Purpose of Job
We are currently seeking a talented Data Quality Analyst Senior
for Phoenix, Tampa, San Antonio Home Office II/III or 100% Remote
Work Environment .
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 information.
Leverages advanced 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. * Align 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, as appropriate. * Identify and maintain data quality
corrective action plans. * Support compliance assessment process by
reviewing and documenting failures from data quality compliance
Information Lifecycle Management
* Support archiving and purging activities of data * Develop
archiving and purging strategies and processes * Support compliance
assessment process by identifying and escalating 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 defined policies and
Master and Reference Data
* Recommend Master and Reference Data processes and procedures
to align with Enterprise Policies and Standards * Create and
maintain reference data in accordance to defined processes and
procedures. Manage quality and maintence of master data as it is
* 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 * 6 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 4 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 and 3 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.
* Intermediate SQL or SAS programming skills * 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 * Demonstrate deep curiosity and willingness to trace gaps
in metadata (and ultimately quality) back to the originator to
address and resolve issues proactively at the source * 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 institution
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 package 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 not 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 .