Data Steward

Location: Auckland
Job Type: Temporary
Specialisation: Database Development & Administration
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: PR/011686_1653534912
Contact: Ray Low
Email: email Ray

The Company

Our client is one of New Zealand's most dynamic and innovative financial organisation providing solutions to New Zealand consumers and businesses. With over 40 years in the market they have a strong hold in the industry. They have made strides to adapt to the ever-changing market.

The Role

As a Data Steward, you will be responsible for:

  • Engaging stakeholders and increasing awareness through training and education of data governance and data management principles
  • Drive the application and adherence to relevant policies, standards, guidelines, & regulatory requirements pertaining to data within specific domain
  • Define Critical Data Elements (CDEs), identifying relevant Data Quality measures & remediation to improve Data Quality coverage and scores
  • Capture of Metadata/Data Lineage by understanding the data lifecycle (capture/measure/manage/use/produce) from source through to every interaction/consumption point
  • Work alongside Subject Matter Experts, Data Management team members, Data Governance Council and Steering Group members, and colleagues in the wider Data Domains.

Key Requirements

  • Knowledge of data risk & data controls and able to work in a highly controlled data environment
  • Knowledge of emerging trends and issues around regulatory requirements especially data-related e.g. CPG 235, BCBS 239, NZ Privacy Law, GDPR
  • Knowledge of data flow in a business context and possess numerical proficiency
  • Independent and takes initiative with project planning, defining priorities, managing and executing to-do's
  • Able to engage & encourage effective working relationships across various teams and personas
  • Able to convey complex themes, concepts and ideas as clearly as possible
  • Possess an Agile mindset being adaptable to change, open to collaboration, eagerness for continuous improvement and focus on delivering value to the business & customer
  • Possess a Bachelor's degree or higher in a technology, science, or related discipline
  • Knowledge of data quality measurement, reporting and remediation is an advantage
  • Experience utilising Sharepoint & Power BI is an advantage
  • Experience in training and awareness programs especially designing and implementation is an advantage