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Technical Program Manager, Data Governance

 

Technical Program Manager, Data Governance

San Francisco | California | United States

About Pinterest: 

Millions of people across the world come to Pinterest to find new ideas every day. It’s where they get inspiration, dream about new possibilities and plan for what matters most. Our mission is to help those people find their inspiration and create a life they love. As a Pinterest employee, you’ll be challenged to take on work that upholds this mission and pushes Pinterest forward. You’ll grow as a person and leader in your field, all the while helping users make their lives better in the positive corner of the internet.

Pinterest Technical Program Managers delivers critical and strategic technical outcomes by directing and scaling engineering effort across organizational and functional boundaries. The programs they lead have most or all of these characteristics: 1) Strategic importance to Pinterest, 2) Distributed ownership, 3) Complexity, and 4) Critical technical area or platform. The ideal candidate for the Data Governance, Technical Program Manager role will be an experienced technical lead for data governance initiatives who can strategize with cross-functional stakeholders, communicate effectively, and drive technical decision-making. This is a multi-faceted role in a data-driven environment so flexibility, technical skills, a strong work ethic, and strong communication are a must.

What you'll do:

  • Balance the paramount need for assuring the privacy and security of Pinner data, compliance with regulations, advertisers’ need to access valuable audiences, and Pinterest’s globally expanding business
  • Support data governance development initiatives that enable product, engineering and tooling improvements across Pinterest systems and processes (e.g. fine-grained access controls, data discovery, data processing registry.)
  • Communicate and coordinate with cross-functional stakeholders to embed data governance controls and policies across the enterprise
  • Develop strong partnerships with key stakeholders from data eng (e.g. privacy, machine learning, and logging), Site Reliability Engineering (SRE), security, and legal
  • Identify technology gaps and coordinate with 3rd party vendors to assist key stakeholders in arriving at a build vs buy decision
  • Identify project risks and suggest mitigation measures to meeting goals for data governance
  • Product management and ownership for data governance across all of Data Engineering to cover AWS S3, workflow, Signals, Flink and more

What we're looking for:

  • 5+ years of data, governance risk and/or compliance experience
  • 5+ years of data architecture experience
  • An effective technical communicator. Ability to design documentation structures that precisely communicate requirements, accountability, task assignment, status, progress towards milestones, and overall confidence in program deliverables across multiple teams. Anticipates issues and proposes solutions
  • A strategic thinker. Continually identifies gaps and areas to improve with proper prioritization and communication to all stakeholders
  • Entrepreneurial self-starter. You have the ability to lead and develop a new operation from the ground up and can operate in ambiguity
  • Good understanding of a post-IPO engineering climate and resources to properly communicate and identify stakeholders
  • A Computer Science background is helpful

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