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Project Manager II - Data Manager

Ball Corporation

Ball Corporation

Operations, Data Science
Broomfield, CO, USA
Posted on Friday, May 26, 2023

Ball Aerospace is powered by endlessly curious people with an unwavering mission focus. We pioneer discoveries that enable our customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most. We create innovative space solutions, enable more accurate weather forecasts, drive insightful observations of our planet, deliver actionable data and intelligence, and ensure those who defend our freedom go forward bravely and return home safely.

At our core, we're passionate, committed people who believe together we can achieve extraordinary things. We work collaboratively with each other, our customers and partners to solve the world's greatest challenges. That means listening to one another, providing feedback and partnering across all levels. We value our inclusive culture where everyone is heard equally and creativity thrives. Each team member is fully invested in our mission and we bring an energy to work every day that propels our business and motivates us all to Go Beyond.®

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The Enterprise Assurance Strategic Capabilities Unit delivers critical assurance disciplines that protect and enable people, data and missions. We provide a comprehensive approach to managing risk across the enterprise for current and future information environments where the business and missions execute. We apply the use of innovative tools and robust processes to ensure mission and business success.

Project Manager II – Data Manager

Ball Aerospace is looking for a Project Manager to join the Mission and Process Analytics (MPA) team.

What You’ll Do:

  • Be a member of the dynamic MPA team; a team tasked with being a champion for data-driven decisions throughout the enterprise while advancing Ball Aerospace’s data analytics and data governance strategies and goals.
  • Collaborate with team members and business stakeholders on projects that answer key questions that enable informed decision-making.
  • Assist in the design, implementation, and publication of visualizations/dashboards and other reporting tools for consumption by the business community, contributing as part of a team for the team’s goals and/or in special circumstances directly with leadership to fulfill MPA’s objectives.
  • Act as liaison between project team, functional management, and project stakeholder.
  • Develop and communicate project tasks, schedules, and scope to project team with the assistance of MPA management
  • Utilize MPA tools to document and communicate project status with project team.
  • Prepare and communicate project status reports to MPA leadership.
  • Recommend changes and enhancements to project operations.
  • Plan and conduct regular project meetings with project team, MPA leadership, and/or stakeholders.
  • Bring new and innovative ideas to the MPA team and Ball Aerospace.
  • Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Capabilities Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
  • Perform other duties as necessary.

What You’ll Need:

  • BS/BA in a related field plus 6 or more years related experience.
  • Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
  • Ability to demonstrate technical expertise in data querying and integration tools, such as SSIS, SQL or VQL.
  • Experience with visualization tools and the development of dashboards and reporting solutions; tools like Tableau, Power BI, Business Objects Web Intelligence.
  • Experience with supply chain data and processes.
  • A passion for solving problems and finding answers to business questions.
  • Attention to detail, cost-conscious mindset, self-motivation, and go-getter attitude.
  • Excellent collaboration skills.

On-Site Work Environment: This position requires regular in-person engagement by working on-site three or more days each normally scheduled week in the primary work location. Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.

Working Conditions:

  • Ball Aerospace is a drug-free workplace, which is imperative to the health and safety of all employees and is required as a condition of receiving contracts from federal agencies. Please remember that regardless of the legalization of marijuana in Colorado and other states, possession and use continues to be illegal under the federal Controlled Substances Act. This includes the use of some CBD products. A post-offer, pre-employment drug test is a condition of employment.
  • Work is performed in an office, laboratory, production floor, or cleanroom, outdoors or remote research environment.
  • May occasionally work in production work centers where use of protective equipment and gear is required.
  • May access other facilities in various weather conditions.


Relocation for this position is not available.

Compensation & Benefits:

  • HIRING SALARY RANGE: $91,500 - $124,500 (Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.)
  • This position includes a competitive benefits package. For details, copy and paste into your browser or visit our careers site.


Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.