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(Senior) Data Steward (f/m/d)


We are looking for a (Senior) Data Steward (f/m/d) to join our headquarters in Berlin. You are a thorough and a highly flexible, unreserved team player and a communicator, keen to be part of the world's fastest-growing music company, BMG. You understand the music industry as a whole and are also able to dive into details as and when required.


Your Mission at BMG.

This role has a need for a strong technical skill set with a data mindset. In this position, you are a passionate and talented Data professional with problem-solving abilities and coding/testing/tuning skills who can work in a fast-paced environment.


Your Responsibilities.

  • Work closely with the business users, development teams and data engineers to deliver data pipelines from data sourcing, ingestion, and processing to presentation.
  • Co-ordinate onsite, nearshore, and offshore teams to deliver data products that users can trust.
  • Build relationships with internal Data and Business Analysts to drive a “Self Service” approach for end-to-end data pipelines. 
  • Work with application, and data architects to propose and develop solutions while driving transformational initiatives.
  • Develop flexible, high-quality Data Models that are easy to use by users from various teams with different needs and perspectives.
  • Drive initiatives for data quality including automated tests for accuracy, completeness, and consistency.
  • Foster an innovative culture within the team and drive training initiatives for the developed data products globally. 
  • Maintain Documentation, including a Data Catalog and Data Lineage information for the developed Data Products.
  • Collaborate with experts in the field and stay abreast of emerging technologies and best practices, assess, and evaluate the adoption thereof into the organization.


Your Profile.

  • Bachelor’s   degree   in   Computer   Science   or   equivalent   combination   of technical education and work experience
  • At least 5+ years of experience in data analytics with exposure to data engineering and data science teams.
  • Strong communication, presentation, and leadership skills. 
  • Deep hands-on expertise & experience in data analytics and data modeling.
  • At least 5+ years of experience in project management and leading data engineering and analytics teams.  
  • Advanced knowledge of SQL, and at least one BI Tool like Looker, Tableau or Power BI.
  • Understanding of database systems and big data processing technologies in the cloud (preferably GCP).
  • Knowledge of Python is added advantage
  • Proven ability and desire to engage and collaborate with diverse set of stakeholders


Now let’s see what’s in it for you.

  • The unique BMG culture, empowering and driven by strong values. 

  • A 21st century working environment, collaborative and flexible. 

  • Benefits like an office in the heart of Berlin, a BVG jobticket, a Headspace membership, Work from Home regulations and many more.
  • A commitment to help team members develop long-term careers at BMG with in-house training and the renowned Bertelsmann University.  

  • A fun and respectful community of people with a passion for working for artists and songwriters. 


What you should know about us.

BMG – est. 2008 – is the world’s fourth-biggest music company, the first new global player in the music business of the streaming age, and a record label and music publisher in one. Named in 2020 one of the world’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company, BMG’s pitch is unique – a relentless focus on fairness and transparency and service to its artist and songwriter clients. BMG’s 20 offices across 12 core music markets now represent over three million songs and recordings, including many of the most renowned and successful catalogs in popular music history. BMG is owned by international media, services and education company Bertelsmann. 


Come as you are.

As the great Kurt Cobain* once said, “Come as you are.” BMG is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and we celebrate diversity in all forms. Equal opportunity runs deep in our core value of fairness and we are determined to create a truly inclusive work environment, where everyone can flourish. If you’re good at what you do, come as you are. 

All applicants to BMG will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. 

*BMG is the proud representative of Kurt Cobain’s publishing catalogue, including the 1992 single ‘Come As You Are’. 


Are you interested? Then send us your application and all the convincing arguments why you are the right person to get this job. 


Unternehmen: BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT GmbH - Corporate 

Land: Germany

Region: Berlin

Stadt: Berlin

Postleitzahl: 10117

Job ID: 248901

Date:  Sep 16, 2022

Berlin, BE, DE, 10117

Job Segment: Media Publishing, Data Modeler, Database, Social Media, SQL, Publishing, Data, Technology, Marketing

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