NJ Employer Manager, Data Management in Newark, New Jersey

Prudential Financial seeks an experienced and enthusiastic Data Management Manager.We are looking for someone who understands data management frameworks, technologies and best practices to support our expanding data management initiatives.The successful candidate will support the implementation of Prudentials Customer Office data management strategy as we evolve our data infrastructure. This role requires a strong knowledge of data management frameworks, big data environments and data management solutions. The individual we hire will be skilled in implementing data management frameworks leveraging people, processes and technology to automate wherever possible. This skilled professional will be expected to work effectively with a variety of cross-functional business partners, including product, technology, engineering, analytics and more. A highly motivated self-starter, the successful candidate will have a strong passion for data management, and in-depth experience in data governance, data management frameworks, metadata/master data management, data quality, policy creation and data standards and controls.The right person will oversee data management on central data platforms and work across the enterprise with other technology and data engineering teams to build out best practices for implementation of frameworks, governance and controls to enable fast and efficient data discovery. Responsibilities for this position include building the frameworks, sourcing, leading, and presenting forward-thinking, high-impact solutions for data management approaches designed to make data useful. You will work in an exciting and engaging environment where you will be encouraged to expand your skills, test your creative boundaries, share new ideas, and most importantly, have fun.This position reports to the Vice President of Data Management. Our team merges the entrepreneurial spirit of a start-up with the stability of one of the worlds most established financial services companies. We operate in a fast-paced environment and need someone who takes initiative and is excited about being part of a cultural and business transformation.ResponsibilitiesSupport the implementation of the data management framework; define processes required to make data useful and manage data as an asset.Manage a portfolio of activities across many functions: data governance, data standards and controls, data lineage and metadata management, data quality monitoring and reporting.Lead the process for data asset acquisition and review new data requests to ensure alignment with data governance processes.Understand and support various strategic initiatives related to data management.Comprehend and identify linkages between projects and establish priorities.Interact with various business units within the organization to execute the Customer Offices data strategy; work with various groups to drive data quality, data management and metadata-related projects.Define success criteria, key performance indicators, desired outcomes and the direct value delivered for existing and future data management projects.Support various data governance working groups and management committees; lead as well as manage and escalate issues.Define and assess methodologies, technologies and frameworks for identifying and governing data projects.Identify and program-manage new data management initiatives, and drive the delivery of direct, tangible business value.Interface with various business and technical teams within the organization.VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO