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Enterprise Data Catalog Curator

Company: MetLife
Location: Cary
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Job Location: Cary NC and New York NY
Work Arrangement: Hybrid- 3 days in office/2 days work from home

Role Value Proposition:

At MetLife, we seek to make a meaningful impact in the lives of our customers and our communities. The Global Technology & Operations group (GTO) is a diverse team of engineers, developers, business analysts, and project managers with the freedom to create innovative solutions to address core business challenges within MetLife. The purpose of MetLife's Enterprise Data Governance (EDG) program and organization is to manage data as a corporate asset by coordinating the people, processes, and technology needed to improve the quality and consistency of data throughout MetLife and maintain compliance with external regulations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Executes in the onboarding, maintenance, and support of metadata documentation and data asset ingestion in the enterprise data catalog, across the business, data, technical, and governance dimensions.
  • Collaborate with data owners in data governance programs to assure high fidelity, consistency, deduplication, and accuracy of the catalog, and ensuring readiness of data owner oversight.
  • Provides guidance on standard process, including data asset documentation, business glossary, technical metadata, data dictionary, data lineage, data quality rules, etc. for holistic data catalog.
  • Educates on the benefits, roles / responsibilities, and minimum training mandates, while enforcing requirements of metadata collection, storage, and use.
  • Update standard operating procedures (SOPs), standards, and other artifacts to assure ongoing applicability of an agile and contemporary data cataloging and curation program.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

    • Hands on experience with digital and data asset management (DAM), enterprise asset management, content management systems (CMS), document management systems (DMS), or gallery/collection curation.
    • Understanding of data concepts: data profiling, metadata, reference/master data, data assets, data lineage, holistic ontology/graphs.
    • Expertise in Data Management and Governance principles, familiarity, and experience in managing and executing on data governance frameworks (i.e. DMBOK, COBIT).
    • Exposure to data governance activities particularly corresponding to data ownership, business glossary and data definitions, metadata management, data discovery, data lineage, and data cataloging.
    • Excellent customer relationship, written and oral communications, with ability to document and execute a rigorous and well-defined process. Preferred:
      • 3+ years total experience, preferably in one or more industries: financial services, insurance, or technology
      • 3+ years working with data assets of various types or various systems, and data organizational models
      • 1+ years Collibra or other current data governance platforms highly desirable
      • Familiarity of various data / metadata managements and governance tools in the marketplace (e.g., Informatica Axon, EDC, PowerCenter, Data Quality, MDM and RDM tools, Collibra, BigID, etc.)
        Assignment Category


        At MetLife, we're leading the global transformation of an industry we've long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we're dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.


        MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world's leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.

        We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $642.4 billion of total assets under management as of March 31, 2021. We are ranked on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine's 2021 list of the "World's Most Admired Companies."

        MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.

        The role is eligible for incentive compensation under the sales incentive plan for your position. MetLife offers a comprehensive benefits program, including healthcare benefits, life insurance, retirement benefits, parental leave, legal plan services and paid time off. All incentives and benefits are subject to the applicable plan terms.

        We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife. For further information about how to request a reasonable accommodation, please click on the Disability Accommodations link below.

        MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

        MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

Keywords: MetLife, Cary , Enterprise Data Catalog Curator, Other , Cary, North Carolina

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