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Data Governance Analyst

Posted 5 months 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.

  • 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
  • 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. 


Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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