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Data Governance Project Manager

AMS Staffing, Inc.
Washington, DC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $60 to $68 Hourly
  • Contractor
Job Description

Title: Data Governance Project Manager

Location: Washington, DC 20260

Rate: $110K to $118K W2, $55-60/HR W2, $60-68/HR 1099/CTC

Type: Contract to Hire


Please send resume in Word format if you are interested in this Data Governance Project Manager role with our client in Washington, DC 20260. This is a contract to hire role with a Govt Client. The position can be on a W2 or 1099 basis and will pay an annual salary of $110K to $118K or an hourly rate of $55-60/HR on a W2 basis and $60-68/HR 1099 or CTC. Compensation is dependent on experience. Benefits and PTO are being offered to those working on W2. Additionally, this positions requires a total of 10 years of Professional work experience (This does not have to be specific to the position and can be general work experience). This role will transition to full time employment approximately 6 months after the start date and will pay an annual salary of up to $118K.


****Due to the required clearance with our government client, only US Citizens, Green Card and Green Card EAD holders may be considered. Clearance requires that the candidates have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days****

Data Governance Project Manager

Position Description

Lead project management activities for data governance, data management and other related data projects within the Office of the Chief Data Officer (OCDO)

Develop business cases, requirements definition, and project plans

Apply best practices and methods to translate business objectives into functional requirements

Work with subject matter experts to translate functional requirements into technical requirements

Coordinate and manage multiple initiatives and projects simultaneously

Advise on project scope, resource, and schedule constraints

Prepare and deliver regular briefings on project status and constraints

Participate in phase, milestone, and final project reviews and document results / action items

Work with subject matter experts to identify user acceptance testing requirements; coordinate user acceptance testing and collate results

Communicate project scope, resource, schedule, risks, etc. to program sponsors, business customers, and stakeholders

Serve as a point of contact for all assigned projects

Position Requirements

Plan, organize, and manage project activities

Manage multiple, simultaneous projects with shared resources and disparate timelines

Multi-task and effectively prioritize competing needs

Excellent time management skills

Ability to flexibly apply and adapt project management best practices to data governance, data management and other related data projects

Work independently in a cross-functional environment and coordinate project activities

Communicate effectively both orally and in writing with senior-level management and customers

Experience leading business process and business re-engineering discussions, user acceptance testing, etc.

Knowledge of data governance models, data quality programs, and data management practices and policies

Technical knowledge of metadata management tools (e.g., Collibra, Informatica, etc.)

Technical knowledge of data analytics methods, data processing and the use of data warehouses and business intelligence platforms

Technical knowledge of cloud computing and infrastructure

Ability to work closely with the Data Governance Steering Committee and data stewards from other client components to provide policy implementation and oversight of lifecycle data management initiatives


Certification or advanced studies in project management

Degree from an accredited college or university in a technical field (engineering, mathematics, statistics, computer science, or related field of study)

At least 5 years of specialized experience conducting project tracking/support management for data management, data governance or data analytics system development projects

At least 2 years of technical and/or project management experience in leading data governance, data management and other related data projects

AMS Staffing, Inc.


Washington, DC
20260 USA



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