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Sr Manager, Data Governance

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 874798BR Location New York, New York, United States Business Hulu Date posted Apr. 19, 2022

Job Summary:

We are seeking a Senior Manager to join our Data Governance team. This role will lead a cross-functional team of data compliance and governance analysts to help implement controls across our data ecosystem and drive customer centric governance solutions across our products. You will directly contribute to the success of our data strategy by working cross-functionally with data, legal, marketing, engineering and product across our global footprint for Disney Streaming Services.

At Disney Streaming Services, data is central to measuring all aspects of the business, and critical to its operations and growth. Data Governance works closely with product, engineering, architecture, legal and information security teams to drive our governance strategy designed to ensure quality data that is both secure and compliant.


  • Provide team direction and leadership across data with technical and non-technical teams to develop and deploy data quality, compliance and security processes and systems.
  • Manage activities of multiple teams and individual contributors in the data compliance and governance space, working closely with stakeholders and aligning with the strategic direction of data governance strategy
  • Lead discussions with technical and business stakeholders globally as a subject matter expert on our toolkit and roadmap for data protection and consent management.
  • Outline and manage data governance performance and standards, while developing and implementing operating plans to achieve those standards via audits, automation and processes
  • Implement and support metadata management processes and standards across all of the data domains to ensure data integrity and standardization
  • Establish a culture of data governance by developing partnerships with data owners and stewards to promote data governance best practices
  • Communicate risk assessment and/or audit findings to management, develop improvements in the design and effectiveness of key controls including automation
  • Develop and maintain team reporting frameworks and documentation for data governance team
  • Develop and deliver training across the organization including the implementation of compliance-oriented controls and frameworks to deliver effective data governance processes as directed by legal
  • In this role you will directly contribute to the success of our data strategy by working supporting data quality improvement, standard KPI definitions, o standardized reporting and regulatory frameworks, and the holistic usage and monitoring of data across our organization

Basic Qualifications:

  • BA or BS in Information Systems, CS, or Analytical field is desired. or similar is desired. 8+ years experience in a Data Governance, Data Quality, Compliance, Data Management, Enterprise Risk Management, Data Security Function
  • Experience reviewing and auditing new and existing data capabilities and services from a data management & regulatory perspective
  • 4+ years managing teams
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills particularly with technical or engineering functions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Able to communicate anywhere from the team level to C-level executives.
  • Strong analytical and technical skills to troubleshoot issues, analyze the cause, quickly come-up with possible solution(s), document the changes, and communicate the change to the organization
  • Ability to evaluate risks and provide recommendations/solutions in a timely manner

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience deploying or owning product-oriented software to ensure data compliance at scale in an analytics organization
  • Experience with Data Governance Tools such as Alation, Collibra, Informatica, etc.
  • High familiarity with data platforms and applications such as S3, Hadoop, Tableau, Looker, Databricks, Jupyter, Snowflake, Redshift, Airflow
  • Experience working with large datasets, ability to use data to problem solve
  • Experience working in a startup or software-oriented company

Additional Information:


About Hulu:

Hulu is the leading premium streaming service offering live and on-demand TV and movies, with and without commercials, both in and outside the home. Operating at the intersection of entertainment and technology, Hulu has a unique opportunity to be the number one choice for TV. We captivate and connect viewers with the stories they love, and we're looking for people who are passionate about redefining TV through innovation, unconventional thinking, and embracing fun. Join us and see what Hulugan life is all about.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Streaming Services LLC, which is part of a business we call Hulu.

Disney Streaming Services LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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