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Data Product Lead


Rotterdam, NL, 3013 AL

Req ID:  79427
Facility:  Rotterdamnn-548
Department:  Data Enablement
Division:  Global Business Services


This is Lyondellbasell


LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2022, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the fifth consecutive year.

This is the role


LyondellBasell has fully committed to achieving its vision as “The Chemical Company of the Future” and an industry leader in the areas of Sustainability and Customer Experience. The Digital Enterprise that will act as the foundation for enabling this vision will be built upon three pillars: A modern and extensible technology architecture, an ERP backbone that supports new business models, and a team of talented technologists that are empowered to build innovative solutions and digital products. 


At the intersection of these pillars, the Data & Analytics Center of Excellence is building the data foundation and a catalog of data products, analytical applications, and enterprise services that give users across our company the tools, data, and guidance to generate insights. 


The Data Product Lead will be responsible for data governance, help develop and maintain data products i.e. data catalog, data security, and working with complex datasets to support a Data Product development roadmap.

These are the roles & responsibilities


  • Experience in maintaining data catalogs
  • Drive the build out of data dictionaries and business glossaries, including setting utilization criteria for the data catalog.
  • Lead and direct projects to ensure high quality work product, and partner with team members across the organization
  • Serve as a point of escalation for data governance, data catalog quality and protection issues
  • Identify Data Owners and other Data experts (stewards and custodians) and ensure they clearly understand their role and responsibilities
  • Applying business analysis and business process capturing skills to understand data from a business perspective

This is what you bring


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Business Administration or a related discipline preferred
  • 5+ years working in Data Governance or Data Stewardship roles
  • Demonstrable data experience from data-related capabilities including Data Architecture, Data Lineage, Data Quality, Metadata Management, ETL / ELT and Governance with a track record of delivery
  • Hands-on experience of using one or more of the following or equivalent toolsets: Alation, Collibra Data Catalog, Informatica, Azure Purview 
  • Experience with data profiling and defining data quality rules and checks
  • Ability to communicate across all levels of the organization and work with diverse project teams this includes listening to management, data analysts and relevant staff to come up with the best data design; explaining complex concepts to non-technical colleagues and relate architectural decisions and recommendations to business needs
  • Prior experience in Business Analysis will be beneficial
  • Prior experience in any Data Governance Tools will be beneficial

This is what we hope you will bring


  • Experience with data cataloging tools such as Alation, Collibra, or Informatica
  • DevOps on an Azure platform
  • Experience of Reporting and Analytics tools such as Tableau, Power BI, and Alteryx
  • Experience with global enterprise environment or major consulting firm is a plus.


Builds effective teams
Cultivates innovation
Customer focus
Demonstrates courage
Drives results
Ensures accountability
Instills trust and exemplifies integrity

This is what we offer


We offer an environment where we encourage personal and professional growth and where you will be rewarded for your performance and results. You will have the possibility to work with specialist on all fields to develop innovative solutions and to extend your national and international network. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary package. The Company's Global Remote Work Policy allows eligible employees the option to work up to two days a week from home. LyondellBasell is committed to advancing diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) to ensure a positive experience for all employees.



Please feel free to contact Dennie Verberne at dennie.verberne @ for more details. Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via the application button. Only applications through this application button will be taken into consideration.

The recruitment process exists of an initial phone screening and business interviews before proceeding to a possible job offer a background check will be part of the process.



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