Senior Data Quality Analyst

Location: Brighton, East Sussex Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Financial Services Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: James Giblin

Senior Data Quality Analyst



Senior Data Quality Analyst needed for a leading Energy organisation based in Brighton who are looking to employ a Senior Data Quality Analyst with knowledge and experience of SQL or Java and data manipulation. On offer for the Senior Data Quality Analyst is a competitive package including basic salary, annual bonus and contributed pension.

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Senior Data Quality Analyst will include:

  • Leading data quality improvement projects taking accountability for analysis and stakeholder engagement whilst driving business cases to improve data quality
  • Lead on analysis (regular and ad hoc) to understand data quality performance and make recommendations for remediation off the back of this at all levels up to and including the Customers Exec
  • Own portfolio of data analysis projects across Customers and lead engagement with stakeholders of these as well defining scope and deliverables
  • Define, put in place and manage data quality metrics and controls to monitor data quality
  • Lead on the assessment, prioritisation and delivery of Data Quality issue review and remediation
  • Work with the Senior Manager of Data Quality to develop and implement the data quality strategy, policy and governance
  • Own and regularly measure, report and present findings on data quality performance to data owners, senior stakeholders and other key partners across Customers
  • Develop, maintain and communicate company wide data quality governance standards, frameworks and policies and foster a business culture that values data as a corporate asset by promoting discipline and compliance around its use
  • Deliver data quality assessment and on-going monitoring to increase confidence in those core functional processes with a data dependency across Customers
  • Undertake production data quality monitoring to identify quality issues, and perform root cause and source data error analysis to determine their priority
  • Perform data audits in the analytics environment to drive continuous improvement.

What you need to be the successful Senior Data Quality Analyst:

In order to be the successful Senior Data Quality Analyst and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

  • Advanced use of coding languages such as SQL or Java to write code, manipulate and analyse data
  • Experience of at scale data manipulation and engineering
  • Experience of leading presentations and workshops to a variety of stakeholders at senior levels
  • Experience of working in a data or analytical environment to produce insight that is used to derive commercial value, understand performance and make recommendations
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to manipulate and understand data
  • A good understanding of current data quality techniques and principles with knowledge of emerging technologies
  • Ability to work flexibly and collaboratively as part of a team to deliver improvement projects.
  • Experience of stakeholder management and ability to communicate in both technical and non-technical terms
  • Able to apply interpersonal and influencing skills to develop strong relationships with stakeholders and provide advice based on demonstrated expertise
  • Experience with preparing business cases, evaluating options and undertaking commercial analysis
  • High level of business acumen and commercial awareness
  • A strong team player with the ability to motivate colleagues, as well as ability and willingness to mentor/guide junior team members
  • Commercial awareness to enable insightful interpretation of reports and analytical data
  • Influencing and organisational skills
  • Resilience, adaptability and willingness to learn and develop
  • Good presentation and data visualisation skills


  • Experience working in business analysis or a functional support role would be advantageous
  • Previous experience in working with data quality tools such as Talend, Informatica or Trillium

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Data Quality Analyst to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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