Metadata Analyst

ettain Group, Inc - Dallas, TX2.8

ContractEstimated: $88,000 - $120,000 a year

Job Title: Metadata Analyst

Location: Charlotte, NC; Minneapolis, MN; Des Moines, IA; Dallas, TX

Industry: Financial

Terms: Contract / Contract-to-Hire

Requirements: Metadata, Data Dictionaries, Gathering Requirements, Collibra, JIRA, Clear Communication

Metadata Analyst Job Summary:

This newly created role will report to the Business Data Definition Manager within Report Mapping and Issue Identification and will partner with business, operations and technology teams to implement data governance capabilities, support policy compliance, and assist in the implementation of strategic capabilities through initial capture and management of business definitions for prioritized application data elements. This team member will also engage in cross-functional cooperation within RMII, the broader DM&I organization and other enterprise partners to gather existing information where available in support of business data definition work.


  • Work across business, operations and technology teams to capture and maintain business data definitions
  • Follow established procedures to ensure data definition content is clear, accurate and follows defined standards
  • Execute on a defined strategic approach to drive common definitions and business language across applications and partnering organizations with a focus on demonstrating clear business value
  • Contribute to development of requirements for strategic metadata capabilities
  • Partner with other RMII teams to share subject matter expertise for documented data supply chains

Metadata Analyst Job Requirements:

  • Experience building Data Dictionaries
  • Metadata
  • 5+ years of data management experience, data analysis experience, or a combination of both
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Familiarity with data lineage, data quality attributes, and usage history usability
  • Knowledge of information architecture components, particularly, taxonomies, ontologies and controlled vocabularies
  • Financial product experience; specifically, a background in finance, treasury, capital
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of data integrity management practices and procedures
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities and achieve results
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization; including senior leadership/management

Metadata Analyst Words:
Data Dictionary, Metadata, Gathering Requirements, Collibra, Ab Initio, SQL

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits? Yes, provided by ettain
  • Remote Workers? Not eligible, must work onsite with the team
  • Visa Sponsorship? Not offered
  • Corp-to-Corp? Not eligible

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Job Type: Contract


  • Gathering Requirements: 3 years (Required)
  • Metadata: 3 years (Required)
  • Data Dictionary: 3 years (Required)