Ref#: R0023381

Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

We are a rapidly growing and highly-capable Engineering organization building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over 250 million people count on Indeed to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect employers to qualified candidates for their job openings. With engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo, Singapore, Hyderabad and Vancouver, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job search at a time.

The base salary range below represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include quarterly bonuses, Long Term Incentive Plan units, an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits. 

Austin Base Salary Range: 70,000 - 90,000 per year

Your job.

Your job. 

Our mission is to empower Indeedians to manage data using best practices.cAs a Data Governance Analyst, you will have a direct impact on the business by helping our growing team ensure the quality and security of Indeed’s data. You are analytical, creative, and collaborative. You have keen attention to detail and take the time to understand our customer’s data challenges. You continually seek to improve your knowledge of new technologies and industry standards in order to drive the development of simple, yet effective solutions.  You enjoy partnering with stakeholders to design and implement data management best practices and procedures. You are a self-starter, see challenges as opportunities, and are results-oriented. You take pride knowing your work enables innovation, helping job seekers get jobs.


  • Develop detailed knowledge of Indeed’s data, data flows, and processes 

  • Drive alignment across stakeholders on enterprise data models and definitions 

  • Contribute to Indeed’s data catalog to ensure information is accurate and up-to-date 

  • Partner with stakeholders to develop and implement Indeed’s data management standards, policies, and best practices 

  • Develop and implement practical strategies, plans, and solutions to identified issues and problems

  • Actively solicit stakeholder feedback on solutions and drive improvements as needed 

  • Help develop training materials and educate data producers and consumers on new data management processes across the data lifecycle  

  • Gather requirements for any technology needed to sustainably implement data management standards; partner with product and engineering teams to drive development 

  • Develop KPIs and reports to monitor adoption of and adherence to data management standards  

  • Share regular updates with stakeholder regarding proposed solutions, timelines, progress, and issues

About you.


  • 2+ year industry experience as a business analyst, data analyst, data governance analyst, or in a data quality management role

  • Experience with SQL or equivalent database querying language

  • Experience with process design, implementation, and improvement 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience working with multiple teams to drive alignment and results 

  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills

  • Attention to detail, sense of urgency, and commitment to deadlines

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to identify, quantify, and effectively raise business risks associated with data quality or non-compliance

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Science/Computer Science/Mathematics/Analytics or equivalent in a related field

What we’d love to see (but isn’t required): 

  • Understanding of privacy laws and regulations

  • Exposure to tools used to support data management, specifically business glossary and metadata management, data profiling, and data quality.

  • Experience developing best practices, policies, and/or procedures  

  • Comfortable reading, troubleshooting, and understanding computer programming languages (ex., Python, Java) or demonstrates strong aptitude to learn additional coding languages

  • Strong understanding of databases and data structures

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