Metadata Analyst

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Job Description

The metadata analyst is responsible for establishing an enterprise level metadata repository solution. The metadata analyst plays a critical role in data governance as a liaison between the conceptual forms of metadata and the associated physical and logical versions of data. To be successful this role must have a robust understanding of technology and must also have the ability to collaborate with non-technical people and stakeholders

Job Qualifications

3-5+ years in the following preferred:

  • Strong background in data modeling. Meta modeling, data warehousing and master data management experience are all nice to haves for this role.
  • Experience with architecting metadata solutions utilizing purchased metadata repository packages.
  • Experience with developing system and data architectures that include metadata repositories and business glossaries.
  • Experience with developing data quality solutions and integrating the results into a metadata repository.
  • Experience creating and managing medium sized project plans for data architecture initiatives.
  • Experience working with Ab Initio is a plus for this role.
  • Experience working as a DBA is a plus for this role.

Should also be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Must have a strong capability to deal with highly ambiguous problems. This is demonstrated through step-by-step and methodical approach to scoping, understanding & exploration to the right solution(s)
  • Strong ability to visualize complexity as a method of collaboration & sharing with team members. This skill is used as a collaboration mechanism to collect more points-of-view in the problem solving process.
  • Must demonstrate strong presentation skills at multiple levels (high level/conceptual, mid-level/tactical, process-level/practical)

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