About the Team
One word: impact.
Our 1.4 million Walmart US associates truly make the difference. By improving people decisions through science, insight, and automation, the Walmart US People Analytics team empowers our associates to do more for our customers. We influence Walmart’s people policies; test & evaluate program and intervention effectiveness; create scaled AI/ML people solutions; and deliver insights that improve our associates’ experience. We are a newly formed team that is growing quickly--come build with us!
About the Role
The Data Steward will be responsible for the management of data assets for the people domain, as well as the backlog prioritization of data transformation efforts across data sources. This individual will be accountable to identify, define, protect, and manage data from its raw form to its consumption by data stakeholders. This individual will work with business leaders, product teams, data analysts, data scientists, and technology teams in driving forward data-related strategic initiatives.
Subject matter expert for all people data requirements
Manage the strategy for people data systems by prioritizing enhancements; ensuring alignment of customer business strategy with system enhancements; and reviewing and approving implementation plans
Responsible for improving understanding of dataCreate and maintain business glossary, data dictionary and data lineage
Determine official data sources for data
Responsible for improving data qualityDefine business data quality rules
Define data quality metrics and thresholds for people domain
Prioritize issues to remediate
Prioritize data source needs across products and work with Global Data Product Leads to deliver required data for consumption in production or by self-service portals, dashboards and analytics tools
Ensure adherence to data usage, access standards, and compliance policies; provide guidance on data process best practices
Manage access control for datasets and monitor data usage. Identify and resolve anomalies and compliance risks
Confirm the source of truth and data source development required for new use cases/data initiatives, including third party data acquisition
Review and provide input into product plans to ensure that data is being effectively captured and used
Seek out, implement, and evangelize best practices internally and to external data stewardship community events
Minimum Qualifications...Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, Information Technology, or related field and 2 years’ experience in logistics, supply chain, or related
area OR 4 years' experience in logistics, supply chain, or related area.
Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.
Project Management - Project Management Professional - Certification