Team Leader Data Governance
Posted on 3/30/2023
Des Moines, IA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Business Analytics
  • Bachelor's degree in related field or direct and applicable work experience (preferred STEM or quantitative discipline (e.g. finance, accounting)
  • Minimum 4 years' experience to include managing projects in a data warehouse environment; experience in business and technical systems analysis, including demonstrated experience eliciting detailed business requirements and testing solutions (such as test cases, test scripts, test execution, and defect tracking); and experience effectively leading multi-functional (business and technical) teams to deliver business results
  • Leadership skills typically gained through a combination of project or informal leadership that demonstrates competencies
  • Proven track record of delivering projects that meet quality, time, and budget requirements. Understanding of software development lifecycle (SDLC) and various project methodologies
  • Proven analytical skills, with the ability to analyze data and make recommendations for alternative solutions
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to consult with stakeholders and effectively influence decisions at all levels of the organization
  • Competent at assessing the accuracy, validity, and integrity of data
  • As a Team Leader in Data Governance, you will lead project teams of data governance professionals to support enterprise business analytics and internal reporting. Your oversight will include ensuring data quality during the build out of data warehouse assets through consultative project and initiative involvement, and stakeholder management, with the goal of creating strategic superiority in the market. You will establish, lead, and maintain effective data stewardship and execution of key data quality steps within the Software Development Lifecycle process and internal data governance processes. As a key success expectation for leaders at Wellmark, you will also mentor and develop team members and other analytics leaders on business practices and technical issues
  • Ideal candidates have a demonstrated history of identifying opportunities and delivering business value via data governance. You are a champion of data governance, data quality, and stewardship adoption, and have the ability to influence adoption, across the organization. You possess a deep understanding of data warehousing, SDLC, and analytic tools, which you will utilize on a daily basis. Lastly, you believe that collaboration and partnering with cross-functional areas are critical to the success of data governance projects and initiatives. If this sounds like you, apply today!

1,001-5,000 employees

Mutual insurance provider
Company Overview
Wellmark’s mission is to provide a broad array of high quality, accessible, affordable, and cost competitive health insurance products and services. The company is committed to delivering affordable and sustainable healthcare options by collaborating with various health-care partners to ultimately deliver a greater quality of health and life to future generations.
  • Medical and prescription drug coverage
  • Dental coverage
  • Vision plan
  • Compensation: comprised of two components: base pay or annual salary, and potential pay from the Performance Incentive Program (PIP), awarded annually when financial and customer measures are successfully achieved.
  • Financial Benefits: competitive financial benefits through a generous 401(k) savings and investment plan.
  • Educational assistance
  • Pathways to Wellness incentives
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Time off
Company Core Values
  • Use your strengths
  • Develop your story
  • Focus your health