Data Analyst in Chicago, IL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/24/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  816409

Role #1: Rules


The Data Governance & Analytics Analyst provides operational support for the coordination and adoption of capabilities by the Lines of Business. As a DG Analyst, you will collaborate within the DG&A team and across functions working on exciting projects moving the organization in maturity Data & Analytics. This position will support the Chief Data Officer and Data Governance Leaders with the following:

  • The primary focus of this role will be to define data quality standards and rules; develop, refine and implement data rules using SQL and data quality tools to ensure data is aligned with requirements within their assigned domain
  • Build and sustain the day-to-day relationships and communications with Data Governance Leads, Data Governance Analysts, Line of Business partners, as well as other internal and external resources
  • Drive monitoring and reporting on aggregated metrics and activities across areas
  • Analyze captured information and metrics for trends, risks and issues and report findings


Skills and Experience

  • Possesses a university degree in Technology, Business or related field, and/or 10+ years relevant work experience
  • 5+ years in business/data analysis, Data Governance, or data quality
  • Knowledge of large-scale data architecture, master data management, business intelligence or similar projects
  • US Banking or Financial Services industry-specific knowledge and experience (Lending, Customer, Deposits, AML, Finance, Risk)
  • Understanding of data concepts, tools, and SQL. Ability to learn new tools to analyze data & data quality issues
  • Sound business and technical acumen, with demonstrated agility in learning and ability to quickly become comfortable with familiar businesses areas or of technologies
  • Excellent relationship management, presentation, written and verbal skills which bring clarity and precision at all levels within the organization
  • Excellent problem-solving and critical-thinking skills to recognize and comprehend complex issues, policies, regulatory requirements and industry information affecting the business environment


  • Experience implementing data quality rules in IBM Information Analyzer, Ataccama Data Quality Analyzer or similar tool
  • Have worked with at least one Enterprise Application (ERP) System or similar (Ex: SAP, Oracle Financials, etc).
  • In depth knowledge of Data Governance / Data Quality processes and procedures