Data Governance Manager, Senior in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/5/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0026336

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Data Governance Manager, Senior

Key Role:

Assist with establishing and governing an enterprise data governance implementation roadmap, including strategic priorities for the development of information-based capabilities. Assist with rolling out an enterprise-wide data governance framework, with a focus on improvement of data quality and the protection of sensitive data through modifications to organization behavior policies and standards, principles, governance metrics, processes, related tools, and data architecture. Assist with defining roles and responsibilities related to data governance and ensure clear accountability for stewardship of the company’s principal information assets. Develop and maintain inventory of the enterprise’s information maps, including authoritative systems and owners and facilitate the development and implementation of data quality standards, data protection standards, and adoption requirements across the enterprise. Assist with defining indicators of performance and quality metrics and ensure compliance with data-related policies, standards, roles and responsibilities, and adoption requirements. Assist with leading senior management, including resources from business and functional areas and IT business and operations functions to achieve their objectives and resolve issues escalated from business and functional areas, including data governance representatives

Basic Qualifications: 

-7+ years of experience with IT data governance in various capacities

-Experience with a Big Data ecosystem, including HDFS, NoSQL, and Graph databases

-Experience in working with Splunk and at least one large-scale implementation

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree required

Additional Qualifications:

-Ability to operate astutely in uncertain environments with authority and influence

-Ability to emphasize methodology, modeling, and governance while remaining technologically and politically neutral

-Ability to display perseverance, innovation and creativity, resilience and hardiness, inquisitiveness, adaptability and flexibility, ambiguity tolerance, detail orientation, and self-confident work ethic

-Possession of excellent oral and written communications skills to explain advanced concepts to team members, users, and clients

-Possession of excellent problem-solving skills to work independently and address ad-hoc challenges

-BA or BS degree in CS or a related field preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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