Technical Analyst

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales Salary: competitive
Sector: IT Type: contract

I am looking for a Technical Analyst for an initial 6 month contract for one of my large clients based in Sydney CBD.

The role will be responsible for supporting the data governance stream focusing on data quality. The technical analyst will report to the Data Governance Lead and will work with the data stewards and the business to understand the information assets and develop the data quality rules and metrics to scorecard the critical data elements across the organisations various service lines and subject areas.

1. The technical analyst will use Informatica Developer to develop a robust data quality capability to support the data quality framework. This will involve building rules-based data profiling jobs involving multiple tables and complex conditional logic to profile the data and create executive level dashboards to provide scorecards on the level of data quality and provide exception reporting highlighting data quality errors.

2. The technical analyst will use Informatica Metadata Manager to create and manage a metadata repository containing metadata from various data assets, including the relevant data linage across these data sources to the Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW)

3. The technical analyst will provide first level support to our data stewards in their use of the Informatical Analyst, Informatica Developer and Business Glossary applications and use.

Required Skills

The key accountabilities for the Contractor include;
· Functional responsibility for the Informatica Data Quality Platform
· Delivery of data quality rules, metrics and dashboards
· Regular reporting of data quality issues to Data Governance lead

Highly Regarded Skills

· Advanced Informatica (PowerCentre, Informatica Developer, Metadata Manager) - essential
· Knowledge on how to identify and implement Data Quality rules - essential
· Data Governance & Data Quality knowledge - highly regarded
· Enterprise Business Glossary delivery - highly regarded

Desired Skills

· Data Integration/Synchronisation/Reconciliation
· Master Data Management/Reference Data Management
· Relational Database Management (SQL Server/Oracle)
· Experience within the insurance industry
· Ability to develop/run complex SQL queries

Personal Attributes - Manage Self (Intermediate)

· Adapt existing skills to new situations
· Show commitment to achieving work goals
· Show awareness of own strengths and areas for growth and develop and apply new skills
· Seek feedback from colleagues and stakeholders
· Maintain own motivation when tasks become difficult

Relationships - Commit to Customer Service (Adept)

· Take responsibility for delivering high quality customer-focused services
· Understand customer perspectives and ensure responsiveness to their needs
· Identify customer service needs and implement solutions
· Find opportunities to co-operate with internal and external parties to improve outcomes for customers
· Maintain relationships with key customers in area of expertise
· Connect and collaborate with relevant stakeholders within the community

Business Enablers - Technology (Adept)

· Demonstrate a sound understanding of technology relevant to the work unit, and
identify and select the most appropriate technology for assigned tasks
· Identify opportunities to use a broad range of communications technologies to
deliver effective messages
· Understand, act on and monitor compliance with information and communications
security and use policies
· Identify ways to leverage the value of technology to achieve team/unit outcomes,
using the existing technology of the business
· Support compliance with the records, information and knowledge management
requirements of the organisation

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