We are a fast growing team therefor we are looking for a strong people leader to head up our newly established Data Management Centre of Excellence.
About the department
You will join our international team of developers, analyst and data engineers. The Data Management CoE is an international, high performing team with a variety of technical and analytical backgrounds. The responsibilities of the department ranges from data acquisition to curation of data for advanced analytics and data science. We are cloud native and we work primarily on Amazon Web Services (AWS). We evangelise the opportunity to apply data and advanced analytics, initiating analytical initiatives and supporting data science users of our platform. We have built and are operating the enterprise data lake on AWS to support our vision; which is to be able to deliver world class management of data. All kinds of data. The overarching goal is to use data to gain new understandings and insights, drive optimisations and create true value to Novo Nordisk and the patients we serve.
You will lead a growing team of currently 10 engaged colleagues with an office in our Global Business Services in Bangalore to support you and your team.
In this role you will democratise Data Management across Novo Nordisk by owning the business plan relating to Data Management across Novo Nordisk. You will collaborate closely with the Product Owner of the Enterprise Data Lake who are responsible for the development and maintenance of the NN Enterprise Data Lake. Furthermore you will drive user adoption and implemented solutions through our Data Management & Analytics Operating Model.
You will together with your team provide world class data engineering and you will act as Chair the Data Engineering forum and drive our weekly co-developer days. More importantly you will drive people development globally within the field of Data Engineering, DevOps Engineering and Cloud Developers both within your own team but also catering for the needs of the rest of the organisation.
As part of the job will be a member of the Global DM&A leadership team. In this team you will be jointly responsible for the global Data Management & Analytics Strategy. Finally you will communicate and embed Data Management and Data Engineering across the organisation by demonstrating the value together with the Product Owner of the Data Lake, The Head of the Data Office as well as the Business Development Partners across Global IT with whom you will establish a close collaboration.
You hold an MSc or similar graduate degree in business administration, engineering, computer science or other relevant fields with 5-10 years of experience within IT or leadership ideally combined with working in agile organisations that have driven the adoption of cloud technology across several functions. You have worked within the domain of Data Management for several years and have a proven track record as a well trusted and respected leader in the teams you have been responsible for.
You are very nice to be around, gets the job done, you understand the importance of securing a safe and sound environment driving high performing teams with a nice and relaxed yet productive atmosphere. Finally, you must have experience in managing key senior management stakeholders through effective communication, driving adoption of the Data Management & Analytics Strategy across all relevant levels of the organisation.It is a given that you have excellent communication skills in English both written and spoken.
Working at Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, your skills, dedication and ambition help us change lives for the better. In exchange, we offer you an opportunity to work with extraordinary talent and benefit from a range of possibilities for professional and personal development.