Data Governance Program Manager (Remote)

Data Management United States Franklin, Tennessee Memphis, Tennessee Knoxville, Tennessee Huntsville, Alabama Birmingham, Alabama Lexington, Tennessee Ringgold, Georgia Nashville, Tennessee


This position is remote eligible, but candidates must reside in our business footprint. Those states include: KY, TN, GA or AL.

Position Summary:

The position will be the primary administrative lead for roll out and management of the bank enterprise Data Governance and Data Management program.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage, maintain, and monitor the data governance framework and coordinate the data governance committee and working groups
  • Maintain and communicate data management policy, charter, and data standards
  • Drive compliance with data policy and data standards and ensure data management practices comply with all regulatory requirements, contractual obligations, and applicable standards and regulations



Education and/or Experience:                  

  • College degree in computer science, business administration, finance, or relevant technical, data governance or regulatory compliance experience
  • 8+ years of experience in either data governance, risk management, audit, regulatory compliance, or equivalent relevant work experience within a regulated financial services company
  • Experience with data governance and data management and working familiarity of DCAM or similar industry best practice standards
  • Prior administrative experience as a scrum master, program manager, supervisor, manager, or project leader

Skills and Abilities:

  • Prior project management leadership and/or application of Agile methodologies
  • Demonstrated leadership in executing plans successfully to accomplish strategic goals and objectives
  • Strong planning, communication, and presentation skills to include PowerPoint, Word, and Excel
  • Self-directed and self-driven with the ability to work at both a strategic and tactical level
  • Demonstrated strong problem-solving capabilities
  • Data Analysis capabilities to include Data Profiling, Data Quality and Frequency Distribution
  • Working technical expertise with SQL/SAS/Python
  • Prior Jack Henry system experience a plus


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