SSUSA Job #631: Data Management Application Specialist

Job Description



One of our global banking clients is looking for a data management specialist to lead the implementation and ongoing support of the data management practice within organization. The data management specialist will collaborate across stakeholders (product managers, project managers, business analysts, and testers) to elicit and analyze data management requirements. The specialist will design, implement, maintain and test data management solutions.








  • Meet with business stakeholders and other technical team members to gather and analyze application data management requirements.

  • Design and build data management solutions to satisfy application (business and technical) requirements.

  • Perform data analysis where requirements may need to be derived from available documentation, interviews with users, and file specifications/samples.

  • Implement data management solutions using available data management tools.

  • Develop, document and maintain metadata for a multi-phase development projects.

  • Perform data analysis activities including data profiling, creation of data dictionaries, data transformation rules and integration requirements.

  • Work with Data Architects, DBA and other staff as necessary, to instantiate logical and physical data structures

  • Collaborate with business and IT partners to refine and document system requirements.

  • Develop Business Process Management for Data Management and Data Governance; 

  • Analyze and design data sizing and scaling approaches, distribution alternatives; 

  • Coordinate across organizations as required to support data integration efforts

  • Develop, support and apply data standardization policies

  • Responsible for requirements gathering and BRD/SRD preparation.

  • Has thorough knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle.

  • Conducts reviews of the test Plan and test Data.

  • Ensures that expected application performance levels are achieved.

  • Contributes to defining time tables and project plans. 

  • Proposes innovative, creative database functional solutions.

  • Perform Data Management Analysis

  • Implement and maintain data designs

  • Create and maintain technical and business metadata 

  • Write data management procedures, functions and triggers 

  • Business Process Management






Required Experience:


  • 6-8+ years of experience in data management strategy.; experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required
  • Reference Data Management
  • Master Data Management


Required Skills:


  • Data Governance & Strategy

  • Metadata Management

  • Data Quality & Controls

  • Business Process Management 

  • Risk & Regulatory Reporting

  • Communication with management, development teams, vendors and systems administrators


Data Governance and Data Management Design working with the following technology:


  • IBM Information Governance Catalogue
  • Infosphere Information Analyzer
  • IBM Business Stewardship Center / Metadata Manager
  • Infosphere Quality Stage
  • IBM Business Data Warehouse




Job Location
New York City

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