Data Governance & Standards Officer (VPSG4)

Job posted: 27/04/2022
Applications close: 29/06/2022 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $90,067 - $102,192

Occupation: Transport/Logistics

Reference: VG/80000533_NEW

Reference: VG/80000533_NEW

Occupation: Transport/Logistics

Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker, and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability. We are excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the Department that delivers more choice, connections, and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes.

Data Governance & Standards Officer

  • Annual Salary Range: $88,955 - $100,930 plus superannuation
  • Tenure: Ongoing
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Usual Work Location: Melbourne CBD, Spring Street (flexibility may be available)

About the Team

Mobility and Insights is a division the Department of Transport and is responsible for the delivery of better outcomes for users of the transport system through developing and coordinating customer and transport system insights, strategy, and innovation.

About the Opportunity

This role supports the Manager, Data Governance in establishing and maintaining strong data governance practices and developing data standards across the DOT, contributing to a broader program of work to improve the quality and reliability of data and improve decision making and feeds of data to customers and third parties.

Position Outcomes

  • Data Governance – Has supported the Data Governance team to establish policies, standards, and metrics to ensure the effective and efficient use of information in enabling the department to achieve its goals and contributing to a broader program of work to improve the quality and reliability of data.
  • Data Quality Management – Has helped develop and maintain frameworks and plans for data quality management for each critical data asset, ensuring adherence to data standards.

About You

As a Data Governance & Standards Officer, you will be expected to demonstrate,

  • Systems Thinking (Applied) – Assesses situations and identifies the best systems tools for analysing, understanding the system and addressing problems; Can apply system archetypes to identify common dynamics that appear in different situations; Identifies and understands the impact of particular courses of action on other parts of the organisation or more broadly.
  • Data Literacy (Applied) – Considers data sources, collection, and structure impacts in the delivery of data analysis. Generates descriptive statistics and relevant data visualisation leading to decisions under the guidance from subject matter experts.

Qualifications (Mandatory)

  • Data Governance capability, and experience with procedures and policies. 
  • Knowledge of data governance and management tools.
  • Hands on experience with Informatica Axon Data Governance Tool
  • Experience operating in a matrix environment, preferably using Agile principles with an exceptional ability to communicate and engage at all levels.

More information on the PD attached.

How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and a cover letter. 

Applications close 11.59pm on 29th of June 2022

Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness. Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility for employment in this position with DoT.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please contact George Boulos on george.boulos@roads.vic.gov.au

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Data Governance & Standards Officer (VPSG4)

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George Boulos | george.boulos@roads.vic.gov.au

Data Governance & Standards Officer (VPSG4)