About the Team
One word: impact.
Our 2.2 million associates truly make the difference. By improving people decisions through science, insight, and automation, the Walmart Associate 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. Come build with us!
About the Role
The Director, Data Stewardship will be responsible for Walmart’s associate data governance and data modeling. This includes leading a team of associates across multiple geographies (US and India) to improve the availability, accuracy, security, and consistency of our associate data.
This leader will own:
data governance roadmap, processes, resolution framework, security/permissions, metadata, lineage, audit controls, and data/metric standards. semantic data layer roadmap; tabular model design, development, and deployment; and standards and best practices for product deployment.
This individual will work with technology teams that own data applications and long-term storage (data lake, data warehouse) along with product and BI teams in delivering and enabling data-related strategic initiatives.
Provide role clarity, meaningfully scoped roles, and targeted support and development to individual contributors on the team
Manage the strategy for associate data by prioritizing enhancements; ensuring alignment of customer business strategy with system enhancements; and reviewing and approving implementation plans
Lead the team to improve understanding of data and data quality
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
Own, develop, and maintain semantic data layer and roadmap (familiarity with MSBI, AAS, SSAS, and tabular models preferred)
Establish and ensure adherence to data usage, access standards, and compliance policies; provide guidance on data process best practices
Subject matter expert for all people data requirements
Seek out, implement, and evangelize best practices internally and to external data stewardship community events
Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.
As permitted by applicable law, provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines OR secure approval of medical or religious accommodation for the vaccination mandate., Option 1: Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering, Statistics, Economics, Analytics, Mathematics, Arts, Finance or related field and 5 years' experience in data analysis, data science, statistics, or related field. Option 2: Master's degree in Business, Engineering, Statistics, Economics, Analytics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Technology or related field and 3 years' experience in data analysis, data science, statistics, or related field. Option 3: 7 years' experience in data analysis, data science, statistics, or related field. 2 years' supervisory experience.
Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.
Data science, data analysis, statistics, or related field, PhD in Machine Learning, Computer Science, Information Technology, Operations Research, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics, Related industry experience (for example, retail, merchandising, healthcare, eCommerce), Successful completion of assessments in data analysis and Business Intelligence tools and scripting languages (for example, SQL, Python, Spark, Scala, R, Power BI, or Tableau), Supervisory experience
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