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Data Governance Analyst

What is the opportunity?

Excited by Data? This is your opportunity to join the RBC data transformation. We believe that Hadoop is a compute grid and not just a data store, and that utilizing the right tools for the job is a priority. We are a team that believes being Agile is a way of thinking, and not a process to follow. We believe in going big, pushing the boundaries and daring to fail and that the community is greater than any hero and that competency is greater than any corporate title.

The Data Governance Analyst will be responsible for leading, establishing, maintaining and implementing the processes required to manage the data framework, policies and standards for Enterprise Data Lake (EDL), as well as ensuring alignment with the enterprise data governance framework for data policies, standards and practices.

What will you do?

Help define roles and responsibilities related to data governance; ensure clear accountability for data stewardship.

Serve as a liaison between Business and Functional areas and technology to ensure that data-related business requirements for protecting sensitive data are clearly defined, communicated, well-understood and considered part of operational prioritization and planning.

Facilitate the development and implementation of data quality standards, data protection standards and adoption requirements; define indicators for compliance

Ensure that data governance deliverables align with industry best practices and evolving regulatory expectations.

Collaborate with the CDO to develop and maintain the inventory of enterprise information maps.

Establish and govern the DNA data governance implementation roadmap for the adoption and oversight of the data and report governance and controls policies.

Collaborate with the enterprise data management offices to roll out the data accountability model for Data Management & Insights.

Develop and maintain a list of data owners for DNA – Enterprise Data Lake (EDL).

What do you need to succeed?


5+ years of experience within a large-scale data organization

Knowledge of industry-leading data quality and data protection management practices

Experience with data architecture and best practices

Knowledge of data-related government regulatory requirements and emerging trends and issues

Knowledge of the financial industry

Experience using industry tools (e.g. Waterline, Collibra, Alation, Information Governance Catalog)

What’s in it for you?

We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.

A comprehensive Total Rewards Program including bonuses and flexible benefits, competitive compensation, commissions, and stock where applicable

Leaders who support your development through coaching and managing opportunities

Ability to make a difference and lasting impact

Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team

Opportunities to do challenging work

Opportunities to take on progressively greater accountabilities

Opportunities to building close relationships with clients

Access to a variety of job opportunities across business and geographies


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About RBC

Royal Bank of Canada is Canada’s largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization. We are one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis. We have over 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S. and 37 other countries. For more information, please visit

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RBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. Disability-related accommodations during the application process are available upon request.


City: Toronto

Address: 88 Queens Quay West

Work Hours/Week: 37.5

Work Environment: Office

Employment Type: Permanent

Career Level: Experienced Hire/Professional

Pay Type: Salaried

Required Travel(%): 0

Exempt/Non-Exempt: N/A

People Manager: Yes

Application Deadline: 2018-01-22

Req ID: 153377

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