Description First San Francisco Partners
is a business advisory and enterprise information management (EIM) consultancy dedicated to helping companies leverage their data to improve strategic decision-making, reduce risk, create operational efficiencies and fuel unprecedented business success. Our services span data governance, data quality strategies, data management architecture, master data management strategy and implementation, analytics and big data.
First San Francisco Partners is looking for experienced
Product MDM and PLM/PIM Lead Consultant
to lead information management strategy engagements with a Product emphasis. This person would use First San Francisco s proven assessment and workshop frameworks to deliver high value information management, strategy and governance programs.
Facilitates organization change management processes. Requirements:
BA/BS or advanced degree in Business/Computer Science/MIS or related field, or equivalent work experience.
At least 3 years experience in Information Management: Data or Enterprise Architecture, Data Quality, Master Data Management, Metadata Management, Data Warehousing and Business Analytics.
Experience with Data Governance and Change Management as it pertains to the technical side of Information Management is a plus.
Past work with organizations that are new to more rigorous management and governance of product data.
Skilled with PIM / PLM / MDM software and technologies.
Familiarity with Business glossary, data dictionary, data catalog and data lineage.
Experience with tool selection and use of enterprise architecture tools, data movement tools
Data Acquisition experience including data on-boarding and ingestion.
Strong presentation, verbal and written communication skills.
Experience in business analysis: gathering data, synthesizing information, forming insights and providing feedback.
Ability to facilitate small group (up to 20) discussions and decision-making.
Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to deal with multiple and sometimes conflicting personal agendas.
Knowledge around unstructured data and semantic master data.
Involvement with data analysis, data modeling, data integration (ETL), data profiling (tool based) and design in the MDM space.
Knowledge of leading trends and best practices in MDM.
Technical knowledge of MDM, SAP and/or ERP a plus!
MDM Implementation experience
Expert level understanding of MDM processes and tools, Data Quality, Data Integration, Workflow, relational, flat and big data
Strong experience with data and information architecture:
Proficiency in dimensional data modeling, Schema design in Data Warehouses, Service design, development & implementation for ingestion and consumption.
Solid understanding of storage solutions: Cloud, Hybrid and On-premise.
Project Management skills-ability to manage complex data oriented programs to deliver on-time results and recommendations for action/next steps
A proven track record of working with Senior and C-level executives
Professional on-site consulting experience, preferably with a large management consulting or systems integration firm, or for the services arm of an enterprise software company.
Experience in program/project management. PMP certification is a plus!
Former global consulting experience is a plus (i. e. Accenture, Deloitte, etc.).
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.