Master Data Management Program Manager

Management & Operations

United States - CA, San Francisco

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Your Mission:

 The Master Data Management Program Manager is responsible for overseeing the planning, implementation, and execution of Master Data Management (MDM) initiatives within Dassault Systemes - Life Science Business Unit . The role involves developing and implementing MDM strategies, leading cross-functional teams, and ensuring that MDM programs align with business objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

Develop and implement MDM strategies and roadmaps that align with business objectives and drive value for the organization. Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including IT, finance, marketing, and sales, to define MDM requirements and prioritize initiatives. Lead the planning and execution of MDM projects, ensuring that they are delivered on time, within budget, and to the required quality standards. Define and measure KPIs for MDM programs, and report on progress to stakeholders and senior management. Identify risks and issues related to MDM initiatives, and develop mitigation plans to address them. Develop and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, including business unit leaders, IT teams, and external vendors. Ensure compliance with data governance policies, regulations, and standards. Continuously improve MDM processes and practices, leveraging best practices and emerging technologies.  

Your Competencies:

Strong project management skills, with a track record of successfully delivering complex projects on time and within budget. Deep understanding of MDM concepts, technologies, and best practices. Strong analytical skills and experience in data analysis and modeling. Excellent communication skills, with the ability to communicate complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. Proven ability to lead and manage cross-functional teams, and work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders. Knowledge of data governance policies, regulations, and standards, such as GDPR and CCPA.  

Your Education and Experience:

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Management, or a related field. 5+ years of experience in managing large-scale MDM programs, preferably in a global organization.

As with all roles, Medidata sets ranges based on a number of factors including function, level, candidate expertise and experience, and geographic location.

The salary range for positions that will be physically based in the NYC Metro Area is $135,000 - $180,000.  The salary range for positions that will be physically based in the California Bay Area is  $141,750 - $189,000. The salary range for positions that will be physically based in the Boston Metro Area is $120,750 - $161,000. The salary range for positions that will be physically based in Texas or Ohio is $118,500 - $158,000. The salary range for positions that will be physically based in all other locations within the United States is $120,750 - $161,000.

Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that Medidata provides to compensate and recognize employees for their work. Most sales positions are eligible for a commission on the terms of applicable plan documents, and many of Medidata’s non-sales positions are eligible for annual bonuses. Medidata believes that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most and provides best-in-class benefits, including medical, dental, life and disability insurance; 401(k) matching; unlimited paid time off; and 10 paid holidays per year.

Equal Employment Opportunity

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Medidata are based on merit, qualifications and abilities. Medidata is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or medical or common conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information, receipt of free medical care, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. Medidata will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.