Staff Data Governance Project Manager

Wabtec Corporation

  • Bengaluru, India
Staff Data Governance Project Manager
Job Posted : Aug 6th, 2021

Job Description

At Wabtec, we are refining Data strategy to create data driven culture. IT Data and Analytics team is building Data governance team to implement new data strategy. This role reports to the Data Governance Leader and responsible for creating, implementing, and managing the data governance strategy for the company including the audit process to ensure standards and practices are implemented efficiently and effectively.


  • Demonstrates an understanding of data governance and applies Knowledge to define/ Implement data governance framework.
  • Perform data profiling of source data to assess quality and implement data quality guidelines.
  • Influences master data design decisions to ensure optimal operational success.
  • Understand & Enforce Data Privacy and security policies.
  • Contribute and develop best practices, methodologies and documentation templates.
  • Work closely with business to understand business process and create Business Glossary.
  • Understand existing environment, tools and suggest better solutions /tools for data cataloging, metadata management.
  • Enforce transparency with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Proactively lead project updates and issue prioritization with senior management.

Minimum Qualifications:-

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Computer Science, or Engineering from an accredited college or university.
  • Overall 6+ Years of Professional experience in Information Technology including 4+ years direct experience in data management and/or data governance role.
  • Experience with business and technical requirements analysis, business process modelling/mapping and methodology development, and data mapping.
  • Experience in BI & Data warehouse, Master data management.
  • Strong project management skillset.

Preferred Experience:-

  • 3+ years experience with data governance tools like Informatica Axon / Collibra / Alation.
  • 3+ years experience with advanced SQL query Analysis or ETL.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:-

  • Minimum of 6 years of professional experience in Information Technology.
  • Passionate about driving change and influence across enterprise.
  • Growth mindset, positive attitude and strong interest to solve challenges, adapt to a changing work environment and deal with new issues.
  • Compliance mindset, Best practice definition, rigor.
  • Strategic and creative thinking.
  • Ability to operate in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency, ownership, and accountability.
  • Ability to work within a team using consensus building to achieve a desired result.
  • Persuasiveness / diplomacy / ability to convince without authority.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
  • High energy, Customer Passion & attention to details.

Physical Demands:-

(The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Participation and animation of numerous meetings.
  • Need to talk, listen and summarize.
  • All the work can be done remotely, but using Company connectivity standards.

Work Environment:-

(The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • N/A: Office work; can be done remotely.


  • Bengaluru, India.

Company Overview:-

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at: