Purpose of Job
We are currently seeking a talented Data Quality Analyst Lead
for one of the following locations: San Antonio Home Office II/III,
Tampa Campus, Phoenix Campus or Remote.
Manages and analyzes information using a variety of techniques
and tools in alignment with USAA's Enterprise Information
Standards. This role may be responsible for one or more information
management function noted below: Metadata includes defining and
documenting data ensuring the information is understood. This may
include working with project teams or support teams to define,
redefine, or continue maintenance of the metadata. Data Quality
includes defining data quality rules ensuring data is measured and
trusted. This may include working with project teams to define data
quality requirements as well as ensuring ongoing assessments of
data quality. Information Lifecycle Management includes archiving
and purging of data to meet the needs of the business while
reducing corporate risk. Data Security and Privacy includes
managing the security of data access as well as privacy of data
sharing in compliance with external regulations and internal
policies. This may include working with other departments to ensure
compliance to GBLA, FCRA, PCI DSS, etc. Master Data and Reference
Data includes managing key corporate data to ensure the
organization can manage its operations with accurate and consistent
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Leverages expert data management knowledge to support in one or
many of the information management functions.
Tasks may include any of the items noted below:
* Identify and implement process improvements Lead discussions
with cross-functional teams on complex problems * Oversee alignment
of best practices and tools based on business needs.
Metadata and Data Quality Support
* Metadata repository maintenance, access requests, and proper
metadata association Review, validate, and record metadata and data
quality information. * Development of definitions, data quality
rules, thresholds, and standard metrics of quality for data
elements that support critical business processes. * Development of
controls to mitigate data quality risks including data quality plan
development, monitoring data quality results, reports and
dashboards for high risk issues. * Define and oversee high risk
data quality corrective action plans. * Oversee data quality
compliance assessment process.
Information Lifecycle Management
* Oversee archiving and purging activities of data. * Develop
archiving and purging strategies and processes. * Oversee ILM
compliance assessment process identifying items that may be a risk
to the corporation.
Data Security and Privacy
* Manage Data Access security as needed * Support Privacy
initiatives through analysis of sensitive data * Ensure sensitive
data is accessed and shared in accordance to policies and
Master and Reference Data
* Develop Master and Reference Data processes and procedures to
align with Enterprise Policies and Standards * Create and maintain
reference data in accordance to processes and procedures. * Ensure
quality and maintenance of master data.
* Bachelor's Degree in a Business or Science discipline
or 4 years work experience in data management, data quality or
business application function or related experience can be
substituted in lieu of a degree in addition to the minimum years of
work experience required. OR A Master's Degree in a
Business or Science discipline or a related discipline OR A PhD in
a Business or Science discipline or a related discipline
* 8 or more years of experience in one or more information
management functions below and any relevant tools:
Metadata Data Quality including metrics, dashboards, advance
knowledge of frequency and duplicate analysis, cross dataset
dependencies, orphan `child data' rows, redundancy
analysis, etc. Information Lifecycle Management including
archiving, purging, content and document management Master and
Reference Data Data Security & Privacy OR Master's
Degree in a Business or Science discipline or a related discipline
PLUS 6 or more years of experience in a data management/quality
analytic function. OR Master's Degree and PhD in a Business
or Science discipline or a related discipline PLUS 5 or more years
experience in a data management/quality analytic function.
*Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job
When you apply for this position, you will be required to answer
some initial questions. This will take approximately 5 minutes.
Once you begin the questions you will not be able to finish them at
a later time and you will not able to change your responses.
* Advanced SQL or SAS programming skills * Experience
mentoring/leading junior team members, prioritizing work items, and
establishing/executing peer review processes * Strong technical
acumen; previous experience working on or in support of a data and
analytics team * Excellent attention to detail and ability to
create synergies/draw connections across multiple
platforms/disparate systems to drive consistency and reuse in
metadata * Intermediate understanding of the data development life
cycle and information management principles (ETL/ELT process, SDLC,
metadata management, data quality, etc.) * Demonstrate familiarity
with IT development environments, tools, and maintenance processes
and how these pieces impact metadata and quality * Previous
experience as a DPO/Scrum Master or experience working in an Agile
environment * Prior experience with tools: JIRA, Rally, IBM
InfoSphere Suite (Information Governance Catalog, Information
Analyzer, DataStage) * Experience working for a large financial
The above description reflects the details considered necessary
to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be
construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements
that may be performed in the job.
At USAA our employees enjoy one of the best benefits packages in
the business, including a flexible business casual or casual dress
environment, comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, along
with wellness and wealth building programs. Additionally, our
career path planning and continuing education will assist you with
your professional goals.
Relocation assistance is available for this position.
For Internal Candidates: Must complete 12 months in current
position (from date of hire or date of placement) or must have
managers approval prior to posting.
Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is
9/02/20 by 11:59 pm CST time .