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Added Jun 03, 2024 Data Governance Analyst (26333) REMOTE, REMOTE | Temp to Perm Apply

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Job Description

Looking for more than just another assignment? We're looking for you! This isn't just another assignment, but a real opportunity and a challenge for the right person. LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Data Governance Analyst for a 6-month contract to hire opportunity with our client in Central Illinois!

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We have built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we are very interested in candidates who can help us.

As a data governance analyst, you must be meticulous, detail-oriented, and possess a deep understanding of data governance and management. You can navigate complex data frameworks and ensure compliance with relevant regulations. You're skilled in stakeholder engagement and can translate data policies into actionable practices. If this sounds like you, our client wants you on their team.

As a Data Governance Analyst, you will be pivotal in maintaining data quality, security, and compliance. You will draft policies, manage data inventories, and train employees on best practices. Success will be evident in the integrity of our data assets and adherence to regulatory standards.


  • Draft and maintain policies and standards for data governance, ensuring alignment with industry best practices and regulatory requirements
  • Define business requirements and help procure relevant software & solutions related to data governance, quality, and security
  • Collaborate with data architects, engineers, and analysts to establish and enforce data quality metrics and benchmarks
  • Ensure data management practices comply with relevant laws, regulations, and standards
  • Work with IT and business stakeholders to create and maintain a data inventory/catalog
  • Act as a liaison between IT, business units, and external stakeholders
  • Develop and deliver training programs in data governance principles, policies, and best practices
  • Apply lean tools and thinking to identify and eliminate waste in all areas of the position

Must have the following experience:

  • 3+ years of practical experience in a data governance or data management.
  • Proficiency in data governance frameworks and standards, data quality tools, data cataloging solutions, and data management systems.
  • In-depth understanding of data policies and standards development, data quality management, data security and compliance
  • Proven ability to engage with stakeholders, experience in developing and delivering training programs on data governance principles, policies, and best practices.
  • Exceptional analytical skills with the ability to tackle problems systemically to diagnose issues and produce effective recommendations.
  • 3+ years of experience working in as part of a data & AI team
  • Familiarity with information architecture and creative disciplines
  • Experience with requirement/test/project management solutions
  • Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written & verbal)
  • Candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the USA for any employer

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.

Colorado Pay Range:
20 - 125/per Hour