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Data Governance Specialist

The Data Governance Specialist is responsible for consulting, developing, implementing and overseeing all Data Governance related projects, acting as a trusted advisor and SME for Newcomp’s clients.

Location
Toronto
Type
Full Time
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Tasks Include

  • Development and maintenance of comprehensive databases ensuring effective integration of key intelligence from a variety of sources
  • Development and maintenance of integrated performance measurement and reporting systems
  • Evolving and managing cross functional processes to ensure data integrity and compliance across numerous and diverse user communities
  • Advise and/or develop data governance models and processes using approaches such as master data management and reference data management.
  • Help clients to identify Critical Data Entities (CDEs) for in scope business domains
  • Champion the use of data to drive decision making
  • Inform clients of quality standards/thresholds of acceptance for data input
  • Perform data quality monitoring/analysis/measurement.
  • Report on data quality based on findings

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Undergraduate degree, preferably in IT, computer science or engineering
  • Proven experience in defining a data governance operating model, communicating the model and implementing it
  • Highly knowledgeable regarding oversight of data management goals, standards, practices, process, and technologies
  • Working experience with SQL
  • Experience working through Governance, Risk, and Control related issues
  • Experience with defining Critical Data Elements and Data Lineage
  • Comfortable using IBM IGC (Information Governance Catalog)
  • Comfortable using Information Analyzer OR Collibra OR Informatica Business Glossary
  • Ability to manage multiple demands within tight timelines.
  • Demonstrate excellent analytical and logical thinking.
  • Strong understanding of data quality and data governance best practices.
  • Strong communication skills, including presentation, verbal & written

Who We Are

At Newcomp, big data and analytics is what we do. We are an Analytics Trusted Advisor specializing in marketing and selling analytics software to organizations, as well as providing them with training and consulting services for that software. We work with businesses, non-profit, and government organizations across Canada, the US, and the Caribbean who have the demand for these advanced software tools. With our help, they have a better understanding of their business and can make more strategic and informed decisions.

Why Join Newcomp?

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Competitive base salary
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