Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Day
**Onsite required with remote flexibility**
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Chief Data Officer (CDO) reports to the CIO and has oversight of the application development team, those duties include to plan coordinate, and supervise all activities related to the design, development, and implementation of organizational information systems and software applications. The central objective of this role is to ensure that the organization's Data Management disciplines are running effectively, and meeting the business's needs regarding data of Penn State Health and College Of Medicine mission and goals, and to improve enterprise performance. With the growing push of data and information being used as corporate assets, serving as integral platforms for generating revenue and competitive advantages, a CDO must be able to understand both the technical points of Data Management, as well as the business drivers and needs regarding data. This individual must be able to understand the "bits and the bytes" related to the organization's Data Management and develop a strategic plan for the technical space considering the business's perspective and needs.
Bachelor's degree in the field of computer science or business administration
Fifteen (15) years of experience managing and/or directing a Data Management operation or team
Fifteen (15) years of experience working in the Data Management and information Management spaces
Masters Degree preferred
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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