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Metadata Consultant

  • Location: London, Greater London, United Kingdom
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #23004

Metadata Consultant
Our client is a leading international operations management and analytics firm, committed to supporting digital transformation, data science and change management projects for customers worldwide, across the US, Singapore, India, the UK and the EU region.  With the headquarters in New York and over 40.000 staff members, in 50 offices worldwide,  they continue growing and expanding their operations.

They are looking to hire an experienced Metadata Consultant to support the sales of toolset implementations, advising clients on the need, use and maintenance of metadata tools, bringing use of toolsets to life through demonstrations, supporting Data Governance projects in the area of metadata tool selection / implementation / population and managing / liaising with their clients implementation / support teams provisioning Metadata as a Service (MaaS) to clients acting as a bridge between client and their offshore team.

Model: Fully Remote from anywhere in the UK
full time – permanent
Salary: £ 60-80 k / year (depends on experience)
Visa sponsorship: No

Job Reference: BBBH 23004
Required Skills:

  • Consultancy experience in a similar role
  • Implementation experience across a minimum of two different toolsets (ideally including one of Informatica AXON/EDC/IDQ and / or Cloud product, Erwin DI, Alation, Collibra, Ataccama) from initial installation and configuration, through population of business and technical metadata and its curation within the toolset, to search capability / report development, ongoing metadata maintenance and workflow
  • Experience in toolset selection based upon developed user stories / use cases
  • Demonstrate experience in working with and ideally leading offshore teams
  • Ability to engage and bring to life metadata to clients and EXL project teams and assist in providing vision and insight to clients on the use and benefits of managed metadata
  • PowerPoint wizard

Nice to have:

  • Financial service/insurance experience is nice to have. Open to the domain.


  • Enhance and maintain the MaaS offering to clients, working with the US Governance Practice Lab team and India based Service Delivery management and teams.
  • Support and work with US Governance Practice Lab team in extending the Lab of Metadata Toolsets and use of the Lab for demonstration and potential client support.
  • Own, enhance and maintain sales collateral for MaaS, including demonstrations using DG Lab.
  • Develop, own and maintain metadata design and implementation plans into a BAU MaaS environment, that fit within Data Governance / DQM design and implementation plans.
  • Working with India Offshore management / teams, develop, own and maintain a metadata playbook, working with UK Practice to develop and maintain collateral, as part of wider DG Playbook, for use with client engagements.
  • Where necessary, develop relationships with tool vendors through existing Partner alliances.
  • Play an advisory role with clients to understand their needs, and use cases, educate on the value and benefits, the implementation roadmap and impact.
  • Be part of the consultancy team undertaking Data Strategy and Governance assessments, capture interview outputs, undertake structured analysis, identify use cases and solutions to support, develop recommendations in respect of metadata management.
  • Provide input to the definition of Data Strategies, and support the design and implementation of Metadata Management framework.
  • Communicate consistently with other team members, leadership and clients outlining the MaaS capabilities, benefits, and in delivery – progress, deliverables, risks, issues and key decisions.

Still interested in this opportunity? Submit your CV today!
Please don’t hesitate to contact any of our team with any questions you may have via email: [email protected] or phone: +44 3303351710.

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