Data Excellence Community Expert

  • Swarovski
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 18/08/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

At Swarovski, where innovation meets inspiration, our people desire to explore, experience, and create. We are looking for a Data Governance Community Expert, where you will get a chance to work in a rewarding role within a diverse team that is pushing boundaries. Be part of a truly iconic global brand, learn and grow with us. We’re bold and inventive, revealing astonishing things like no one else can. A world of wonder awaits you.

About the job

  • Identifying the relevant stakeholders to join the Data Excellence Network in collaboration with the Data Governance Roll Out Manager and establishes this role as a “first contact” for all stakeholders within the Data Excellence Network

  • Defining and using the correct communication channels for promoting data governance throughout the organization collaborating with the Change and Communication Managers

  • Designing and managing the processes to support the usability of and the interactions on the Data & Analytics Collaboration Platform

  • Defining best practices and procedures around the usage and development of the Data & Analytics Collaboration Platform

  • Managing the onboarding of Data Stewards, Data Definition Owners and Process Owners and Process Responsible to the Data Excellence Network

  • Supporting the Data Steward in the initial phase in organizing and executing the Data (Sub) Domain Working Group by collecting, identifying data governance needs

  • Investigating terms together with the Data Stewards to establish a unique and non-ambiguous definition to be approved by the Data Definition Owner

  • Organizing and moderating the Data Domain Decision Board

About you

We are looking for a unique and amazing talent, who brings along the following:

  • University degree in Business, Economics, Information Management, or related discipline

  • 8 years of experience required (preferable at least 2 years related to data governance)

  • Strong networking and communication skills

  • Understanding and passion for Data Governance

  • Process Management and IT flair

  • Project Management experience

  • Knowledge of reporting and data integration desirable

  • Distinctive continuous improvement mindset

  • Strong analytical and logical thinking

  • Convincing and influencing skills

  • Team player and inclusive approach to foster collaboration throughout the entire organization

  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization

  • Fluency in English

About Swarovski

Swarovski is a Wonderlab where magic and science meet.

Swarovski unifies all parts of its organization under one spellbinding idea and brings forward a wondrous new world of crystal craftsmanship. Founded in 1895 in Austria, the company designs, manufactures and sells the world’s highest quality crystal, genuine gemstones, Swarovski Created Diamonds and zirconia, jewelry, and accessories, as well as crystal objects and home accessories. Together with its sister companies Swarovski Optik (optical devices) and Tyrolit (abrasives), Swarovski Crystal Business forms the Swarovski Group.

A responsible relationship with people and the planet has always been an integral part of Swarovski’s heritage. This manifests today in the company’s well-established sustainability agenda with youth-focused education programs and foundations to promote human empowerment and conserve natural resources to achieve positive social impact.