Data Governance Lead - Wallet, Payments & Commerce Analytics

Apple | Cupertino, Ca

Date listed

5 months ago

Employment Type

Full time



Total Funding

$6.2 billion

Glassdoor Rating

4/5 (15000 reviews)

Keywords: hadoop etl sql spark python ml

Looking for a detail-oriented professional with strong analytical and problem tackling skills to lead Data Governance and Information Architecture for the Wallet, Payments & Commerce Analytics Organization. As a member of the Data Governance team, you will play a central role in planning, monitoring and enforcement over the management of data assets due legal, privacy & government regulations to avoid fines, loss of revenue or bad customer experience. You will partner closely with the business and engineering teams to lead data governance initiatives, define requirements, perform impact analysis, produce specifications, and align our information architecture to enable the business success while meeting the data quality standards and compliance regulations. This includes working with our data, engineering, legal, and business teams to align to a single data strategy, connecting with external companies and partners, driving standards, and aligning to industry standard methodologies. Many of the initiatives could be related to improving the infrastructure for data collection/maintenance and report generation. You will be responsible for managing multi-functional teams to define, build and roll-out innovative solutions that bring efficiency to business operations and increase accuracy and scalability of data/reporting. The job includes the ability to lead resources, prepare appropriate documentation, delegate tasks to team members, effectively communicate project status, collaborate across all levels of organization. We're growing and encourage you to apply! We believe the role would place you in a highly-energized environment with some of the most hardworking, creative individuals in the industry where you would be inspired to share your years of experience along with providing extraordinary support for the team.

- Leads the data governance & information architecture for our data assets in partnership with our Data Science, Data Engineering & ML teams - Forges strong business and stakeholder partnerships to ensure widespread adoption of the data governance center across the organization - Leads the implementation of data governance processes - Data stewardship and governance, specifically with regards to data quality - Provides consulting expertise through effective communication to customers, stakeholders, management, staff and peers to ensure expectations are met

Skills & requirements

  • 7+ years of data experience including building data platforms, data analytics solutions, and using data to drive action
  • Knowledge of data governance standard methodologies, business and technology issues related to management of enterprise information assets and approaches related to data protection
  • Ability to collaborate with different teams, utilize outstanding influencing skills, and demonstrate strong senior-level communication abilities
  • Foundation in systems development, integration and knowledge of how data architecture fits in the overall life cycle and architecture patterns
  • Have strong working knowledge of database structures and data warehousing principles
  • SQL proficiency with the ability to ETL both structured and unstructured data from various sources; experience with TeraData highly preferred
  • Familiarity with data visualization tools such as Tableau is a plus
  • Experience with analytical systems in Spark + Hadoop with Python or R highly preferred

BS Degree in Computer Science or equivalent