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Data Steward

Job Category:
Technology Provider
Career Level:
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
Job Type:
Full Time/Permanent
Company Name:
Toyota North America
Description: Data Steward Parts and Finance Consultant-TMN000G7




Who we are

Collaborative. Respectful. A place to dream and do. These are just a few words that describe what life is like at Toyota. As one of the world’s most admired brands, Toyota is growing and leading the future of mobility through innovative, high-quality solutions designed to enhance lives and delight those we serve. We’re looking for diverse, talented team members who want to grow and challenge what’s possible with us. 

Who we’re looking for

Toyota’s Advance Technology and Data Department is looking for a passionate and highly-motivated Data Steward Parts and Finance Consultant.

The primary responsibility of this role is to work closely with the Finance and Parts/Accessories business groups, to understand their business processes and how those processes create, use, update and archive Finance and Parts data.  As the Finance and Parts data subject matter expert, the Data Steward works with business and technical information systems (IS) teams to ensure systems are designed and delivered to leverage and protect our valuable finance and parts data assets.


Reporting to the IS National Manager of Data and Governance Delivery, the person in this role will support the Advanced Technology and Data department's objective in providing the correct data, within a specified timeframe to the appropriate parties and with the proper security.


What you’ll be doing 

  • Contribute to the development of annual business and IT application system plans through data knowledge and technology leadership

  • Consult the development of application and enterprise data architecture, which may include, but not limited to, mainframe legacy data, operational Relational Database Management System (RDBMS), unstructured data stores, data warehouse/marts and ETL processes

  • Assess finance and parts requirements, analyze the data requirements and architecture of business events that support architecture

  • Evaluate possible solutions and present recommendations to IT management

  • Discern the impact of subtle changes in business and technology, and their impact on the data within applications supporting the finance and parts domain

  • Understand the major functions of the primary business units, the data those functions consume, and how that data interfaces to the Enterprise Work within business units to develop long-term data strategies

  • Define data scope for projects

  • Participate in the evaluation of the design and implementation of application data structures, which may include RDBMS tables and domain object layers

  • Integrate data across application layers, application subsystems and heterogeneous data sources

  • Identify and enforce data standards to ensure consistent and maintainable application metadata

  • Review and validate the quality of the artifacts produced by the data modeling, DBA, ETL and data quality team members

  • Participate in the definition and design of data security solutions

  • Govern application development activities to ensure compliance with enterprise standards for data access and use




What you bring 

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Systems Management or related discipline, or equivalent professional work experience

  • Demonstrated work experience in Finance and Parts/Accessories areas

  • Experience working as Data Analyst or Architect

  • Experience with the development and communication of long-term business strategies

  • Experience in the architecture of data; how data is integrated across application layers within application subsystems and business domains

  • Ability to read comprehend and share complex data modeling diagrams

  • Excellent written and communication skills

Added bonus if you have 
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering or Computer Science

  • Hands on experience with Master Data Management systems administration and delivery

  • Hands on experience with Data Modeling tools such as: Erwin, InfoSphere, ER Modeler 

What we’ll bring

During your interview process, our team can fill you in on all the details of our industry-leading benefits and career development opportunities. A few highlights include:

  • A work environment built on teamwork, flexibility and respect

  • Professional growth and development programs to help advance your career, as well as tuition reimbursement

  • Vehicle purchase & lease programs 

  • Comprehensive health care and wellness plans for your entire family

  • Flextime and virtual work options (if applicable)

  • Toyota 401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match, as well as an annual retirement contribution from Toyota regardless of whether you contribute

  • Paid holidays and paid time off

  • Referral services related to prenatal services, adoption, child care, schools and more

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Relocation assistance (if applicable)

What you should know
Our success begins and ends with our people. We embrace diverse perspectives and value unique human experiences. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates the diversity of the communities where we live and do business. Applicants for our positions are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, religion, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.
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