Data Governance Developer

Position Type

Permanent - Full Time




Daresbury, UK

Role Purpose

As a key member of the Data Governance team, you will be responsible for the creation and management of all data governance tools, while also fully participating to service the information needs of the organisation.

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  • Update the Data Governance Lead on new requirements, priorities and deliverables to enhance the data governance tooling and capabilities.
  • Set up and establish tooling solutions to be utilised across the organisation to govern data (Metadata, Lineage, Data Quality, Master Data Management)
  • Develop necessary artefacts to support the data governance organisation (templates, standards, procedures)
  • Develop workflows to enable automated routines for approvals etc
  • Educate and mature the data governance organisation to scale to the entire business and empower them to become self-sufficient to govern data
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses in the data governance organisation to recommend ways to improve
  • Facilitate processes to address transversal, cross-business data governance issues
  • Measure and monitor data quality, tolerances, and issues identification.
  • Perform root cause analysis on data issues.
  • Develop and utilize business value calculations to demonstrate the benefit of the data governance capabilities.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders from multiple disciplines to translate data requirements into clearly defined and easily understood documents (data glossaries, dictionaries, policies, data flows, etc.)

Skills and Abilities

  • Extensive experience working in data or analytics with experience working with in data governance
  • Experience with SQL, SAS, Python, R or other languages
  • Appreciation of data warehousing
  • Ability to interpret code to extract physical data lineage
  • Ability to extract physical metadata
  • Teamwork, diplomacy and negotiation skills
  • Desire to foster and grow a data driven culture
  • Able to understand, articulate and identify value of data and data governance practices: a business and value driven mindset
  • Can make connection between governing data and using data to drive insights/value
  • Proven data literacy – experience mapping business processes and data, exposure to complexities of data models, lineage and dictionaries
  • Familiar with various technologies: relational and non-relational databases, MDM (Tibco/Orchestra), data quality management tools, meta-data management tools, lineage tools
  • Experience in analysing data, in particular assessing data quality
  • Experience and comfort working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Desire to make a difference

Perks of the job

Hard Work, Well Paid

Our mix of salary, bonus and equity means that when your hard work leads to Greensill's success, you will be generously rewarded. What's more, all of our compensation packages include competitive pensions and benefits.

Great People, Great Work

Greensill people are smart. We are original thinkers who bring innovative ideas to work everyday. We work hard, respect one another, and are treated equally, no matter our position in the company.

Bright Future, Worldwide

The phenomenal rate of global growth that Greensill enjoys translates into abundant opportunity for career development, no matter your role or geographic location. Join us for an exciting career path that can only be offered by one of the fastest growing fintechs in the business.

Cool Offices, Cool Places

Wherever you work for Greensill, you will be in a smart, inclusive and friendly office with all the resources you need. We choose the best locations in the best cities, so you can focus on your work in a challenging and energetic environment without the typical burdens of bureaucracy or hierarchy.

Hear from our people

It’s exciting to come to work and be part of a growing company with fantastic people, where we pull out all the stops to get the job done.

Ann Jones,
Team Leader Payments, UK

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Adam Cherubini,
VP Origination, USA

I enjoy working in a growth environment, with spirited and smart, eager colleagues who are keen to learn every day.

Myrjam Tschoeke,
Global Head of Origination, Germany

Every day is different, and the team is made up of people from such varied backgrounds so you’re constantly learning and getting different ideas on how to do things.

Debora Santosa,
VP Origination, Australia

Greensill provides an inclusive, family-natured, innovational culture that encourages out of the box thinking.

Jivesh Singh,
Associate, South Africa

Greensill gives hardworking employees the support they need to grow professionally, and the freedom to take on as much responsibility as they desire.

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Analyst, USA

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