Data Management and Governance Subject Matter Expert (SME) webadmin October 3, 2023

Data Management and Governance Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Job Title: Data Management and Governance Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Company: Vizlesan

Location: Remote

About Us: Vizlesan is a leading technology solutions provider, dedicated to serving our clients with innovative and mission-focused expertise. We are a team of passionate professionals committed to making a difference through digital transformation and cutting-edge technology solutions.

Job Description: Vizlesan’s is seeking a Data Management and Governance Subject Matter Expert (SME) to help develop and implement a comprehensive data management and governance framework. This role will address a variety of data-related challenges and work towards improving overall data quality, accessibility, and governance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement data governance strategies using Informatica tools like Axon, DPM, and EDC.
  • Develop and enforce data standards and guidelines to ensure consistency and high-quality data across the organization, with a focus on the Enterprise Data Platform (EDP) and associated systems.
  • Lead Master Data Management (MDM) initiatives, driving data quality, consistency, and standardization across all datasets.
  • Develop dashboards using Informatica tools to monitor data quality improvement efforts and ensure compliance with specific data quality requirements.
  • Automate data quality assessment and profiling processes using Informatica tools to proactively identify and address data quality issues.
  • Identify data silos and develop integration strategies using Informatica tools to enhance data accessibility and collaboration.
  • Implement a people, process, and technology framework for effective data management and governance.
  • Promote awareness and adoption of data management practices throughout the organization.
  • Collaborate with the Enterprise Data Platforms team to integrate automated data governance mechanisms and tools.
  • Engage closely with IT and business stakeholders to align MDM and data governance strategies with specific business objectives.
  • Regularly review data governance policies, standards, guidelines, and procedures, recommending changes as necessary using Informatica tools.
  • Assist in the architecture and design of a Universal Data Hub and a centralized entity master repository, implementing best-of-breed and in-line analytics data standards.
  • Cultivate a data-centric culture within the organization.
  • Support the design of comprehensive solutions and frameworks for data management and governance.
  • Administer the data governance program, facilitating data governance council meetings.
  • Develop, document, and publish data standards for EDP-related applications.
  • Document standards for data storage, access, and analytics.
  • Train users on data management tools, such as Informatica’s EDC and Axon.
  • Extract metadata from existing datasets and catalogs to create a unified metadata catalog using Informatica tools.
  • Implement a semantic model on Informatica Axon for a common view and discovery portal for business users.
  • Implement data standards from source to consumption.
  • Apply automated data quality functions using Informatica tools.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field.
  • Several years of experience in data governance, data management, and data quality roles, specifically with Informatica’s suite of data governance tools like Axon, DPM, and EDC.
  • Proven track record in developing and implementing data governance strategies using Informatica tools.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Federal data, policies, and procedures.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and stakeholder management skills.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Experience in promoting a data-centric culture in large organizations.
  • Familiarity with data storage, access, and analytics standards.
  • Ability to train and enable users on data management tools.
  • Experience in metadata management and semantic modeling using Informatica tools.

Vizlesan is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.