Director, Data Governance, Ontology and Taxonomy
Location:
McLean , Virginia
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
R16088
McLean 1 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Director, Data Governance, Ontology and Taxonomy

Director, Data Governance, Ontology and Taxonomy

Capital One has an exciting position available in our Enterprise Data Management Office. The  Big Data Ontology/Taxonomy lead will be a key members of the Data Management Program team.

The Ontology lead will work closely with the community to design and build world-class, intuitive, and comprehensive taxonomies and ontologies to optimize data discovery and classification. The Oncology/taxonomy lead will work across the enterprise to define the enterprise strategies for Taxonomy and Ontology.

Responsibilities include:

  • Business Customer for IT data delivery teams supporting the Enterprise Data Management agenda
  • Design and implement a solution that enables the analysts and Data scientist to identify, access and understand the data they need
  • Influence across a broad range of data analysts, data scientist, engineers, designers, business owners, and stakeholders
  • Evangelize the role of Taxonomy and Ontology
  • Communication and facilitation across business and IT functions

The individual in this role will work across the EDM group and enterprise data community of practice to understand the capability needs to enable and improve the data quality management practices.  Additionally, this individual will work with the Data Access and Management work stream within the Data Technology Strategy program setting direction and required data management controls.

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least a Bachelor’s Degree
  • At least 10 years of experience in Data Management
  • At least 10 years of experience leading Data Quality improvement efforts
  • At least 1 year of experience in Hadoop
  • At least 5 years of experience setting long term strategies and road mapping in Data Management

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 10 years of experience in Data Governance
  • At least 5 years of experience in data taxonomy
  • At least 5 years of experience in Data Ontolog

At this time, Capital One will consider sponsoring a new applicant for employment authorization for this position


A little about us:
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Capital One® offers a broad array of financial products and services to consumers.

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