Metadata Analyst

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Northbrook, Illinois
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Aug 22, 2016
Oct 21, 2016
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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 follwing:
• 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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