Senior Manager Master Data Management

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

This is a remote position and can be based anywhere in the US. Several locations have been listed for marketing purposes but only one position is available. Our work at Hach ensures water quality for people around the world. Our customer partnerships, passionate experts, and reliable, easy-to-use solutions make water analysis better-faster, simpler, greener, and more informative. As a member of our team, you'll get to make an immediate, measurable impact on a global scale, within industries from aviation to manufacturing to mining. You'll also be part of an environment that fosters career growth and professional development, with kindness at its core. And you'll be part of our mission, which drives us to develop water quality solutions that protect the health and safety of all living things. Hach is proud to be one of Danaher's Water Quality companies. Motivated by the highest possible stakes of climate change and global health, we're working together within a rapidly digitizing industry to find innovative technologies that guarantee the safety of our water and our environment. Job Summary: The Senior Manager, Master Data Management (MDM) is the global leader responsible for strategic coordination and leadership activities related to reference & master data, metadata, and data quality with the goal of using data as an asset. This includes development of data lifecycle management policies and processes; and handling data catalog and MDM software solutions. The person in this role will be a leading voice in the Data Advisory Group, which includes data owners and data stewards at select functions. They will also lead a small team of Global Data Stewards and Global Data Analysts. Although top notch technical skills are highly desired, we are really looking for somebody who can join us on our journey to build a global MDM structure and who can develop an outstanding team to support this key initiative. The role will work under the Director, Global Data Governance (GDG). This team is part of the CFO organization and provides key contributions to enterprise and GDG goals in alignment with overall business strategy. Key Responsibilities * Work in close collaboration with domain data owners and data stewards at business functions and the GDG organization to develop data quality frameworks, processes, metrics, and policy alignment mechanisms. * Conduct effective reviews of business processes and data pipelines to ensure quality of information delivery in efficient and effective ways. * Lead implementation and operation of data catalog and master data management software (e.g., Talend, Informatica, Reltio, Profisee, etc.) * Mentor and coach team members on data management & data services methodologies * Collaborate with Enterprise and Data Architecture and Business Intelligence teams to ensure alignment with other global data governance areas of practice (e.g. Data Architecture, Data Modelling, Data Storage & Operations, Security, Data Integration & Interoperability, Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, and Analytics. Technical Expertise * Understanding of Data Governance and the role of a successful MDM practice including data quality and privacy regulations (e.g. GDPR, CCPA, etc.) * Provides detailed advice regarding systems, applications, and implementation of processes and systems following best practices (e.g. Data Management Association standards) * Provides insights to best international and industry standards for diverse data domains, usability opportunities, and potential ROI derived from their implementation (e.g. ISIC, UNSPC, ISO, HS, DUNS #, etc.) * Advises on the implementation of general-purpose ontologies where applicable (e.g. FIBO, CDISC, QUDT, etc.) * Academic and professional expertise on design, implementation, and management of ontologies, hierarchies, and catalogs, as well as taxonomy and semantic linkage development and implementation on multiple domains. * Understanding of ETL/ELT/API based Integration patterns for Data Services and MDM. Minimum Qualifications: * Degree in Library and Information Science, Computer Science, Business Intelligence, Information Science, MBA with IT focus, or related * Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) * Five or more years of professional experience demonstrating success leading master data management programs in a global organization * Mastery of MDM concepts, benefits, best practices & challenges * Experience with MDM software solutions (e.g., Talend, Informatica, Profisee, Reltio, etc.) * Multilingual capabilities are a strong plus (e.g., French, German, Mandarin, Spanish, Portuguese, etc.) * Ability to travel internationally about 20% of the time The salary range for this role is $115,400k-160kUSD. This is the range that we in good faith believe is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and this range is only applicable for jobs to be performed in Colorado. This range may be modified in the future. This job is also eligible for bonus, incentive pay. We offer comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) to eligible employees. Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company's sole discretion, consistent with the law. #remote When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes. The EEO posters are available here. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at to request accommodation. If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time to find out.

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