IT Enterprise Data Architect 80-100%

Job Description

We make real what matters 

Siemens Smart Infrastructure intelligently connects energy systems, buildings and industries. We help our customers to thrive, communities to progress and support sustainable development to protect our planet for the next generation. Join our team of about 303 000 colleagues around the globe and help us creating environments that care. 


Your new responsibilites 

  • Drive the data driven transformation of Siemens by establishing a data governance program across Siemens Smart Infrastructure
  • Define and implement a data governance vision, mission and framework
  • Define cross-domain data governance, data quality, and data protection standards and processes and prepare recommendations for relevant boards
  • Establish a Smart Infrastructure IT data model to further drive the standardization of our data analytics and integration platforms
  • Drive mindset shift and adoption of data governance, defining and communicating governance guiding principles to position data as a strategic asset
  • Define roles and responsibilities related to data governance and ensure clear accountability for data
  • Drive a data governance community in SI and give guidance to the business units and support functions of Siemens Smart Infrastructure in setting up their internal data stewardship communities and collaboration model within their units
  • Be a trusted advisor for data owners and data stewards as well as process owners on data governance within domain (central contact person for the functional data owners) and enable them to conduct best-practices in their data domain(s) and accelerate their adoptions
  • Work close together with enterprise and domain architects in order to drive the proper architecture
  • Work with relevant stakeholders in Smart Infrastructure business, strategy, IT and Cybersecurity to encourage continuous improvement and ensure standards and policies are enforced
  • Support related initiatives around data integration, data analytics, OT/IT convergence, API framework and integration

Your skills

  • A degree in business informatics, computer science or business administration
  • Experience in Data Governance, Data Management or similar function
  • A growth mindset supports you to permanently adjust to the ever-changing challenges of the Siemens businesses
  • You think in terms of targets, put customer value added first, and you like to work in an international team in a collaborative manner
  • Your business-fluent English and German enables you to collaborate and communicate with colleagues in an international environment
  • You are passionate in your ownership for data governance to drive value out of our data
  • We see your distinct soft skills: ownership culture, passion, teamwork, change management and communication

Who and where we are 

Find out why Siemens is chosen every year as one of the most popular employers in Switzerland, and get a first impression of a new working environment and the people who could be your new work colleagues. 


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Your application 

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Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Schweiz AG, Smart Infrastructure, Global Headquarters

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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