Data Management analyst

  • Hullenbergweg, 1101 Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Full-time

Company Description

We are Varrlyn

At Varrlyn we believe that if it is possible, it will be done. If it is not possible, Varrlyn will look for ways to do it anyway. Turning impossible questions into possible solutions, that is what makes us different.

Our people breathe, dream and live dealing rooms. We have extensive experience in IT system implementations and application support for different financial markets applications. Varrlyn has a proven track record: we have worked for financial institutions in Amsterdam, Brussels, London, Paris, New York, Frankfurt and Sydney. We will help you improve your cost efficiency, simplify your application architecture, optimize the time to market, increase straight through processing and comply with financial regulations. In short: You do the deal, we'll do the project!
Varrlyn is a consulting firm which was founded in 2010 and is based in The Netherlands.

Job Description

An overview of your responsibilities:
•    Together with the product tribes and KYC services Tribe you ensure that the KYC requirements are met
•    You act as a subject matter expert towards the data sourcing squads regarding data delivery (data profiling, data mapping, analysis and data governance)
•    You align with the business stakeholders the scope of the data that needs to be delivered (System of Record to the data users)
•    Jointly with the sourcing squads and KYC stakeholders, you determine the meaning of the data in the datamart. These Business terms are aligned with the descriptions provided by the sourcing squads and aligned with the “ING Esperanto”, which is the model ING is using for data definitions and physical translations
•    You draw up conceptional, logical, and dimensional data models and you are a sparring partner for Engineers for the translation of these models to the physical model in the datamart
•    Together with the data stewards, you capture the requirements for data quality, data privacy and other relevant aspects of the data in the datamart
•    You administrate the models, the data definitions, privacy classifications and data quality rules in the data dictionary and you maintain this as part of meta-data management in IGC (InfoSphere Governance Catalog, IBM)
•    You test the data and you safeguard the consistency and quality of the data in the data lake
•    You facilitate and play an active role in cross-border workshops with stakeholders (data stewards, data users, analysts, data engineers, etc.)
•    Together with the stakeholders you gather requirements for automation of our software processes and you effectively communicate this to the Engineers
•    You pro-actively participate in the incident management process of the squad, meaning aligning with the stakeholders on what is the issue, defining the priority together with the Product Owner and together with the Engineers find a sustainable solution for resolution of the issue
•    You align with the architects on the data lake design and ensure the implementation of new solutions is done according to the data lake target architecture
•    You guide and coach other analysts in structuring the analyst work, maintaining the overview and alignment with priorities
•    You initiate improvements in the area of data management and you support the establishment of data management and data governance processes in the organization


We are looking for:
An energetic and driven Data Management Analyst with a passion for and a strong understanding of the challenges that come with data. A flexible and inspirational professional who feels at ease in a cross-border culture.

Your profile and skills:
•    Affinity with data and Know Your Customer
•    Experience with data analysis (SQL)
•    Knowledge of and experience in data management, data modelling (dimensional) and data warehouse technology
•    Experience in data governance (data definitions, data quality and data lineage)
•    Strong conceptual and analytical skills
•    Knowledge of and experience in the banking sector
•    Excellent communication skills
•    Excellent command in English (verbal and in writing)
•    Enthusiastic personality, who motivates the squad performance and supports the Agile way of working in multidisciplinary teams. Advocate of the “ING Orange Code”
•    Willing to frequently travel abroad (approx. 1 time per week)
•    Enthusiastic personality, who motivates the squad performance and supports the Agile way of working in multidisciplinary teams. Advocate of the “ING Orange Code”
•    Master’s degree

Additional Information

Location: Amsterdam

Startdate: ASAP