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Manager, Enterprise Data Management

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Number: 106570
Title: Manager
Functional Title: Manager, Enterprise Data Management
Category Status: 33-Exempt Regular
Applicant Search Category: Staff
University Authorized FTE: 1.000
Unit: DIT-EE-Data Administration
Campus/College Information:

Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.

Position Summary/Purpose of Position:

The Manager, Enterprise Data Management leads key data initiatives focused on the management and use of the university’s Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) and associated processes. This individual understands end-to-end master data processes and flows and uses that knowledge to implement data management functional solutions, in concert with owners of the data in other business areas. The Manager, EDM ensures data integrity and compliance by leading the team performing data quality, data profiling, data validation, administering and maintaining the master data tables with database administrator assistance. This individual also performs root-cause analysis on data related system problems and recommends or executes corrective action. Working with the EDW Architect and associated data engineers, the Manager, EDM recommends ways to strengthen data integrity, quality, and availability of data through the EDW. This individual collaborates with Data Stewards to ensure appropriate data training and support is available for the effective use of data within the EDW. The Manager, EDM collaborates with the EDW Architect, Data Modeler, ETL engineers, IT Infrastructure teams, Data Stewards, Data SMEs and appropriate business teams in the creation and implementation of new or revised designs that affect data sets for the EDW. This leader also leads the team that conducts testing and validation to troubleshoot issues related to master data and the EDW. The Manager, EDM is a key contributor to the decision support initiative to advance business intelligence (BI) and analytics capabilities for the university. This position resides in the University Decision Support unit within the Division of Information Technology.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in computer science, information systems or a related IT discipline

At least 5 years of experience in a leadership role performing data management, interpreting data policy, conducting impact analysis for data related changes, communicating with a wide variety of personnel at different levels within an organization.

At least 5 years of experience collaborating with business users and working with IT technical staff.

At least 5 years of experience with an EDW.

At least 3 years of supervisory experience and managing personnel

At least 3 years of hands-on SQL development experience

At least 3 years of hands-on experience with implementing data quality processes.
Strong understanding of Master Data Management

Strong understanding of using Dimensional Data Models

Experience working with at least 2 common database platforms ( i.e. Oracle, SQL Server, Teradata, etc.)

Ability to communicate clearly, in written or spoken word, with customers and team members.


Experience performing data profiling activities

Experience with Amazon Redshift or other cloud-based data warehouse technologies

Experience working with data virtualization tools

Experience with developing and conducting data training programs

Experience with supporting data governance activities

Self-motivated, energetic, detail oriented and a team player

Experience with higher education data is a plus

Additional Certifications:
Additional Information:
Posting Date: 03/01/2018
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Best Consideration Date 03/23/2018
Physical Demands


Diversity Statement:

The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References (no emails sent from system)
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How many years of Master Data Management experience?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * How many years of SQL experience?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * How did you hear about this position?
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