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Director, Information Technology

Location: Shenzhen, 44, China 
Req ID: 9000000998

Description

Enterprise Data Management (EDM) Regional IT Director
 
Location: Shenzhen, Guangdong
 
We’re looking for a dynamic Enterprise Data Management (EDM) Regional IT Director with a passion to innovate and help shape the future of data
 
About Us
Western Digital is leading the charge in transforming how the world uses data. From advanced data centers to the personal devices we use every day, our products and solutions are at the forefront of creating environments for data to thrive.
 
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Execute and manage Enterprise Data Management (EDM) initiatives and projects as Center of Excellence
  • Provide technical support for Business Intelligence and Big Data Analytics Users
  • Ensure functionality of EDM infrastructure operations and system level 1 support locally
  • Lead and resolve local EDM issues and act as point of contact
  • Work across regions to provide EDM expertise and knowledge to set up COE capability in other sites
  • Engage stakeholders by being EDM face to business and IT site leaders
  • Drive adoption of new technologies and identification of change management opportunities
  • Facilitate EDM Champion role in each Site (like Integration Change Champions)
  • Involve in planning, priority seting and operational reviews
  • Represent best practice in Data Architecture, Master Data, Data Governance, Enterprise Performance Mgmt, and Big Data; host training as needed
Qualifications
 
REQUIRED:
 
  • Degree in IT or related disciplines
  •  At least 10 years of related experience
 
 SKILLS:
  • Must understand Product Development, Manufacturing and Operations processes and analytics in a manufacturing environment
  • Proven working knowledge of EDM principles and best practices
  • Proven track record in Data Management leadership and business engagement
  • Experience in Big Data and analytical platforms and technologies desirable
  • Able to partner with business to get buy-in
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • This is an individual contributor role which may evolve to a management role
 
ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL
 
Western Digital is the largest provider of data-centric solutions, leading the transformation of how the world captures, preserves, accesses and transforms data. We are looking for great talent to join our team and help make the promise of data a reality. Western Digital creates environments for data to thrive. Everywhere data is captured, preserved, accessed and transformed, we’re leading the charge to unlock its potential. From advanced data centers to mobile sensors to personal devices, our industry-leading solutions create environments where the flow of information leads to smarter decisions, breakthrough discoveries and deeper connections.
 
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