9 days old
2018-05-142018-06-11

Senior Data Analyst

Durham, NC 27703
  • Job Code
    620655
  • Payrate
    $60 To $65

Randstad Technologies is looking for Senior Business Data Analyst for a top financial services company in RTP, NC for a long term contract assignment.


Job Description:


Senior Business Data Steward / Senior Business Analyst


Primary Responsibilities



  • Thrive in a dynamic, fast paced, high energy environment
  • Executes enterprise data governance strategies in line with the organization's business strategy and objectives. Working with stakeholders to understand information needs, identify suitable data, and collaborate on projects.
  • Manages the Data Governance framework that meets the objectives for the organization:


    • Document acceptable usage standards for review with Legal, Risk and Compliance teams
    • Develops and manage enterprise data policies, standards and processes.
    • Maintain clear and unambiguous information on critical data elements
    • Develops metrics that identify gaps and ensure compliance with standards across the enterprise

  • Develops and executes data quality strategies in line with the organizations business strategy and goals.


    • Works with business owners to define and establish data quality rules and definitions consistent with department and organization strategies.
    • Assesses systems for compliance with data governance policies and standards. Works with all areas of the business to ensure data quality and integrity
    • Establishes processes to continuously monitor data quality. Ensure processes are in place to proactively detect, correct and prevent invalid data values.
    • Creation of scorecards reporting on quality and usages of data

  • Act as liaison, communicating through reports, meetings, newsletters, or memos the best use of data from business owner, to IT, all the way to the consumer.
  • Identification of new critical data elements working with Data Scientists, Analysts, technology and Legal, Risk and Compliance stakeholders
  • Participate in mapping business data needs to appropriate sources of data
  • Work closely with LRC on new or changing regulatory and/or legislation that will impact acceptable uses of data.


Education and Experience



  • 5+ years of experience in one or more of the following disciplines: data analysis, data warehousing, software engineering or compliance reporting
  • BS/BA or demonstrated analytical and technical ability
  • Deep understanding how data supports business strategy, and how it is used within business processes and its impact.
  • Experience working with analytic and insights stakeholders to understand and propose solutions and approaches to sophisticated analytic problems.
  • Nice to have - experience with large-scale data sets (50+ terabytes .. 1+ petabyte)
  • Nice to have - exposure to master data management (MDM) and metadata management (Metacenter)
  • Nice to have - exposure to big data concepts (Hadoop, Cloudera, Hortonworks, NOSQL, HDFS, etc.)
  • Nice to have - working knowledge of data governance and data stewardship


Skills and Knowledge



  • Passion for data and how data is used to drive enterprise business strategy
  • Strategic, intellectually curious thinker with focus on outcomes
  • Strong communication skills across both business and technical communities
  • Ability to build trust and strong working relationships with cross-functional teams
  • Self-directed and able to proactively manage complex projects unsupervised
  • Demonstrated ability to balance team and individual responsibilities; gaining consensus; influence without authority
  • Proficient in SQL
  • Basic project management skills
  • Strong analytical, diagnostic, and problem-solving skills.
  • Results oriented with ability to clearly articulate and deliver business value
  • Nice to have - experience in working for a financial organization
  • Nice to have - exposure to data management tools such as Collibra, Information Builders, Adaptive, etc.

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