Data Custodian – Global Insurance Client

Data Custodian:


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receive request from Intake and BSA team regarding data Sources and Elements
  • Identify data sources (Database, Systems, Tables/Schema)
  • Reverse engineer systems of various technologies (Java, C/C++, Shell, Unix/Linux/Windows/ETL) and multiple type of schedulers (JP1, Cron)
  • Document the data flow and lineage between various systems, collecting data type, data transformations, data logic, timing of data movement, identifying key data elements
  • Discuss the data elements with business users and collect information about the elements and how they map to the business processes
  • Create holistic view of the data flow and the elements required for ingestion to Hadoop
  • Catalogue the sources in the data catalogue
  • Document the data lineage and data logic
  • Assist in the design of new data flow and business processes
  • Learn how to use Collibra and upload the collected information into the tool
  • Communicate with both IT teams (infrastructure, application development and support)
  • Deliver the collected information to the Data Modeling and assist in the design of data models in Hadoop by explaining data elements and logic behind the source data and timing


Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Fluent Japanese and Business English
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering
  • Hands on engineer with strong capabilities in multiple domains of IT
  • Strong individual contributor
  • 8+ years of experience of development in one of the following languages (Java, C/C++) with strong understanding of Data Structures,
  • 8+ years of experience with Relational databases (SQL)
  • Hands on experience with scheduling systems, at least one of the below (JP1, Control-M, Autosys)
  • Strong Unix/Linux hands on experience (almost at administration level)
  • Strong Windows hands on experience at administration level
  • Good network understanding (TCP/IP and routing, Firewalls, basic protocols)
  • Very strong communication skills in English and N2 minimum level for Japanese.
  • Able to find resources and reverse engineer as individual contributor
  • Very strong time management skills, able to deliver on time and at high quality
  • Good to have: Insurance knowledge



Posted on:

September 7, 2021

Experience level:

Experienced (non-manager)

Education level:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Contract type: