Sudhir Tonse currently leads the Data Platform Engineering organization at DoorDash where the focus is on building the right data architecture that enables DoorDash to make timely, informed data-driven decisions. Previously Sudhir led similar functions at Uber's Marketplace and Data organizations. Prior to Uber, Sudhir managed the Cloud Platform Infrastructure team at Netflix and was responsible for many of the services and components that form the Netflix Cloud Platform. Sudhir is a weekend golfer and tries to make the most of the wonderful California weather and public courses. While not at work or playing golf, Sudhir mostly spends time doom-scrolling Twitter or similar media.
May 25, 20226:10 PM UTC
Challenges in Defining and Achieving High Data Quality Standards
Most modern businesses focus on utilizing the power of the data they have collected in optimizing their business and making informed data driven decisions. While it's clear that the decisions and optimizations thus driven depend on the quality and trust of the underlying data architecture, what is not clear is how exactly this quality is defined, shared, measured and the trust gained. What challenges exist in a complex organization with many functions that can benefit from a structured approach to achieving high data quality standards? This talk will focus on these challenges and outlines approaches used in large organizations such as DoorDash.