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Data Technology Director in Columbus at Huntington

Date Posted: 2/1/2019

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Data Technology Director

Job Description:

Huntington Bank is looking for a key leader in our Data Technology organization. In this role you will lead a group of teams dedicated to pushing the limits of continuous improvement and innovation using data as a lever. As the Director of Data Technology, you will report to the CIO/SVP, and work closely with the Chief Data & Architecture Office to influence the business and technology strategies for our long-term data strategy and vision for the company.
If you consider data as a strategic asset, evangelize the value of good data and insights, have deep understanding of data governance, are a thought-leader in data and analytics technology, and love building teams and mentoring talent, this role is for you.
You will be responsible for strategic and tactical delivery, including maintaining legacy functionality, while moving to next-generation capabilities -- across the entire data ecosystem and lifecycle. You will partner with key leaders in business and technology, defining strategic roadmaps, leading architectural direction, and supporting investment decisions for data programs.
The organization you build will include shared services (project management, demand management, business analysis), enterprise (governance, architecture), delivery (ingestion, warehousing, engineering, information delivery), data programs (master data management), and operations (support, infrastructure) capabilities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Enabling the effective delivery of business value through data, reports, analytics and insight products across the organization, in close partnership with the CDAO; Delivering high-impact data products and programs for complex organizations and processes, including transformation of data ecosystem, lifecycle and processes
  • Engaging senior business and technology leadership to help them understand the role of data technology & CDAO, engage them on the overall strategy, manage expectations, and provide creative thought leadership and insights; Participate as a key member of the data governance and advisory council, supporting the CDAO data governance and management operating model
  • Providing thought-leadership for innovating toward the next evolution of delivering data products, including agile approaches, leveraging 'big data', cloud platforms and services, advanced analytics, data science and machine learning/artificial intelligence
  • Supporting the strategic goals of the CIO and CDAO, including alignment with strategic capabilities, target architectures & technology standards; Leading the definition and execution of a roadmap to deliver a target state supporting business and enterprise goals
  • Managing demand and delivery of tactical and strategic projects that maintain current service levels and address ad-hoc needs, while transitioning to future state; Leading enterprise maturity in data governance, quality and accessibility - while promoting a risk-aware culture, ensuring efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes
  • Planning and management of the financials and performance of data programs and projects; Managing a $20M+ operating budget (capital and operational expenditures) efficiently and effectively; Defining and building out an effective and high-performing organizational structure of approximately 50 FTEs, and approximately 120 on-/off-shore consultants and contractors
  • Working with vendors and external partners to deliver functionality and support capability development; Maintenance of high-performing data ecosystem including the retirement of legacy systems and build-out of next-generation data platforms

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or military experience in related field (preferably computer science/management information systems)
  • 10+ years of experience in a Technology Leadership position
  • 7+ years of experience in data warehousing / analytics
  • 3+ years of Business Intelligence/analytics experience
  • 3+ years in financial services, specifically data solutions and governance
  • 3+ years leading data strategy, architecture and execution projects

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to plan and prioritize work, manage supply & demand, and build high performing teams
  • Proven ability to define and deliver against a strategic roadmap, specifically in the data domain with in-depth understanding of the business strategy to be supported
  • Strong communication and influencing skills - with demonstrated experience of actions put into place based on presentation to business & technology executives (Director of Technology, CTO, COO, CIO, Business Division Leads)
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems
  • At least 7 years of business data analysis, and business glossary definition
  • At least 3 years of hands-on experience in data architecture and engineering
  • Experience in Consumer/retail and commercial/business banking -- branch and digital (online/direct) banking
  • Experience with Master Data Management, meta-data management, data lineage, data quality processes and controls
  • Experience with SDLC, waterfall and agile delivery; DevOps and data solution testing including CI/CD, and data infrastructure including cloud
  • Experience with architecting batch and real-time data infrastructures, including data lakes, operational data stores, enterprise data warehouses, data marts and analytical cubes
  • Experience with security, performance, availability, environment configuration
  • Experience with business intelligence, visualization, self-service dashboards, advanced analytics
  • Experience with banking data models and financial services (fintech) systems
  • Experience with APIs, microservices, ETL, batch, and database integration
  • Experience with the following technologies: IBM Infosphere (including Governance, PDOA, MDM, DataStage,) DB2, Oracle, Hortonworks, Spark, Snowflake, Kafka, Flume, Sqoop, Informatica, MicroStrategy, Tableau, SalesForce, SAS
  • Experience with Java, Scala, Python, R, SQL, MDX
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