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Dow Jones Senior Data Governance Engineer (open to US remote) in HOUSTON, Texas

Job Description:

About Us

OPIS, a Dow Jones company, provides price transparency across the global fuel supply chain, including the Spot, Wholesale Rack and Retail markets. OPIS enables customers to buy and sell energy commodities with confidence via multi-platform access to accurate data, real-time news, powerful software and educational events. Our commitment to reliability is reinforced by personalized customer service and constant innovation. OPIS listens to what energy stakeholders need and responds with flexible and easy-to-use products. Navigating world fuel markets is complex – OPIS makes it simpler.

Do you have a passion for data governance and understand how it creates substantial value to a business? Do you believe that the quality and integrity of trusted data can transform an entire organization in its ability to deliver best-in-class information and analytics products? If so, come join an excellent team to achieve our data governance mission!

We are looking for a Senior Data Analyst, II to work closely with our broad data assets across the organization as we launch an exciting new enterprise governance program. This role will be empowered to provide leadership and management of key governance activities related to metadata and reference data management for our oil pricing business unit.

Your Main Responsibilities

  • Inspire and promote adoption by supporting the team vision and mission

  • Discover, create and innovate new opportunities for data governance within the organization

  • Collaborate with divisional leadership and internal colleagues to create a governance-centric culture

  • Incorporate feedback from the colleagues and customers and identify improvement opportunities

  • Create and distribute monthly/quarterly reports on system adoption and achievements

  • Perform application front-end work related to metadata management

  • Create a business glossary of terms and identify all enterprise data assets

  • Implement Reference Data Management within the Collibra application

  • Apply proven communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to help support the implementation of new metadata management processes, and to ensure that project requirements are achieved according to objectives and key results

  • Translate technical business rules and ETL code to business language

  • Document data security/privacy levels according to existing policy and standards

  • Become the subject matter expert with our metadata management software and lead implementation efforts, including training colleagues to leverage system capabilities

  • Create accurate impact and lineage analysis capabilities

  • Document data responsibilities & stewardship to enable accountability

  • Ensure metadata quality, consistency, currency, and security

Your Expertise

  • Proven data management leader with a reputation for innovation and results

  • Proven experience building a stronger culture of governance

  • Experience developing and coaching junior colleagues

  • Technical capabilities to proactively improve processes and data quality

  • University degree (Bachelors or equivalent) in Business Administration, Operations Management, Quality, Computer Sciences, or related fields

  • 7+ years industry related experience

  • Technical and/or business writing experience

  • Comprehensive understand of metadata management best practices

  • Proficient with the Data Management International (DAMA.org) body of knowledge

  • Proficient in use of MS Office applications including Power BI

  • Collibra Data Intelligence Cloud Platform experience a plus

  • SQL skills and experience; data self-sufficiency – able to connect and interact with data natively from various systems including Oracle, Postgres, Toad


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Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

Business Area: OPIS

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