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Data Governance Analyst

  • Location: Oklahoma City, 73142
  • Salary: $98000 - $119000 / year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 months ago

This fast growing industry leader has an immediate full-time opportunity in Oklahoma City, OK for a Data Governance Analyst.  This position requires working in the office Monday-Friday.  Will be responsible for streamlining Data processes across technology to ensure consistency in how the organization shares and accesses data.  Will ensure consistency with Master Data Management in this highly visible position.  Will be leading a committee that will include high level managers in both Software Development and IT. Will be responsible for putting systems in place and will be making sure that Data Privacy is protected and secure across the organization.  This role requires at least 10 years experience in Enterprise Risk and Compliance. In addition, must have strong experience in Data Privacy. The position will focus on establishing and ensuring adherence to an enterprise data governance framework for data policies, standards and practices, in the application and business units, to achieve the required level of consistency, quality and protection to meet company objectives. The primary goal of the program is to protect the organization and clients' data through the implementation of an enterprise data governance program. 


Data Governance

  • Create and document data governance standards
  • Facilitate the development and implementation of data quality standards, data protection standards and adoption requirements across the enterprise
  • Develop & maintain inventory of the enterprise information maps, including authoritative systems, owners
  • Lead Senior Management, comprising resources from the Business and Functional areas and IT business and operations functions, to achieve their objectives; resolve issues escalated from Business and Functional areas data governance representatives
  • Market and communicate data governance program in an way that achieves maximum buy in with key stakeholders and Senior Management
  • Maintain and modify data governance program to align with industry best practices and Company requirements
  • Monitor and enforce compliance to data governance standards


  • Document and maintain data governance standards and processes
  • Prepare executive presentations
  • Create corporate communication plan and messaging for data governance program


  • Actively seeks to expand individual skills through research, training, and collaboration with peers
  • Attends meetings and serves on committees, as requested
  • Performs additional duties and assignments as requested


  • Bachelors Degree Required.
  • 4+ years in a Data Governance role.
  • Experienced in data governance and information security standards.
  • Experience with data dictionaries and/or business glossaries.
  • Strong knowledge of Data Privacy Laws.
  • Experience with auditing or working with auditors.
  • Understanding of databases and application delivery
  • Risk identification and analysis techniques
  • Data confidentiality regulations and strategies
  • Programming and code review processes
  • Prefer experience building and deploying models on mobile devices.
  • Docker and Kubernetes knowledge is a plus.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Evaluate critical systems and data, prioritize workflow and determine solutions
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Interpret and apply laws, regulations and policies
  • Work for extended time at keyboard/terminal
  • Maintain effective working relationships with supervisor and coworkers
  • Work flexible hours, including weekends and evenings
  • Availability to respond to emergency situations

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

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re a top 15 U.S. IT staffing firm and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

For hourly W2 contract roles, MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options. Please see for more information. For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits will be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Veterans/Disability/Women. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.