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We support you in achieving your personal vision. Because we believe in employees who want to accomplish great things and work enthusiastically on their development. As a global company, we offer you a dynamic environment with real interest in your goals and a variety of opportunities. Do you want to grow with us? Then become part of Wavestone as …

Data Governance Expert - Banking 80-100%

Full or Part Time
Experienced Professional
Your Tasks
  • As a Q_Perior consultant, you will be involved in exciting projects with well-known customers but also new customers.
  • As an important pillar of your team, you will interact with various stakeholders at the customer and work in interdisciplinary project teams for challenging topics.
  • As a data governance expert, you will provide direction or lead streams in topics such as, data ownership, data quality, data virtualisation, data cataloguing.
  • In this role, you will define, create, and implement governance artifacts such as, RACI matrix’s, data catalogues, information & remediation workflows for Data quality.
  • Together with the customer, you will test and refine the artifacts to ensure their long-term successful integration and adoption.
  • As part of the Q_Perior banking team, you contribute internally to the development of topics and support your colleagues in other projects.
  • You will develop and model solution concepts.


Your Profile
  • You have at least five years of professional experience in a consulting firm or in the financial industry.
  • As a data governance expert, you have already been involved in various projects and left your mark through your outstanding performance.
  • You have experience in at least one of the following areas: Data transformation projects, data virtualisation, data office creation, data cataloguing, data ownership, data quality, ML/AL Model governance.
  • You have experiences working with SQL, business object applications, Data cataloguing & quality tools or data virtualisation tools (e.g. Collibra, Denodo, informatica, trino/starburst, Dataiku, Alteryx)
  • You have a healthy curiosity and affinity for the banking world and a good understanding of its IT landscape.
  • You know different project methods and tools (agile/classical/hybrid) and apply them according to the situation.

Further requirements

  • You have successfully completed a degree in business informatics, computer science or business administration.
  • You enjoy travelling within Switzerland.


Your Benefits
  • Career model: For us, a career that is individually tailored to your needs means individual development opportunities in line with your vision and at your pace. Our Q_PERSONAL GROWTH MODEL supports you in this, whether as an expert or entrepreneur.
  • Continuing education: Let's grow together! Stay up to date with over 200 training days per year in our Q_Academy, or continue your education through certification courses or a part-time Master or MBA.
  • Leadership culture: Respect, appreciation, and the highest level of expertise are the key elements of our "Coaching & Leading" leadership model. This means that your individual goals and Q_PERIOR's corporate goals are perfectly aligned.
  • Mobile working: Flexible, mobile working is part of our DNA. Through our Mobile Work Policy, we provide you with the optimal framework to establish your workplace at any location throughout Switzerland. Plus, via our offices, we offer attractive contact points for personal exchange.
  • Mobile working abroad: At your desk during the day, at the beach in the evening? Or with a view of the Italian riviera at the next team meeting? With "Mobile Working Abroad" we give you the opportunity to work 50 days a year from abroad all throughout the EU as well as from UK, NOR, ISL, LIE & CHE under certain conditions.
  • Movability Kit: Flexible on the road and ecological as well. We support you with a fixed monthly budget - regardless of whether you travel privately or professionally irrespective of the mode you choose: Public transport, E-scooter etc.
  • Me-Time: We offer you 25 days of vacation, sabbatical opportunities and flexible working hours. Because for us, your private life outside of Q_PERIOR also matters.
  • Mindfulness & Health: Our Q_PERIOR Mindfulness Community offers mindfulness training and regular exchange.
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