Data Lineage Analyst Data Lineage Analyst …

in Weehawken, NJ, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 23 Aug 19
in Weehawken, NJ, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 23 Aug 19
Job Reference #192850BR

Your role

Are you detail oriented, and able to ensure that complex concepts are simply and correctly documented? Are you able to communicate confidently and concisely with all levels of people, listening carefully to what they are saying and translating that into action? Are you a quick learner who enjoys working as part of a team that has global presence?We’re looking for a Data Lineage Analyst to:
-establish relationships across the organization to understand, interpret and document the bank's data flows, in line with the DMO methodology and framework, 
-work with Business and IT SMEs to define the bank's data, in line with our enterprise wide 'data language', 
-identify and document the key controls that exist along these data flows that maintain the integrity of the data and facilitate control framework assessments that ensure known gaps or issues are documented,
-continuously collaborate with other DMO teams to ensure a comprehensive 'front to back' picture is completed,
-present back findings to executive management, both 1:1 and through existing governance forums, to confirm understanding and obtain ratification and
-maintain an excellent standard for all aspects of project delivery and governance, including planning, status reporting and risk management.

Your team

You will be working in Group Operations within the Data Management Office (DMO). This role sits within the Data Lineage team, which operates out of Weehawken, London, Pune and Bangalore. The Data Lineage team is responsible for working directly with divisional subject matter experts, in both the business and IT, to map data flows in the organization and populate and maintain the group data dictionary. The DMO is responsible for embedding a data management culture into the organization by advocating for our strategy and proactively challenging the way the firm works with data. The DMO is made up of approximately 100 people, comprising UBS permanent staff, contractors and consultants.

Your expertise

You have:
-at least 1-3 year(s) of experience in Financial Services, Consultancy or Data within other industries
-excellent analysis and documentation skills with the ability to grasp new concepts easily and to adapt within a changing environment
-excellent stakeholder management and communication skills, both written and oral; comfortable interacting with colleagues at all levels
-Knowledge of Banking or Capital Markets and familiar with current regulations such as BCBS 239, IFRS, CCAR, and an understanding of application data governance and data management (desirable, not essential)

You are:
-methodical, concise and accurate, with strong attention to detail and excellent organizational skills, including the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines 
-team player with a flexible and adaptable approach to work, and a motivated self-starter

About us

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Join us

We're a truly global, collaborative and friendly group of people. Having a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace is important to us. And we support your career development, internal mobility and work-life balance. If this sounds interesting, apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.