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Title: Metadata Lead Consultant
Date Posted: 2017-11-02
Location: Oakland, CA
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.

Job Responsibilities and Duties

First San Francisco Partners is looking for experienced Senior EIM Consultant professionals to lead information management strategy engagements. This person would use First San Francisco's proven assessment and workshop frameworks to deliver high value information management, strategy and governance programs.


- Lead technical assessment engagements and workshops based on FSFP's methodology.
- Provide recommendations from a technical and architectural perspective, highlighting current state, future state, best practices, and information management solution offerings.
- Develop roadmap/methodology required to move from current state to future state, including changes and implications to existing architecture and systems.
- Manage client expectations and relationships, establish credibility at all levels within the client and build problem-solving partnerships with the client and colleagues.
- Present information management solutions and value-added services, complying with the Company's information management policies and procedures.
- Facilitate sessions for technical requirements gathering, data capturing and analysis, and business rule identification.
- Engage in software evaluations from a data management, measurement and monitoring perspective.
- Create information management strategies and deploy technical recommendations.
- Facilitate change management processes.
- Contribute to corporate and administration programs.
- Identify new services opportunities within customer base.
- Technical knowledge of MDM, SAP and ERP a plus!


- BA/BS or advanced degree in Business/Computer Science/MIS or related field, or equivalent work experience.
- 5 - 12 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
- Heavy background in Metadata, data architecture and date lineage.
- 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 with data onboarding 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.
- 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.).

Additional Required Qualifications:

- Apparal/Retail Experience a huge Plus!
- Ability to travel over 50% of the time to client sites.
- Must be a US Citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States.


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Company: First San Francisco Partners
Contact person: Not mentioned
Contact information: jobs@firstsanfranciscopartners.com (APPLY VIA THE LINK ABOVE ONLY)