Data Governance Analyst


Position requires continuous visual concentration and manual dexterity to operate PC
Minor lifting and carrying, not likely to exceed ten pounds
May requi
Contract W2, 12 Months
$97,000 - $101,000 /yr
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

We are seeking an associate level data governance analyst for our Prestigiuos clients in VA that will play a key role in implementing and operationalizing the data management framework and strategy for a federal information management program. This analyst will assist the data governance and metadata management teams in the formation and execution of policies, procedures and standards that will meet the organization s business needs. They will also provide support in the establishment of a data stewardship program and information quality improvement projects or similar efforts.


To perform this role, the candidate must have the following knowledge and skills:

Strong knowledge and application of information management best practices and principles

Passion for ensuring data quality, integrity and accuracy

Solid understanding of federal information management practices and laws including document lifecycle management, the Federal Records Act, Freedom of Information Act, Section 508, Open Government Data Act and the Federal Information Security Management Act

Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with all levels of staff across the organization

Demonstrate sound judgement in decision making

Self-motivated and able to handle tasks with minimal supervision or questions

Intermediate facilitation skills with the ability to drive issues to closure

Ability to deliver a high level of customer service

Ability to make recommendations to senior staff

Professional written and verbal communication skills

Strong time management skills and attention to detail

Experience applying research and analytical skills to solve business problems

Ability to write various documents such as functional requirements

Basic understanding of databases and data structures

Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, and Visio along with various other online applications

Key Responsibilities:

Understand how to effectively capture and communicate the evolving voice of the customer

Work with cross-functional team to establish data owners and stewardship program

Develop controls to ensure the accuracy, integrity and quality of data

Gather and prioritize data capabilities and draft requirements for the business

Coordinate the resolution of a wide range of data governance and metadata issues including any corrections or gaps with the business and IT

Align data ownership and accountability with the appropriate business lines

Measure and monitor adherence to standards and quality principles

Engage with IT and the business to investigate and document ongoing data needs and issues

Assist in developing data quality measurements and key performance metrics

Develop recommendations to drive improvements to data standards, processes, and tools


Position requires continuous visual concentration and manual dexterity to operate PC

Minor lifting and carrying, not likely to exceed ten pounds

May require extended work hours and/or schedule flexibility

Occasional travel including overnight stays required

Education and Experience:

HS diploma required

Completion of a bachelor s degree in business or information management and a minimum of 2 years of related experience, or a master s degree in business or information management or a related field and 1 year of related experience or an equivalent combination of 4 years training and related experience

1+ years of demonstrated experience working in information management and/or data governance

1+ years of data analysis experience

1+ years of experience documenting business and functional requirements Other/Physical

Posted By

Sandeep Kumar

Dice Id : 10106616
Position Id : 31958
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