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Data Governance Analyst

Posted 17 days ago

Summer is here and so are new contracts. Are you an experienced Data Quality Assurance Analyst with a good understanding of testing methodologies and terminologies? If so we have a long term contract in Birmingham that will be working with IBM Information Analyzer and Tableau. Contract starts this month.
 
Responsibilities: 

  • Assesses and provides metrics of the data quality characteristics of validity, integrity, accuracy, completeness, relevance, usefulness etc.
  • Responsible for defining and implementing a data quality methodology and standards required for the program.
  • Act as the primary liaison between business team for data quality issues, opportunities.
  • Assist and coordinate assessments and implementations of data quality standards and solutions for the program..
  • Experience researching, recommending, and automating innovative approaches to data quality management issues and opportunities
  • Ability to extract insights from data, which involves a level of analytical comprehension and manipulation
  • Manage and execute the creation and distribution of data quality reports.
  • Work with development team to correct data quality errors.
  • Determine root cause for data quality errors and make recommendations for long-term solutions.
  • Resolve all internal data exceptions in timely and accurate manner.
  • Develop process improvements to enhance overall data quality. "Advanced Proficiency" in the following responsibilities:
  • Establish/implement/ensure data quality and best practices
  • Plan/coordinate testing environments & infrastructure
  • Plan/develop automated frameworks to adhere to data quality.
  • Plan and create test data sets/scenarios
  • Identify and mitigate risks/issues related to data quality.
  • Ensure alignment of data quality/test plans to business case/value
  • Ensure availability of internal/external resources needed to complete the data quality QA activities.
  • Develop, document and implement risk mitigation plans
  • Design processes for reporting and communicating the data QA status.
  • Execute test status reports and communicate to appropriate audiences
  • Communicate potential issues to appropriate audiences
Skills:
  • Must have a solid understanding of testing methodologies and terminologies
  • Experience working with tools like IBM Information Analyzer and Tableau is a big plus 

  The location has free parking and cubicles for the work space.  The dress code is on the dressy side of business casual.