Global Data Lead

Date: Sep 10, 2021

Location: Morrisville, NC, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 25%

Requisition ID: 3963


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Global Operations - Global Operations is a complex and diverse organization within the company which is responsible for product fulfilment to all our customers from end to end. We pride ourselves on being totally Customer Centric in our unrelenting focus on Improving Quality, Service and Value as perceived by our customers. Our employees are dedicated to the Global Operations Enterprise Excellence journey. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

Project Quantum is a global strategic initiative within Teleflex. The key objectives of this project includes designing and deploying global product lifecycle management processes and introduce a master data management system for management of product related data for consistency and accuracy. 
The Global data lead  will manage the Data workstream including supporting the Global Senior PLM Manager and Master Data Management Lead towards the successful delivery of Project Quantum goals and objectives. 

Principal Responsibilities

  • Define global Data strategy to ensure successful migration of Data for Project Quantum
  • Develops road maps/methodologies required to move from current state to future state, including changes and implications to existing architecture and systems. 
  • Define Data tools for cleansing and migration to be utilised for data migration process
  • Drive Data Migration activities for global roll out including Data Extract,  Transformation and Load of data for all sites impacted by Quantum
  • Responsible for data specific cut over activities
  • Responsible for identifying and creating data transformation rules and mapping across all systems
  • Responsible for Data Cleansing process and ensure compliance of data to defined data standards.
  • Data Governance Council member providing Data SME knowledge and guidance
  • Ability to act as a champion for change through collaboration with global business units and business partners.
  • Co-ordination of project activities to ensure business and compliance needs are satisfied. 
  • Support Global Roll plan and execution
  • Support implementation of system integrations eg Labelling and UDI
  • Drives global process standardization.
  • Interfaces directly with business and process partners to understand their needs and objectives first-hand
  • Support the definition of future state end to end global KPIs and metrics to assess the health of the process.

Key Relationships / Interfaces

  • Senior Project Manager,
  • Senior Manager QA,
  • Senior PLM Manager
  • Director Global Supply Chain Analytics
  • IT Program & Relationships Manager
  • Director IT
  • VP Global IT Applications
  • VP, Demand Fulfilment
  • VP, Global Strategic Research & Development
  • Global VP QARA

Education / Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree or Masters degree in Mechanical or Biomedical or Polymer or a related Engineering discipline;
  • 10+ years experience in the Medical device industry,
  • Project Management and Six Sigma qualification required

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

  • The ideal candidate will have prior experience in leading data operations in a fast-paced work environment with strong analytical ability. 
  • Must have led and implemented a global data migration process.
  • Experience dealing with complex data relationships and effectively communicating across a diverse team. 
  • Recent development experience with Tableau or similar visual analysis tool, optimization, analytics and large data sets, project management, developing visually compelling interactive dashboards. 
  • Understanding of Design Control, Change Control, Product Life Cycle Management, Sustaining Changes and manufacturing transfers, including experience of cost savings and product / process improvement,
  • Strong people management skills
  • Expert judgment and problem solving ability & is capable of understanding the impact of decision making on both Teleflex and their customers.
  • Excellent MS Office skills,
  • Effective collaboration with cross-functional Business Units,
  • Experience managing cross functional teams,
  • Ability to Perform and manage critical analysis of data.
  • Excellent facilitation and communication skills,
  • Ability to solve complex problems, and be innovative,
  • Comfortable working with all levels of the organisation, including presentation to executive management,
  • Strong business acumen,

Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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