Metadata Analyst Posted Jan 12
Request Technology - Anthony Honquest , Northbrook, IL
Prestigious Fortune 500 Company is looking for a Metadata Analyst. This individual will be 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.


3-5+ years in the following preferred:

Strong background in data modelling. Meta modelling, 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)

Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time

Pay: $80,000 to $90,000 USD
Pay Period: Annual

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