Product Manager- Data Governance - Remote role - Canada


Depends on Experience
Contract - W2
Contract - Independent
Contract - 12 Month(s)


Product Manager
Data governance
Data privacy
Data Security

Job Details

Product Manager- Data Governance

Remote role

Long term contract


  • Proven experience (8+ years) in product management or product ownership of data governance, product management, or a related field, with a history of successfully implementing data governance programs.
  • Strong understanding of data governance frameworks, data policies, and industry best practices.
  • Proven experience in ideating and implementing data governance strategies and policies.
  • Familiarity with data privacy regulations and data security standards.
  • Experience with data governance tools and technologies is a plus.
  • Exceptional leadership and communication skills, with the ability to influence stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  • Analytical mindset with a focus on data-driven decision-making.
  • Proven ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and drive alignment around data governance strategies.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to derive actionable insights from complex data sets.
  • Experience using roadmap and agile project management tools (Jira, Aha, Rally, etc) preferred.
  • Strong experience defining product requirements including functional requirements and supporting non-functional requirements.
  • Background in product roadmap management, both development and execution of a long-term vision.
  • Ability to
    • develop a clear, complete understanding of customer needs and problems through careful listening, probing, encouraging or summarizing and document them using natural language
    • develop and deliver communications (both oral and written) that have clarity and impact
    • establish and maintain effective relationships with customers
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to convey complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Dedication to exceeding customer expectations and requirements.
  • Effective time management and organizational skills with the ability to operate in a fluid, fast paced environment.
  • BA or BS degree in MIS, Computer Science, or related area preferred.