The Data Steward is responsible for the implementation and adherence to APEX data governance principles to ensure that data assets are managed to secure their trust and accountability. The Data Steward documents data policies and data guidelines and ensures data quality, and that data is use in compliance with policy and regulatory obligations. The role has accountability for managing data assets, data lineage and data access, and supporting sound data analysis. Required location is in Greensboro, NC
Data analysis, data profiling, data modeling, and data mapping capabilities.
Discovery and removal or correction of errors in data records though data cleansing activities.
Monitoring of data to maintain high-quality information around the clock.
Accountable for the assessment, delivery, quality, accuracy, and tracking of any production data fixes.
Responsible for defining business rules and data standards and best practices for data analysis and enrichment.
Responsible for understanding end-to-end data flows and identifying data dependencies in support of delivery, release, and change management.
Responsible for the development and maintenance of a data catalog that is aligned to data assets and a business glossary for the definition and maintenance of group's data landscape including overlays with the technology landscape, end-to-end data flows/transformations and data lineage.
Partners with the data governance team to ensure solutions adhere to the organization’s data principles and guidelines.
Responsible for governing data access for all group's data assets.
Responsible for solving data related issues and communicating resolutions with R&D and data sources.
Ability to communicate at all levels with clarity, poise, maturity and precision both written and verbal.
Excellent problem-solving and critical-thinking skills
Technical expertise in data, its standardization and transformation
Must understand data flows, data profiling, and statistical analysis.
Four-year college degree in Computer Science, IT, Engineering, or related discipline or equivalent experience.
Experience with SQL and Business Intelligence software Tableau or PowerBI.
Experience with data catalog and master data management tools (ex: Collibra, OvalEdge, etc)
Three or more years of data quality, data analysis, and data management experience.
Three or more years’ experience with Data Governance or Data Stewardship operations.
Experience in Supply Information Management is desirable.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About APEX Analytix
APEX Analytix is the leading provider of trusted supplier data; supplier portal software; controls, audit and analytics software; and AP recovery audit services. We protect over $5 trillion in spend and prevent or recover over $3 billion in overpayments annually, and our client portals actively support over 3 million suppliers. Our software and audit services are built on our SmartVM® database of over 20 million supplier records with contacts, scored for accuracy and age, based on integration with over 650 external data sources and over 10 million communications with suppliers each year. APEX Archimedes™, an advanced cognitive technology and innovation system, supported by IBM Watson®, is integrated into APEX Analytix software and services to harness the power of the future through smarter recoveries, controls, analytics, working capital and supplier data. We serve over 250 Fortune 500/Forbes Global 2000 clients around the world and are fluent in languages covering 98 percent of global trade.