Data Quality Director
Job Description & Qualifications:
We are trusted advisers enabling Ford to see our business, know our customers and act in a meaningful way. We drive evidence-based decision making by providing timely, actionable and forward-looking insights to our One Ford business partners.
Ford's Global Data, Insights and Analytics (GDI&A) organization is a rapidly expanding group within Ford Motor Company that supports all of our skill teams (e.g. Purchasing, Product Development, Marketing & Sales, Manufacturing, Finance, etc.). We are seeking a Data Quality Director to lead a team responsible for managing data quality at the enterprise level to make data usable for Ford's data strategy, enabling Digital Network capabilities and powers AI/ML, Customer Experience, Fitness and Smart Vehicles in a Smart World.
Leads a team responsible for managing data quality at the enterprise level to make data usable for Ford's data strategy, enabling Digital Network capabilities and powers AI/ML, Customer Experience, Fitness and Smart Vehicles in a Smart World.
Coordinate with analytics teams and within Data Operations to insure that customer and business-facing data products, dashboards and analytics deliverables are delivered on time without defects
Partner with GDIA Tech teams to manage timelines and deliverables
Tool and capability POCs
Tool enhancements and implementations
Leads MDM implementation for enterprise data domains
Standard taxonomy for data from connected vehicles
Supports ERP initiatives with master data for operational domains
Coordinates Customer MDM with Identity Resolution lead
Manage the Enterprise Data Catalog to make data accessible and understandable for the enterprise
Talent Development of team members to build a high performing team globally, including Chennai integration
Establish and maintain relationships with industry groups, digital leaders, peers in other organizations and organizations within Ford, to benchmark and improve data management practices.
Effective communication to collaborate and influence to deliver high quality data in areas without direct control
Backup for the Director, Data Operations and Privacy
Works directly across GDI&A to insure that data quality supports business commitments; troubleshoots issues as part of a cross-functional team
Works extensively with IT partners, OGC, AI/ML to enable Digital Network through enterprise data use
Partners with the Corporate Strategy team to integrate Data Strategy with other strategic initiatives
Will work with all skill teams and business units including both Automotive and Mobility businesses, and Corporate Strategy.
Works with other organizations responsible for data management, data access and data use. Functions include: data management, consultation, project design, project execution, interpretation of results, documentation of data assets, and handoff to analytics teams in GDIA and skill teams. Geography - Global
3+ years of experience leading and developing a multi-level team of 40+ employees
15+ years of professional experience
Data management and program management
Communication and Change Management
Responsibility for delivering data products to drive direct or indirect revenue
Experience working and communicating across an enterprise, including senior executives and all forms of communication - formal presentations, meetings, and email
Master's Degree in Economics, Statistics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Marketing, Business Systems or MBA with specialization in marketing or research; or work equivalent.
Experience preferred in
Background in IT; either working with IT partners or as part of an IT team
Strong collaboration and influencing skills, and the ability to energize a cross-functional team
Demonstrated problem formulation with the ability to take complex problems and break them down to create and implement an action plan
Communicate findings to make data analysis actionable and understandable by business partners, including IT and analytics
Ability to lead, plan, develop, and implement projects / programs that generate cost savings and efficiencies and the courage to stop those that do not
Equally comfortable in a leading or supporting role depending on the needs of the initiative
Join our team as we create tomorrow! We believe in putting people first, working together, and facing challenges head-on, because we're Built Ford Tough. We're one team striving to make people's lives better while creating value, delivering excellence and ultimately going for the win.
Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, TN visa holders may be considered.
Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.
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