EMEA Data Steward

Silicon Valley Bank
London, United Kingdom
15 Nov 2022
30 Nov 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time

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Job Description

Data Stewards are responsible for overseeing the life cycle of a set of business data elements. Specifically, they are responsible for implementing data management policies and procedures.

Data Stewards are ultimately responsible for establishing data definitions, business rules and data quality metrics.

They work with business and technology teams to rollout and maintain data management and remediate data-quality issues.

Key Responsibilities
  • Responsible for defining key data elements (KDE's) and identifying data assets within their own data domains.
  • Responsible for contributing to the development and maintenance of a business data dictionary that is aligned to physical data assets and the business glossary for the definition and maintenance of a group's data landscape including end-to-end data flows/transformations and data lineage.
  • Responsible for establishing data quality rules.
  • Responsible for solving data related issues and communicating resolutions with other solution domains.
  • Partners with Business & IT teams to ensure solutions adhere to the organization's data principles and guidelines.
  • Support the development of deliverables (e.g., project plans, process documentation, roadmap), standard reporting, and tracking of performance KPI.

  • Knowledge of data management principles and concepts.
  • Knowledge of how to create data definitions & standards, determine business data requirements and business rules.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with analysts, architects, modelers, business and technical teams
  • Good communication skills with both business and technical audiences
  • Subject matter knowledge of bank operations and/or financial services
  • Ability to leverage multiple tools to create and maintain necessary data stewardship outputs

  • Experience working within a data or reporting team as an analyst, modeler or data steward.
  • Experience creating and using data models and data definitions
  • Experience with improving data quality and resolving data deficiencies.

Education Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

The individual should have an entrepreneurial, collaborative approach and a flexible style that allows for the input of others. They must share the core values of SVB and be focused on achieving the best outcome for the organization versus individual achievement. They must have a proven track record of delivering results.

The candidate must possess a high level of energy and initiative and be capable of functioning as a collaborative partner and value-added business contributor. In style, the individual should be consultative versus directive and able to weigh options and alternatives effectively, yet equally capable of being decisive and willing to take risks where appropriate.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Silicon Valley Bank is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to expanding its commitments and investments to create a more diverse, equitable and inclusive company culture and innovation ecosystem. We are strongly committed to the values and policy of equal employment opportunity across our employment practices.

Silicon Valley Bank UK Limited is registered in England and Wales at Alphabeta, 14-18 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1BR, UK (Company Number 12546585). Silicon Valley Bank UK Limited is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority (Firm Reference Number 543146). Details about the extent of our regulation by the Prudential Regulation Authority are available from us on request.
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