Data Steward


On Site
Full Time


Policies and procedures
Employment authorization
Use cases
Data quality
Data acquisition
Data retention
Business process
Commodities trading
Microsoft SQL Server
Technical writing
Business analysis
Effective communication
Professional services
Meta-data management
Management information systems

Job Details

Position: Data Steward
Location: Houston, TX 77098 (ONSITE)
Duration: Direct Hire
Work Authorization: , , or authorized to work in the US

Job Description

  • Understand broadly the data use cases within our business and liaise with development teams and application owners to ensure data discovery, access and management features are meeting their evolving needs
  • Develop and execute data quality processes to ensure data being consumed by our business can be trusted and is accurate
  • Continually curate our data catalogue including performing validation of metadata, data tagging and inactivation of obsolete data
  • Work directly with business stakeholders to develop data naming rules that align with their view and allow for easy identification
  • Lead product onboardings including cataloguing of new data elements in collaboration with our data acquisition technical team
  • Develop policies and procedures to ensure appropriate access rules are in place and access groups are defined and maintained
  • Ensure that data is properly classified as restricted, regulated or public as it relates to the distribution of the data in accordance with data provider contracts
  • Participate in the development of data polices including data retention, data privacy, data use and regulations
  • Provide guidance, testing support and validation as data assets, dashboards and reports are built for their area to ensure that they conform to business processes
  • Exposure to commodities trading environment including relevant market/fundamental data sources, types and concepts
  • 2+ years of basic Python scripting or development expertise
  • 2+ years of SQL experience and awareness of database technologies like Oracle RDBM, SQL Server or PostreSQL
  • Demonstrated technical writing expertise in a professional environment including business analysis and application usage documentation
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to communicate with technical and business stakeholders
  • Business/Finance/MIS or related relevant degree
Personal Characteristics
  • Team player
  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and manage changing priorities
  • Able to work in a high-pressure environment with changing priorities
  • Proactive and customer focused, "make it work mentality
  • Highly responsive, energetic and enthusiastic
  • Resourceful and able to think creatively and adapt
About INSPYR Solutions

Technology is our focus and quality is our commitment. As a national expert in delivering flexible technology and talent solutions, we strategically align industry and technical expertise with our clients' business objectives and cultural needs. Our solutions are tailored to each client and include a wide variety of professional services, project, and talent solutions. By always striving for excellence and focusing on the human aspect of our business, we work seamlessly with our talent and clients to match the right solutions to the right opportunities. Learn more about us at

INSPYR Solutions provides Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, INSPYR Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

About INSPYR Solutions