MoData is looking for a Senior Data Strategy Consultant #hiring


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Forward thinking organizations are making the transition from Business Intelligence to Big Data – very often they are not sure of what that means. At MoData we help organizations through that transition by developing Data Strategies, creating the baseline for ongoing application delivery projects so that data can be treated as a corporate asset. This includes education, evangelism and delivering detailed requirements and specifications, working across functions and with vendors and third parties.

For consideration, please email your resume to info@mo-data.com. (candidates only, no recruiters please)

The Role Characteristics

This client facing role will be accountable for the development of Integrated Enterprise Data Strategies for global organizations in various industries. The senior consultant would work closely with key stakeholders driving and shaping business and technology projects, developing roadmaps and defining organizations. They would need to have excellent consulting and communication skills and be able to create and present strong business cases for strategic and tactical data projects. Mo-Data is a small boutique consultancy and requires consultants to be flexible, inventive and effective.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Engages with business stakeholders to understand business needs, current systems and processes and perceptions of how data is being used.
  • Provides analysis of of research, analysis of organizational capability and readiness
  • Facilitates business prioritization of projects and programs to develop a strategic roadmap
  • Defines enterprise vision and strategy for data as a corporate asset
  • Develops program groupings and program cross-dependencies and potential obstacles
  • Develops cost-benefit justifications and builds execution plans and organization structures
  • Consults with Enterprise Architects on data structures and plans to meet current business objectives and future needs
  • Provides program leadership over data projects
  • Defines, evaluates and selects appropriate tools for various data management activities
  • Works with Data Modelers to build data governance, MDM requirements and data supply chain architecture
  • Reviews BI, reporting and dashboard needs and identifies gaps between current and desired states
  • Develops a BI and Reporting strategy
  • Defines Data Products and Insight provisioning mechanisms
  • Presents to senior management teams
  • Advises on the principles and technologies behind ‘Big Data’
  • Fulfills internal responsibilities as a Mo-Data consultant

Your background

The person we are looking for will have a strong combination of the following skills:

Evangelist; Business Analyst; Application Product Manager; Project Manager

Consulting Background; and be sufficiently technical to work as peers with Senior IT Management and Technology Vendors.

Candidates will have experience in the following types of project

Business Process Engineering; Data Modeling; Enterprise Architecture Data Governance; MDM; DataWarehousing; Reporting; KPIs or Balanced Scorecard; OLAP; ETL; Big Data

Additionally you will bring domain experience from previous positions

Your education and experience

10+ years experience implementing large technology projects

7+ years experience leading Data centric projects

Bachelors degree in technology, Masters degree a plus

 

For consideration, please email your resume to info@mo-data.com. (candidates only, no recruiters please)

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