Data Steward (Performance Technology)

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Temporary / Contract
Reference: JO-2105-11674

Salary: Up to $6,000 / month

Contract duration: 12 months

Nearest MRT: Stadium

Working hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide data analytics consulting services to the government agencies, including data analytics planning and strategy – perform data analytics visioning and road-mapping, business case development, implementation planning, organisational planning, budget and risk management planning
  • Work closely with stakeholders to understand their needs/pain points, scope the problem and develop business case on how to turn data into critical information and knowledge that can be used for policy making, streamlining operations or developing solutions for citizens.
  • Perform data cleaning, pre-processing and feature engineering that facilitate meaningful analysis
  • Work closely with data analyst to resolve data quality issues and mine insights from structured and unstructured data and to resolve complex statistical modelling problems to answer pertinent business questions.
  • Design dashboards and interactive visualization as tools for data exploration as well as for storytelling. Present analytics insights to business users and stakeholders
  • Work with stakeholders to ensure smooth deployment and adoption of new solution
  • In-charge of data conversion decisions, mapping logic and overall progress status 
  • Highlights any risks or issues regarding data conversion 
  • Manage the cleansing, correcting or appending of data in data source(s) during each conversion load cycle of the project.
  • Manage data reconciliation and identify data discrepancies/misalignments
  • Perform post-conversion load data validation to compare data loaded in new system against the legacy data source

Job Requirements:

  • Singaporeans only
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant working experience
  • Ability to take a broad, strategic perspective as well as drill deep to understand business needs and challenges
  • Understand key concepts, techniques and considerations in Machine learning and Data analytics
  • Training and relevant experience in one or more of the following areas:
    • Data manipulation using scripting languages like Python, SQL or using ETL tools
    • Visual analytics technologies like Tableau
    • Data management skills on Data Modelling Design, Data Architecture, Data Integration and Data Governance will be preferred
  • Hands-on experience and knowledge in managing cloud projects will be preferred
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, with ability to pitch ideas and influence stakeholders
  • Strong analytical, conceptualisation and problem-solving skills
  • Team player with strong organization and people handling skills
  • Passion for the use of analytics and data to improve public service