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Manager Data Acquisition

Walmart
Hoboken, NJ 07030
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1406242BRReq ID:1406242BRCompany Summary:What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has grown over the last 50 years into the largest retailer in the world. Each week, over 260 million customers and members visit our 11,695 stores under 59 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. With fiscal year 2017 revenue of $485.9 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. It's all part of our unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the world.Job Title:Manager Data AcquisitionPosition Summary:About the Data Strategy and Enablement Organization: Our organization focuses on managing and delivering world-class data assets, including creating and maintaining data standards, driving policy compliance, creating partnerships, and developing pipelines and self-service tools. We empower our business to leverage data to fuel growth, driving revenue in our core and building new business model opportunities. We protect customer, associate, and partner data, ensuring privacy and security when collecting and using data. Key responsibilities: - Executing strategy that will include evaluation of current and new data sources to complement data asset catalog - Work with business domains to understand data needs, evaluate requests to acquire new datasets and make purchasing recommendations - Monitor and produce reports on data usage to inform long-term acquisition strategy - Act as SME on data sources, uses, and best practices - Anticipate critical business issues and identify ways new data sources and uses can help address those needs - Work with product teams to understand how current data is used and identify ways to enhance current products with new data - Manage partnerships with new and existing data partners - Support strategic relationships with critical enterprise data providers - Define and implement onboarding workflow, including data quality testing, and help discover new and better ways of improving the efficiency of our operations - Curate documentation and update 3rd party data inventory for enterprise use - Execute against a communication plan including leading training sessions to facilitate end user supportCity:HOBOKENState:NJPosition Description:About the Data Strategy and Enablement Organization: Our organization focuses on managing and delivering world-class data assets, including creating and maintaining data standards, driving policy compliance, creating partnerships, and developing pipelines and self-service tools. We empower our business to leverage data to fuel growth, driving revenue in our core and building new business model opportunities. We protect customer, associate, and partner data, ensuring privacy and security when collecting and using data. Key responsibilities: - Executing strategy that will include evaluation of current and new data sources to complement data asset catalog - Work with business domains to understand data needs, evaluate requests to acquire new datasets and make purchasing recommendations - Monitor and produce reports on data usage to inform long-term acquisition strategy - Act as SME on data sources, uses, and best practices - Anticipate critical business issues and identify ways new data sources and uses can help address those needs - Work with product teams to understand how current data is used and identify ways to enhance current products with new data - Manage partnerships with new and existing data partners - Support strategic relationships with critical enterprise data providers - Define and implement onboarding workflow, including data quality testing, and help discover new and better ways of improving the efficiency of our operations - Curate documentation and update 3rd party data inventory for enterprise use - Execute against a communication plan including leading training sessions to facilitate end user supportMinimum Qualifications:Who you are: - You have prior experience with responsibility for executing a data acquisition strategy including responsibility for data curation, asset procurement and management of vendor relationships - You have deep understanding of commercial data sources and understand database concepts and terminology - You have a demonstrated track record of handling multiple complex sourcing projects and delivering results - You have strong project management experience and the ability to project manage multiple complex projects - You are a team player, with the courage to drive change through disruption while maintaining a respect for the team 4 - 6 years of experience enabling organizations to leverage internal/external data sources; experience working with and managing 3rd party vendors a plus - Self-directed, well organized and have good follow-up skills - Excellent written and oral communication skills - Strong interpersonal skills - Proven ability to drive results, especially in a matrixed or influence based environment - Strong relationship building skills, coupled with high business acumen - Driven to work with the teams to dig into data, processes, and issuesCategory:Data Science / Machine Learning Brand:Walmart Labs
Posted: 2020-02-18 Expires: 2020-04-27

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