Full-Time

Data Governance Director

Posted on 4/19/2024

FanDuel

FanDuel

1,001-5,000 employees

Sports betting and daily fantasy sports provider

Data & Analytics

Compensation Overview

$194k - $255kAnnually

+ Short-term Incentive Compensation + Long-term Incentive Compensation

Senior

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Required Skills
Airflow
Tableau
Marketing
Requirements
  • Must be able to lead a team with a diverse set of skill sets including product manager, analysts and engineers.
  • A minimum of 5+ years’ experience of leadership positions in data governance within a technical organization
  • Demonstrable experience in creating a culture of inclusion, ownership and accountability through role modelling company principles
  • Track record in being able to inspire people and teams by creating compelling visions for the future
  • Accomplished in scaling teams, managing multiple geographic locations and inspiring a team to deliver high quality projects at startup pace
  • Deep technical domain knowledge and have the ability to roll up sleeves to teach and develop team members
  • Experience with data governance tools such as Alation, Collibra, Databricks Unity catalog, Informatica etc. High familiarity with data platform and applications such as S3, Tableau, Databricks, Redshift and Airflow
  • Experience in supporting your managers to identify, develop and grow talent.
  • Be a thought leader and evangelist of data governance practices to drive adoption and knowledge at all levels of the organization
Responsibilities
  • Define, communicate and execute the data governance strategy to meet the needs of the business as it scales over the next 2-3 years
  • Evaluate data quality, data profiling, data lineage and metadata management
  • Establish and maintain relationships with stakeholders within the organization
  • Interpret and enforce data requirements for data governance initiatives
  • Monitor and enforce compliance with legal and security policies and standards for access to data
  • Monitor and enforce compliance with data governance policies and standards
  • Use data governance tools to access data quality, integrity and completeness
  • Provide guidance and support to teams on data governance best practices
  • Put in place the right organizational structure to support the strategy and ensure teams can deliver predictably, at pace and to high quality
  • Identify opportunities for new approaches and new technologies that can deliver relevant data, faster to the organization
  • Collaborate with cross-functional partners in product, engineering, Business units, marketing, finance and legal to define and build data definitions and data stewardship
  • Manage 6-8 team members across multiple office locations and continents. Expectation will be to increase the team in size quickly while not sacrificing quality or pace of output.

FanDuel Group specializes in sports betting, daily fantasy sports, and online casino gaming, seamlessly integrating sports-tech to enhance consumer engagement with sports and leagues. This company is an excellent workplace for those passionate about combining technology with sports, offering a dynamic environment where innovation leads to the development of cutting-edge gaming experiences. With a broad customer base spanning all 50 states, the company's reach ensures a diverse and stimulating work culture.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$4.6B

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

19%

2 year growth

51%

Benefits

From peer-to-peer learning to industry conferences, there are a number of ways to develop your career

From your head to your toes we’ve got you covered with our 100% health insurance coverage

We keep a well-stocked supply of snacks and refreshments to keep you going throughout the day

Flexible hours and vacation scheduling let you work when you’re at your best

We provide the latest tech and equipment, you get the job done

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