at Alight Solutions LLC in Chicago, Illinois, United States
At Alight, we believe a company's success starts with its people. At our core, we Champion People, help our colleagues Grow with Purpose and true to our name we encourage colleagues to "Be Alight."
Champion People - be empathetic and help create a place where everyone belongs.
Grow with purpose - Be inspired by our higher calling of improving lives.
Be Alight - act with integrity, be real and empower others.
It's why we're so driven to connect passion with purpose. Our team's expertise in human insights and cloud technology gives companies and employees around the world the ability to power confident decisions, for life.
With a comprehensive total rewards package, continuing education and training, and tremendous potential with a growing global organization, Alight is the perfect place to put your passion to work.
Join our team if you Champion People, want to Grow with Purpose through acting with integrity and if you embody the meaning of Be Alight.
Learn more at careers.alight.com.
What You'll Do:
Working under the Data Governance Manager, you will help administer data governance initiatives for Leave Solutions.
Hands-on data stewardship/data curation for Leave Solutions business data, helping to maintain high levels of data governance and quality in our source systems and data lake environments. You live and breathe DATA and do not shy away from the day-to-day effort of working directly with data. You have the tenacity to tackle issues and see them through to their conclusion.
Conduct detailed analyses of data sets within our source systems and data lake environments.
Liaise with Technology Solutions to help identify and oversee governance enhancements to source systems and the data lake platform.
Identify opportunities for improvement throughout the full business process life cycle.
Play an active role in cross-departmental data and system governance committees.
What You'll Need:
Passion in working with and understanding data.
Bachelor's degree with 7-10 years' experience.
Experience in data management, data governance, data quality.
Ability to understand and apply key data governance concepts.
Ability to perform complex data analysis, data profiling and creating recommendations for improving data governance and data quality.
Excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills.
Excellent critical thinking skills and ability to navigate ambiguous situations.
Extreme attention to detail.
Ability to take initiative and work independently while demonstrating strong teamwork.
Alation or Collibra experience, are a plus.
Critical Competencies for Success:
Leadership: Focus on the right goals and priorities and continually develop yourself and others. Always collaborate and influence and engage with others to contribute to a great culture.
Thinking Critically: Understand the Leave Solutions business, rely on analytical reasoning to define, and solve problems and make decisions effectively. Be forward thinking, anticipating issues and addressing them in advance.
Personal Effectiveness: Build strong relationships and communicate effectively.
Innovative Mindset: Use an agile and creative mindset to drive innovative value creation, continuous process improvement and proactive learning through new technology, processes, and people.
**US Citizenship requirements- as this role supports services provided to the federal government and/or a federal government contractor, proof will be required to verify US citizenship status at time of hire.**
So that you can be your best at work and home, we consider flexible working arrangements wherever possible. Alight has been a leader in the flexible workspace and "Top 100 Company for Remote Jobs" 5 years in a row.
We offer programs and plans for a healthy mind, body, wallet and life because it's important our benefits care for the whole person. Options include a variety of health coverage options, wellbeing and support programs, retirement, vacation and sick leave, maternity, paternity & adoption leave, continuing education and training as well as a number of voluntary benefit options.
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