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Data Governance and MDM Regional Lead

Cambridge, Massachusetts

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As one of the world’s leading biopharmaceutical companies, Takeda is committed to bringing Better Health and a Brighter future to people worldwide. We aspire to bring our leadership in translating science into life-changing medicines to the next level, in our core focus areas; oncology, gastroenterology, neuroscience, rare diseases, plasma-derived therapies, and vaccines. The Greater Boston Area is headquarters to many of our Global and US business units.

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  • Bold initiatives, continuous improvement, and creativity are at the heart of how we bring scientific breakthroughs from the lab to patients.

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  • Through trust and respect, you will have genuine support from leaders, managers, and colleagues to do your best work.

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  • Recognized for our culture and way of working, we’re one of only 13 companies to receive Top Global Employer® status for 2020.

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Data Governance and MDM Regional Lead

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Job ID R0015456 Date posted 01/20/2020 Location Cambridge, Massachusetts; Boston, Massachusetts; Lexington, Massachusetts

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Job Description

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Data Governance and MDM Regional Lead in our Lexington, MA or Cambridge, MA office.

At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Futureto people around the world.

Here, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.

As a Data Governance and MDM Regional Lead working on the Global Enterprise Architecture team, you will be empowered to manage execution capabilities in the delivery of MDM, aligned processes and governance regarding Service Excellence capabilities. In this role, you will contribute to Takeda’s mission by maintaining technical ownership and assess capabilities in the core areas around data architecture and data modelling. A typical day will include:

POSITION OBJECTIVES:

  • Manage execution capabilities in the delivery of MDM, aligned processes and governance regarding Service Excellence capabilities (Data Architecture and Modelling, Data Process Management, M&A activities, Data Literacy and Training)
  • Contribute business partnership and technical capabilities to enable MDM and Data Governance solution implementations ensuring alignment to customer expectations
  • Maintain technical ownership and assess capabilities in the core areas around data architecture and data modelling
  • Engage with business partners to ensure clear governance and process ownership around data domains, partnering with domain experts/owners in coordinating services and status tracking
  • Manage a MDM and Data Governance Key User network to raise the organizational awareness of Master Data, Data Governance, Data literacy and to stimulate data improvements
  • Influence, persuade and execute in the drive forward towards organizational maturity and use of MDM and Data Governance services based on business outcomes
  • Develop and maintain key relationships across the IT and business organizations with regular interactions

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Manage execution capabilities in the delivery of MDM, aligned processes and governance regarding Service Excellence capabilities (Data Architecture and Modelling, Data Process Management, M&A activities, Data Literacy and Training)
  • Contribute business partnership and technical capabilities to enable MDM and Data Governance solution implementations ensuring alignment to customer expectations
  • Maintain technical ownership and assess capabilities in the core areas around data architecture and data modelling
  • Engage with business partners to ensure clear governance and process ownership around data domains, partnering with domain experts/owners in coordinating services and status tracking
  • Manage a MDM and Data Governance Key User network to raise the organizational awareness of Master Data, Data Governance, Data literacy and to stimulate data improvements
  • Influence, persuade and execute in the drive forward towards organizational maturity and use of MDM and Data Governance services based on business outcomes
  • Develop and maintain key relationships across the IT and business organizations with regular interactions

EDUCATION, BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree is required; Master Degree is desired
  • More than 6 years of relevant work experience
  • 7+ years of IT related experience, which includes project team experience, business partnership experience and delivery of Data Architecture and Data Modelling capabilities
  • DMAAI / Related MDM and Data Governance certifications / qualifications / memberships as a plus
  • Expertise in Collibra Data Governance and/or Reltio MDM are highly desirable.
  • Experienced technology expert, relationship builder, change leader and problem-solver; demonstrated learner of current and emerging technologies
  • Strong communications and influencing skills; ability to distill complex topics into actionable strategies
  • Experience managing stakeholder relationships, including developing and implementing robust and innovative data related strategies and roadmaps 
  • Experience leveraging new technologies, or novel uses of existing technologies desired
  • Ability to communicate ideas and data both verbally and written in a persuasive and appropriate manner
  • Ability to analyze a wider variety of data and derive actionable insights
  • Training / Coaching experience and/or qualifications related to technology solutions as a plus

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:

  • 20-30% international travel required

WHAT TAKEDA CAN OFFER YOU:

  • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
  • Tuition reimbursement Company match of charitable contributions
  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
  • Community Outreach Programs

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Locations

Lexington, MA

Boston, MA, Cambridge, MA

Worker Type

Employee

Worker Sub-Type

Regular

Time Type

Full time

Job ID R0015456

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