Data Steward Engineer - Client Entity Mgmt (DE - RefData) - Data as a Service

Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
Job ID
2020-63322
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Analyst
Function(s)
Software Engineer
Region
Americas
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
Data Engineering
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB


Client Entity management is the custodian of the client entity reference data maintained on the firmwide Entity Master Management Application (EMMA). CEM or EMO team is responsible to create new client entities ensuring right documentation is in place, closely working with Sec Div , IBD , FNBG , PDQ and multiple other teams in the firm. Team performs maintenance of the client entity records by proactive ref data management (external data vendors) and any other requester groups within the firm. In Addition, team focuses on regulatory attributes and its accuracy (such as – LEI, BIC, FRN etc) via golden source of respective regulatory attributes. We conduct data curation to assess themes of in-accuracy of client reference data, suggest improvement methods and translate them into reality.

Data Steward Engineers ensure quality, suitability and accessibility of the firm’s data assets by combining deep subject matter expertise and risk-based judgement. They mitigate risk by designing and executing proactive controls that allow for detection and correction of anomalies prior to consumption, as well as designing solutions that help the firm deliver on commercial opportunities and obligations in accordance with data governance policies and frameworks. Data Steward Engineers act as intermediaries to ensure broad understanding of data models, content and quality levels across a broad set of producers and consumers. They analyse requirements to help set development priorities, and test new software to ensure production readiness.

Client Entity management is the custodian of the client entity reference data maintained on the firmwide Entity Master Management Application (EMMA). EMMA Data is used for client and regulatory reporting, netting , settlement and Tax computation purpose.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
• Responsible to create new client entities ensuring right documentation is in place
• Maintenance of the client entity records by proactive ref data management (external data vendors) and any other requester groups within the firm
• Maintenance of the regulatory attributes and its accuracy (such as – LEI, BIC, FRN etc.)
• Lead and contribute to strategic projects related to EMMA and Entity Management functions

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
• Responsible to create new client entities ensuring right documentation is in place
• Maintenance of the client entity records by proactive ref data management (external data vendors) and any other requester groups within the firm
• Maintenance of the regulatory attributes and its accuracy (such as – LEI, BIC, FRN etc.)
• Conduct data curation to assess themes of in-accuracy in the client reference data, suggest improvement methods and translate them into reality.
• Lead and contribute to strategic projects related to EMMA and Entity Management functions
• A sound understanding of the KYC/Client On Boarding function
• Understand the concept of legal entity attributes and how these can impact the myriad downstream systems
• Ability to drive strategic projects and initiatives that reinforce our goal towards industrialization
• Work closely with App Bank and EMMA development teams to understand systemic as well as feed flows
• Influencing reference data quality improvement by identifying data anomaly pattern, and suggesting modes of improvement
• Brainstorm ways to enhance systems, existing processes, and manual touch points for efficiency gains
• Client Service - Resolution of queries in a timely and effective manner
• Risk Management - Identify potential risks in operational processes; develop and implement controls to mitigate risk
• Analytical Thinking - Articulate huge data set into meaningful information

Preferred Qualifications
• Team Player - Work in a cohesive team environment

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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