Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Data Steward Lead

Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Data Steward Lead, are to: 

  • Build strong relationships with senior business leaders responsible for Data, Sales & Marketing, and Product Supply;
  • Ability to translate business needs into technical data requirements;
  • Ability to clearly articulate our data strategy to senior business leaders in terms they can easily understand;
  • Ability to influence other senior IT and business roles leveraging their very strong communication skills;
  • Perform data design reviews for complex data enhancements with third party data support and development resources; 
  • Lead discussions across business functions to document business logic and sources of data;
  • Participate in design sessions that result in design documentation for data processing, storage and delivery solutions;
  • Participate in functional and integration testing to validate the results meet the business data requirements.


Who you are


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Business (or related field) OR equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • 10+ years of experience working with relational databases like Oracle/SQL;
  • Specific experience with data warehousing; must have experience with design and maintenance of data warehouse(s);
  • Must have specific experience with and knowledge of SAP Data; 
  • 10+ years of experience gathering business requirements and interacting with business users;
  • Experience leading individual contributors and developing others;
  • Demonstrated understanding of data architecture and modeling, including designing logical models for datasets;
  • Proven leadership: Ability to make decisions, hold others accountable, drive efforts to goals;
  • Very strong communication and collaboration skills; ability to adapt communication style based on audience’s level of technical skills.


Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with SAP, SAP BW and/or SAP Hana




Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.


Country: United States
Location: MO-Creve Coeur
Functional Area: [sap_fa_8]
Entry Level: 5