Data Governance Specialist

Date: Jul 2, 2024

Location: Dorval, Québec, CA, H4S 1Y9

Company: Bombardier

When applicable, Bombardier promotes flexible and hybrid work policies.


Why join us? 


Bombardier is a global leader in aviation, focused on designing, manufacturing and servicing the world's most exceptional business jets and specialized mission platforms. Bombardier has been successful in setting the highest standards because we are a people-centric business that fosters passion, diversity and authenticity.  


Prioritizing employee growth and development, we empower everyone to reach their full potential on their own terms. 


Our Benefits         


With our employees’ well-being top of mind, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits Program, which includes the following: 

  • Insurance plans (Medical, life insurance, and more
  • Employee Assistance Program  
  • Competitive base salary 

What are your contributions to the team?

•    Support the development and implementation of the data governance framework, including policies, standards, and procedures.
•    Collaborate with key stakeholders to define data governance goals, objectives, and strategies aligned with business objectives.
•    Preparing and leading Data Governance board meetings and following up on actions and decisions made. 
•    Leading projects in the data governance space with a short-term focus on data catalog and data quality check systems.
•    Provide subject matter expertise on data governance principles, best practices, and regulatory requirements.
•    Collaborate with IT teams to evaluate, select, and implement data management tools such as MDM and Data Quality solutions.
•    Work closely with data owners, data stewards, and business units to ensure adherence to data governance policies and standards.
•    Collaborate with the Security team and Data Privacy Officer to ensure compliance with data security and privacy regulations.
•    Develop and deliver training programs on data governance, data quality, and data management practices.
•    Stay informed about industry trends, emerging technologies, and regulatory changes related to data governance.
•    Contribute to the development and implementation of the enterprise data strategy.

How to thrive in this role?

•    Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Management, or a related field. 
•    A minimum of 5 years of experience in data governance and/or data management roles.
•    Strong knowledge of data governance principles, frameworks, and best practices.
•    Familiarity with relevant data privacy and security regulations (e.g., GDPR, CCPA) and their implications for data governance.
•    Experience with data management tools such as MDM and Data Quality solutions.
•    Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify data governance issues and propose effective solutions.
•    Certificate in data management or data governance is an advantage.
•    Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to engage and influence stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
•    People and process oriented person.
•    Self-motivated and proactive, with the ability to work independently and prioritize tasks effectively.
•    Fluent in both French and English.

Now that you can see yourself in this role, apply and join the Bombardier family!  


Please note: You don’t need all the skills, knowledge, and experience listed to apply for this position! We’re not looking for the perfect candidate, we’re looking for great talent and resourcefulness. 


Bombardier is an equal opportunity employer and encourages persons of any race, religion, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, immigration status, disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics to apply. 


Job Data Governance Specialist

Primary Location Administrative Centre (CA)

Organization Aerospace Canada


Employee Status Regular

Requisition  4244  Data Governance Specialist