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Chief Data Officer Team Leader # 120417
Join the Swiss Universal Bank as Team Leader of the Data Governance team and you’ll be able to develop your skills with a bank that’s leading the industry. You will be a part of a global environment with premier training and development opportunities for you to develop on your unique talents and drive your success. You’ll also have the chance to gain an insider’s view of our Swiss Universal Bank business – extending your knowledge across data governance, quality management, data lineage & modeling and business process management. So come on board and get ready to make the next step of your career a big one.
To support Data Management and Governance operations within the Swiss Universal Bank, we are seeking a skilled Team Leader to join our Wroclaw team and support us in performing data governance adoption of business critical data in our bank. Your main responsibilities will involve leading a team of 4 Data Governance Specialists and acting as Subject Matter Expert collaborating closely with Business and IT based in Zurich and Poland, to:
Lead a team and coordinate daily operations for the delivery of business services in close collaboration with Zurich-based stakeholders and Wroclaw-based line manager.
Develop, coach and motivate direct reports including feedback rounds, performance management and HR.
Establish and maintain adequate controls and risk mitigation measures for the delivery of services out of team in Wroclaw.
Subject Matter Expert:
Lineage - Analyze and document linage (how does the data flow through the bank, where is it sourced from, who consumes it, in what tables and interfaces it is contained, where it is transformed and how).
Glossary and data modeling – understand what the data means, define a common conceptual glossary and a conceptual data model for the Swiss Universal Bank (SUB) aligned to the enterprise-wide glossary work.
Ownership of data – identify and appoint data owners and stewards who need to ensure adequate quality of the data and are the go-to persons for data consumers.
Controls - Identify and document controls related to the data, identify data quality issues and inefficiencies in data flow.
Data Architecture – define the data architecture for SUB in collaboration with IT Architecture and Group CDO.
Deliver above in projects or works packages including reporting to program management and stakeholders and participate in projects with other teams in our department that are related to data topics, for example data analytics.
Support the further development of our capabilities, develop training material and guidelines, train team members, help shaping how SUB will do Data Governance and be a data governance champion.
Continuous opportunities to work on other CDO projects according to your personal skill and preferences in data management or analytics.
You will support SUB to achieve:
Well-founded business decisions based on governed and controlled data.
Compliance with the BCBS239 regulation and other regulatory requirements.
Digitalization of our processes.
Enable business and IT to source the right data with adequate data quality for their purposes. We provide transparency of what data is available where in what quality for change projects and analytics.
Open to discussing flexible/agile working.
You have people management or team leadership professional experience.
You have a passion for people management and demonstrate high level of ethical standards.
You have between 2-5 years of professional experience in data governance or business analysis in at least one of data concepts such as data modeling, glossary, data architecture, lineage or data quality.
Experience in banking industry will be considered as an asset.
You have strong analytical skills and problem solving capabilities.
You have excellent communication and presentation skills.
You possess professional command of English.
Your previous experience in Data Governance practice and tools such as Collibra, Rochade will be considered as an advantage.
You work diligently and independently.
You enjoy analyzing complex topics interacting with IT and business SMEs.
You are interested in owning and developing topics and/or owning work packages and project streams and are willing to collaborate in projects across teams.
Experience of SQL, or/and Tableau is a plus.
You are a dedicated problem solver and you are happy to take initiative to improve.
Private medical care
Training and development
Language training course
Family – nursery and kindergarten funding, gift vouchers for Christmas
Health promotion: Multisport card, sporting events and groups within Credit Suisse (skiing trips, football team, running team, tennis training course etc.)
Employee discounts on various products and services (event tickets, consumer products, etc.)
Employee Referral Program
Flexible work schedule and working from home (home office)
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