Santander Bank, NA Business Data Steward in Boston, Massachusetts

Business Data Steward - 1803221



The Business Data Steward for CCAR Regulatory Reporting is responsible for ensuring that the data within the assigned data domains is managed according to policies and standards. The Business Data Steward is expected to be knowledgeable with data in the domain providing guidance on the meaning, priority, and quality standards associated with key data elements identified for the domain. The Business Data Steward will work collaboratively with the office of the CDO (Chief Data Officer) to determine the key data elements for that require enhanced governance and control. He/she will also work with the Data Quality (DQ) administrators and Technical Data Owner representatives to ensure key data elements are measured and monitored, and is responsible for clearly defining DQ business rules to be used for that purpose. The Business Data Steward will be required to participate in cross-functional working groups (e.g. for data quality, metadata, and more) and may be called upon to represent their domains on the Data Governance Working Group.

  • Define business rules for data within domain

  • Define/Validate business definitions for data elements

  • Identify candidates for KDE and prioritize KDEs using criteria established by the office of CDO

  • Identify need for changes in metadata within domain

  • Implement changes to business definitions

  • Prioritize issues to remediate

  • Review Data lineage

  • Review and approve remediation plans

  • Define standards for data within assigned domain

  • Determine official sources of data in scope (Data Elements)

  • Manage new Data initiatives and related projects by defining high-level business case; providing requirements, tracking and prioritizing data projects within domain

  • Translate business strategies into actionable business oriented Data management strategies for the assigned domain,level business cases; provide requirements; track and prioritize data projects within domain related initiatives, managing budget allocation and tracking budget utilization

  • Participate as a member of key cross-functional working groups related to data quality, metadata, and the company's Data Governance Working Group representing the data domain, if required

At Santander, we respect differences in our workforce and strive to increase the diversity of our teams. We encourage everyone to apply.



  • 5+ years' experience in domain subject matter

  • 3-5+ years of experience in Banking industry

  • Background in using data for business reporting and analysis

  • Strong data quality experience

  • Project Leadership experience

  • Ability to generate respect and trust from staff and external constituencies

  • Ability to translate business requirements into technical requirements Demonstrated success in leadership role and vision

  • Flexible and has a wide range of expertise

  • Excellent interpersonal, communications, public speaking, and presentation skills

  • Experience in performance management metrics

  • Knowledge of the data sources, transformation rules, and uses of the data for the area of stewardship

  • Solid working knowledge of budgeting, systems, business development, and strategic planning

  • Strong project management leadership

Job : Central Financial Management
Primary Location : Massachusetts-Boston


Organization : Chief Financial Officer (8455)
Schedule : Full-time
Job Posting : Jul 12, 2018, 6:20:34 PM