Consultant - Data Governance

Career Opportunities > Consultant - Data Governance

Contract: Full-Time

Location: Hybrid/Remote, GB

Job Description

Positon: Consultant - Data Governance

Job Description

The Governance consultant is part of our governance and strategy practice within the Agile Solutions consulting division. This practiceworks with our clients to help define how they will benefit from working with data across their organisation. In the current market more and more customers are striving to become data driven, which we interpret as meaning that data becomes the foundation for decision making across the organisation. Our Governance and strategy service offerings and projects help customers achieve this in several ways including:

  • Defining an organisation’s data strategy
  • Translating business strategy in terms of data strategy
  • Designing and implementing a target operating model for data management
  • Establishing the office of the CDO
  • Implementation and adoption of data governance processes and tools
  • Advice and execution on monetisation of organisational data
  • Identification and prioritising key data domains and related business cases
  • Business change and user adoption execution for data initiatives

Our DSGA consultants work to become trusted advisors to their clients and often maintain coaching and mentoring relationships once initial projects are delivered. Roles within DSGA require a strong mix of soft skills and technical understanding of data centric projects and the outcomes they can achieve.

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience in implementing Data Governance and Quality
  • Experiencing identifying and mapping Data Flows
  • Experience in Data Management
  • Experience in Data Requirements Capture and Documentation
  • Experience in using Data Governance tools including one or more of the following:
    • Collibra
    • Informatica Axon and/or EDC
    • Talend
    • Alation
  • Knowledge of industry leading data quality and data protection management practices
  • Knowledge of data governance practices, business and technology issues related to management of enterprise information assets and approaches related to data protection
  • Knowledge of risk data architecture and technology solutions

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of data governance, data quality analysis and/or master data management
  • Direct experience in metadata management projects or implementation efforts
  • Knowledge of data related government regulatory requirements and emerging trends and issues
  • Demonstrated consulting skills, with change management concepts and strategies, including communication, culture change and performance measurement system design
  • Demonstrated leadership on mid to large scale projects impacting strategic priorities
  • Proven facilitation and conflict resolution skills
  • Experience with Agile Scrum or working in a Scrum Development Team

Agile Solutions is focused on deriving true value from its customers data. We help them to modernize, manage and monetize it.

We provide advice, support and delivery services across various industry sectors covering a multitude of areas, ranging from Data Strategy, Governance and Security to Data Platform Modernization, Cloud and Customer Intelligence.

We do everything with a view to creating tangible business benefits through intelligently introducing new data-related technology, delivering with agility and proving real customer value that our Enterprise and SME clients expect and deserve.