Data Analyst – Data Steward



Data Analyst – Data Steward Paramus, New Jersey

Title: Data Analyst – Data Steward

Job Type: Contract

Primary Location: Paramus, New Jersey

The Challenge:

Vignetic is looking for a Data Analyst- Data Steward who will work within teams to transform business needs into data solutions, whether these solutions result in product configurations, product developments, training, or process recommendations.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Understand the business context and business objectives of the project
  • Gather the needs and expectations of the operational businesses, considering external and internal constraints in accordance with the strategic vision of the DB&T department
  • Prepare and facilitate workshops with stakeholders, in collaboration with other team members
  • Elicit the actual needs of stakeholders
  • Analyze and synthesize information provided by stakeholders
  • Analyze the gaps between the current solution and the proposed solution
  • Produce quality deliverables such as scope of work, business requirement document, process workflows, specifications document, test plans, and training plans
  • Synthesize the needs to make them accessible to all stakeholders
  • Accompany the stakeholders in taking charge of these requirements and ensure that they are carried out correctly, within the agreed timetable and deadlines
  • Ensure a local feedback loop
  • Define and validate solutions that meet business needs, goals, or objectives
  • Participate in the evaluation and benchmarking of market solutions when required
  • Support the Project or Delivery Manager in the planning and execution of the project or initiative
  • Prepare and execute the different test scenarios (functional and integration); Manage UAT phase before deployment
  • Assist project teams during the implementation of solutions
  • Deliver training and documentation
  • Exploit and promote digital information in all its forms and through different prisms to propose lines of thought
  • Analyze information deemed relevant and propose recommendations to improve the performance of processes and interactions, as part of the continuous improvement process
  • Other duties as assigned

Primary Duties:

  • Understand the customers/business needs (use cases), their context and their motivations concerning their use of the Data Platform’s products and services
  • Decline their needs into solutions (technical and functional)
  • Assist the installation of these solutions
  • Assist technically and functionally the deployment of new functionalities on the products and services of the Data Factory Contribute to the promotion and ease the adoption of these new features by the customers
  • Propose, co-construct with the development team, and monitor indicators (KPIs, dashboards) to track the adoption by customers of the various products and services, and the use that is made of them
  • Interface with the business and be an enabler on the Data Platform products and services Lead workshops as needed
  • Be part of an Agile Development team (Scrum Framework), and thus contribute to the successful completion of the team’s projects Interact daily and through Scrum ceremonies with the Scrum Master, the Product Owner, the Business Analyst (who represents the PO in some ceremonies), the development team, the architect and the project manager who is the link with the Program Management
  • Be proactive and bring technical and functional solutions which allow to answer the constraints and commitments of the Data Products Contextualize data using our functional objects (data models)
  • Drive publication of valuable data from its Single Sources of Truth (SSOT) at data model’s format
  • Ensure data traceability, identifying data source flows and realizing mappings

Essential Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in administration or computer science or a related field
  • Experience as a Data Steward/Business Analyst in the same industry as Veolia is a plus
  • Strong functional profile on data (Data Management, complex analysis)
  • 2+ years of experience as a Business Analyst (IT)
  • Experience in Agile projects (an asset)
  • Proficiency in SQL language
  • Project management, client centric
  • Cloud culture (GCP, AWS) Knowledge / Skills / Abilities
  • Effective communication, problem solving, interpersonal skills and demonstrated supervisory skills are highly desired
  • Good knowledge of Scrum Mastering
  • Solid computer skills: proficiency with spreadsheet, email, and word processing software required; Google suite preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including technical writing skills


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