Senior Analyst Data Governance (m/f/d)

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:


Data Governance enables adidas to leverage the value of data for our digital transformation.

The team achieves that by defining the data governance and data quality frameworks, methods, and standards for business processes as well as IT systems. We design innovative data solutions along with new initiatives, consult projects and enforce data compliance together with our partners in Analytics, Business and Tech.

We take advantage of automation, machine learning and democratization of data to allow data-driven decision making even faster and more often and to unleash the real power of data right from the start.


Key Responsibilities:


Data Management

  • Assists in providing accessibility, retrievability, security and protection of data

Data Visualization

  • Support presentation of data in useful and appealing ways to target audience


Business Analysis

  • Investigates operational needs and problems, and opportunities, contributing to the recommendation of improvements in preferably automated components of new or changed processes and organization.
  • Assists in defining acceptance tests for these recommendations.
  • Assists with the creation of presentations for critical stakeholder engagements.


Specialist Advice

  • Contributes to summarize specialist advice to provide coherent guidance to further organizational objectives.


Key Relationships:

  • All business functions and markets


Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

  • College or university degree with focus on Business Administration or IT or related areas, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Preferably 1-2 years of work experience in data governance or data affine business/ IT functions (lateral entrants possible)
  • Proficient spoken and written command of English  
  • Strong analytical think


  • Nice to have: (Technology background in the team)
  • Knowledge of Data Modelling, Data Catalogues tools
  • ITIL and SRE framework experience
  • Experience with DevOps/SRE
  • Java programming language
  • Web services, Microservices
  • Used/configured monitoring tools - Prometheus, Kibana, Grafana
  • Database (Oracle, SQL)
  • Docker / Kubernetes / AWS knowledge
  • CI/CD - GIT/ Bitbucket, Jenkins
  • Network skills (IP/DNS,Certificate) – advantage

adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Title:  Senior Analyst Data Governance (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Information Technology
State:  BY
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  362393
Date:  Dec 3, 2021