Data Analyst in Dearborn, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 12/25/2019

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Job ID: 55701

Data Analyst - 55701

Position Description:

  • Data Governance Analyst Work across all areas of the company (e.g. Purchasing, Product Development, etc.). 
  • Confirm data quality, data management, data policies and risk management around the handling of data are followed. 
  • Ensure company data is profiled to identify PII and other data attributes for security, understand the content, and opportunities to improve it with standards. 
  • Work with various stakeholders to make recommendations to improve data quality, data standardization and data transformation. 


  • Data usage/data management/data protection including: 
    • Perform data profiling of sources to assess data quality and work on mitigation strategies and cleansing solutions.
    • Populate Metadata content and associate terms in the Business Glossary to develop the Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog.
    • Resolve data issues in the appropriate forums and work cross-functionally to develop solutions.
    • Collaborate with Data, Analytics, and IT teams and guide them on data standards and the use of Informatica tools.
    • Identify relationships in data to assist in providing insights - Establish repeatable, sustainable processes to maintain data and metadata.
    • Understand company and regulatory guidelines regarding data privacy, usage and retention (PII, GDPR, SPII).
    • Deliver training and communications for new Informatica capability and Data Governance processes.
    • Automate solutions to enable data protection for inter-related systems data.
    • Utilize skills in Informatica Software: Data Quality, Profiling, and Data Management tools, SQL and Data discovery techniques.

Skills Required:

  • Informatica: Analyzer, MDM, EIC, EDL, EDC, BDM, IDQ, PowerCenter.
  • Java, NoSQL, HADOOP, IBM Data Stage/Quality Stage.
  • Data Management tools, SQL and Data discovery techniques.

Skills Preferred:

  • Knowledge of Application Development Lifecycle.
  • Collaboration and communication skills, ability to engage with others.
  • Ability to resolve complex problems and break them down to create and implement an action plan.
  • Ability to lead data related project activities.
  • Self-Starter who can work in ambiguous situations and drive to a solution.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to advance multiple work streams concurrently.

Experience Required:

  • 8 + years of progressive responsibilities in Data Integration/Data Management.

Experience Preferred:

  • Ability to work within analytical frameworks in a Big Data environment (Data Lake, EDW, Data Warehouse architectures).

Education Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Finance or a related technical field.

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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