Chief Data Office (CDO) - Data Mesh Project Manager (Associate)

JP Morgan

Location: United Kingdom

Job Type: Full time


A critical priority for Asset & Wealth Management (AWM) is to ensure that high-quality data is available to run our business and meet our clients' needs. You are being considered for the Asset and Wealth Management Chief Data Office (CDO) that was established to define AWM's data strategy and support for the core data used across AWM.

One of the key multi-year programmes that the team is supporting is IPB (International Private Bank) Platform Modernisation, therefore you will need to participate in several of the squads that have been created to deliver different parts of the program. Your primary objective is to manage ensure that business process and architecture design across the various workstreams deliver in a way that allow us to achieve the goals of IPB’s Data Strategy – the implementation of a Data Mesh. Our team is positioned in the Chief Operating Office (COO) division, within AWM Center reporting to the AWM Chief Operational Officer. Moreover, you will work with the AWM Business & Technology teams as well as the Firmwide CDO team to deliver robust platforms and effective operating models to ensure sound management of our data.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work with other squad members from Technology, Operations and various Business areas to ensure that the new platform achieves a best in class data architecture
  • Ensure that any Product Areas meet AWM or Firmwide data governance and standards are met (e.g. Data Use, Data Lineage, Data Discovery, Business Term Definitions, Logical Data Models etc.)
  • Identify and manage any blockers that prevent Data Products being onboarded to IPB Data Mesh
  • Prepare presentations and materials for stakeholder reviews, project team meetings and leadership reviews
  • Manage partnerships with key stakeholders including, Operations, Technology, Business Managers and Advisors

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Knowledge of the concept and organisational framework required for Data Mesh
  • Previous experience in deploying enterprise data architecture and data governance
  • Ability to dive into details and synthetize information for executive communication
  • Advanced skills with the core MS Office suite (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint); standard PM tools (e.g. MS Project);
  • Experience of foundational Data sets (Party, Account, instrument etc) would be beneficial
  • Proficient in project management tools such as JIRA
  • Agile methodologies experience (Scrum, Kanban, etc.)
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