Data Pipelines Toolkit

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Lead the design, implementation and automation of Data Pipelines, sourcing data from internal and external systems, transforming the data for the optimal needs of various systems and business requirements.

More Uses of the Data Pipelines Toolkit:

  • Create critical infrastructure and best practices as you scale your Computer Vision team and maintain Data Pipelines critical to testing and training your algorithms.

  • Develop infrastructure for Data Pipelines, ETL and Database Systems, analytic tools, and Signal Processing software to support the Data Analytics team.

  • Ensure you possess a diverse skill set covering most of Full Stack development, User Interfaces, Data Analysis and visualization, Data Pipelines, and Relational Databases.

  • Develop end to end automated Data Pipelines to support integrated analytics products spanning recruiting, Workforce Management, employee sensing, compensation and other areas.

  • Develop and maintain ETL Data Pipelines, integrating a wide range of data sources to support business applications and internal analytics needs.

  • Establish: design, build, manage and optimize Data Pipelines for Data Structures encompassing Data Transformation, data models, schemas, Metadata, Data Quality, and workload management.

  • Identify: monitor and maintain existing Data Pipelines by debugging Data Issues, releasing hot fixes and optimizing performance to ensure Data Quality and adherence to SLAs.

  • Develop proofs of concept and evaluate design options to deliver ingestion, search, Metadata cataloging and scheduling of Data Pipelines.

  • Organize: provision tools access, document processes, develop training guides, maintain/update Data Pipelines to support processes Key Performance Indicators.

  • Use proven methods to solve business problems using Azure Data and Analytics services in combination with building Data Pipelines, data streams and System Integration.

  • Ensure you champion; build new Data Pipelines, identify existing data gaps and provide automated solutions to deliver analytical capabilities and enriched data to applications.

  • Bring fresh ideas from areas like information retrieval, Data Pipelines, Data Storage, visualization, Artificial intelligence, and Natural Language Processing.

  • Ensure you champion; build distributed, scalable, and reliable Data Pipelines that ingest and process data at scale and in real time to feed Machine Learning algorithms.

  • Be accountable for creating and maintaining automated Data Pipelines, data standards, and best practices to maintain integrity and security of the data; ensure adherence to developed standards.

  • Be accountable for developing Data Pipelines/ETL feeds/applications as reading data from external sources, merge data, perform data enrichment and load in to target data destinations.

  • Systematize: design, implement and automate Data Pipelines sourcing data from internal and external systems, transforming the data for the optimal needs of various systems.

  • Orchestrate: design and implement integration and black box tests to ensure the source to target mapping is implemented as expected by the Data Pipelines.

  • Ensure you helm; build analytics tools that utilize the Data Pipelines to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, Operational Efficiency and other key business Performance Metrics.

  • Help maintain Data lineage allowing users to trace data reliably to the point of origin and pinpoint any quality problems in the Data Pipelines.

  • Develop and maintain scalable Data Pipelines which transform all internal data to empower every part of your organization to make informed decisions.

  • Be accountable for introducing and applying cutting edge technologies and techniques around Big Data, Distributed Systems, analytics, microservices, Data Pipelines, and observability.

  • Be accountable for designing, implementing, and maintaining Data Warehouses and near real time Data Pipelines via the practical application of existing and new Data Engineering techniques.

  • Pilot: partner with Data Engineering and business Technology Teams to build high quality and high scale Data Pipelines and assets that facilitate fast and reliable reporting.

  • Organize: design, build and launch efficient and reliable Data Pipelines for ingesting and transforming data from internal and cloud applications.

  • Be accountable for choosing the best tools/services/resources to build robust Data Pipelines for data ingestion, connection, transformation, and distribution.

  • Coordinate: design, build and launch efficient and reliable Data Pipelines in order to source data from complex and disparate data sources, and process that data into consumable formats that help to enable insights.

  • Audit: guarantee compliance with Data Governance and Data Security requirements while creating, improving and operationalizing integrated and reusable Data Pipelines.

  • Methodize: effectively acquire and translate user requirements into Technical Specifications to develop automated Data Pipelines to satisfy business demand.

  • Enable Data Access, Data Processing, and data products by architecting, maintaining, scaling, monitoring and securing Data Warehouse, EL and ETL system, and Data Pipelines and BI systems.

  • Systematize: design and implement secure Data Pipelines to prepare, process, ingest and organize data into data Data Lake / Data Warehouse from disparate on premise and cloud data sources.


Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Data Pipelines Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step Work Plans and maturity diagnostics for any Data Pipelines related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Data Pipelines specific requirements:

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Data Pipelines Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a Data Driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...

STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 999 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of Process Design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Data Pipelines improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. How do you establish and deploy modified action plans if circumstances require a shift in plans and rapid execution of new plans?

  2. How do you reduce the costs of obtaining inputs?

  3. Who controls the risk?

  4. What are your Data Pipelines processes?

  5. How do you promote understanding that opportunity for improvement is not criticism of the status quo, or the people who created the status quo?

  6. Is the suppliers process defined and controlled?

  7. How do you gather the stories?

  8. What prevents you from making the changes you know will make you a more effective Data Pipelines leader?

  9. What is your BATNA (best alternative to a negotiated agreement)?

  10. What are your needs in relation to Data Pipelines skills, labor, equipment, and markets?

Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Data Pipelines book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Data Pipelines self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Data Pipelines Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Data Pipelines areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Data Pipelines Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline Data Protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:


STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Data Pipelines projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Data Pipelines Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Data Pipelines project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Cost Management Plan: Eac -estimate at completion, what is the total job expected to cost?

  2. Activity Cost Estimates: In which phase of the Acquisition Process cycle does source qualifications reside?

  3. Project Scope Statement: Will all Data Pipelines project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Data Pipelines project team have enough people to execute the Data Pipelines project plan?

  5. Source Selection Criteria: What are the guidelines regarding award without considerations?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Are Corrective Actions taken when actual results are substantially different from detailed Data Pipelines project plan (variances)?

  7. Initiating Process Group: During which stage of Risk planning are risks prioritized based on probability and impact?

  8. Cost Management Plan: Is your organization certified as a supplier, wholesaler, regular dealer, or manufacturer of corresponding products/supplies?

  9. Procurement Audit: Was a formal review of tenders received undertaken?

  10. Activity Cost Estimates: What procedures are put in place regarding bidding and cost comparisons, if any?

Step-by-step and complete Data Pipelines Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

2.0 Planning Process Group:

3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log

4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Data Pipelines project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance

5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Data Pipelines project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Data Pipelines project with this in-depth Data Pipelines Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Data Pipelines projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Data Pipelines and put Process Design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Data Pipelines investments work better.

This Data Pipelines All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.


Includes lifetime updates

Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.