Entergy Data Governance Manager in Woodlands, Texas

Data Governance Manager

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Date: Jul 9, 2018

Location: Woodlands, TX, US

Company: Entergy

This position can be located in Woodlands, TX, New Orleans, LA, or Little Rock,AR.

Job Summary/Purpose

The Data Governance Manager serves as a leader and point of escalation for governance, data quality and protection issues. The successful candidate will work closely with Business and IT leadership to improve the quality and value of core data assets across the enterprise, respond to regulatory protection requirements, and support the strategic requirements of the department.

Job Duties/Rsponsibilities

Creation and implementation of enterprise data governance standards.

Manage data governance program and project performance (e.g. delivery on commitments, quality, responsiveness, reliability, service levels).

Coordinate with data stewards and data owners across the enterprise to address data quality issues and develop data governance goals, standards, processes, and technologies.

Define indicators of performance and quality metrics and ensure compliance with data related policies, standards, roles and responsibilities, and adoption requirements.

Roll 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.

Minimum Requirements

Education required of the position

Bachelor's degree in Business, IT or related STEM field or equivalent experience.

Experience required of the position

Minimum of 5+ years of governance of data at business unit and Enterprise level, preferably 2+ years in Energy industry.

Experience with implementation and use of data governance software (e.g. Informatica Enterprise Information Catalog, IBM InfoSphere).

Demonstrated practical working knowledge of data management and governance disciplines, including data profiling, data quality, and hands-on management of business definitions/glossary and technical metadata.

Experience with the following technologies: SQL databases, Hadoop or other Big Data platforms, Tableau or similar data visualization tools such as SSRS, Spotfire or others.

Skills and abilities required of the position

Strong communicator both at technical and strategic levels; Ability to translate business input into a set of target data quality standards; Experience discussing complex topics in a simple, easy-to-understand way; Demonstrated teamwork skills; Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to interact with variety of customers and stakeholders

Certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position


Working Conditions

As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.


Primary Location: Texas-Woodlands

Job Function :All Other Jobs

FLSA Status :Professional

Relocation Option: Approved in accordance with the Entergy guidelines

Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU

Number of Openings :1

Req ID: 80968

Travel Percentage :Up to 25%

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Nearest Major Market: Houston

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