering strong partnerships with business, enabling the enterprise to leverage data as a key enterprise asset, lead ing through change, and delivering capabilities delighting your customers , this role is for you. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E In this role you will: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Lead a team of business/data analysts, partner closely with data architects , work with business product owner s in developing requirements , prioritizing work and delivering enterprise data assets \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Partner with various leaders across the firm, understand their data needs and develop a strategic vision to meet their enterprise data needs \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Review existing systems in relation to future needs and benefits and recommend improvements to meet D iscover\u0027s enterprise data needs \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Manage and control costs associated with collecting, managing and sharing data while growing the value of the data to the organization. \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Provide prioritization, project oversight and mentorship on large scale data-related or data-intensive initiatives and measure and monitor benefits realization of those initiatives. \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Manage data driven projects involving timelines, vendor relationships, and budgets to ensure projects are delivered with the highest quality and within specified timeframes. \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Develop and design presentations, reports, and other deliverables and summarize findings to key stakeholders and executive leadership, communicating with both technical and non-technical team members. \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Attract, recruit and lead the industry\u0027s best talent and simultaneously have the technical chops to ensure we are developing the appropriate data assets based on the highest value business use cases \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Promote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to require standards and processes \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ESkills Required:\u003C/strong\u003E \u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Bachelor\u0027s Degree or military experience \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Proven ability to champion an idea and bring a group to consensus \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Proven ability to set enterprise level data capabilities, applying an in-depth understanding of the business strategy while enabling adoption of the enterprise assets \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Excellent problem-solving skills involving complex and ambiguous issues \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Ability to tell a compelling story around enterprise usage of data \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E At least 10 years of experience in a Technology Leadership position \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E At least 7 years of professional work experience in data warehousing / analytics \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E At least 7 years of experience in leading large data initiatives \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E At least 5 years of in the data management area \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E At least 5 years\u0027 experience leading business/data requirements teams \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E At least 5 years\u0027 experience working with business leaders in rationalizing and prioritizing requirements \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E At least 3 years of Business Intelligence/reporting experience \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E At least 1 year of experience working with cloud data capabilities \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Strong communication and presentation Skills \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Skills:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Master\u0027s Degree or PhD \u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E#LI-AS1 \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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Posted: 2019-10-08 Expires: 2019-12-12

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