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Data Governance Specialist

# Think Data Be Smart #


About Us: DataSmart is a Portuguese company, positioning itself as a consulting company of excellence, with over 20 years of existence. We are specialized in Technologies and Information Systems services, for the Portuguese and International markets. We pride ourselves on fostering a culture of involvement, experience, and excellence.


Join our team as a Data Governance Specialist (Hybrid – Lisbon)!


What You’ll Do:

  • Develop and implement data governance policies, procedures, and standards.
  • Establish a data governance framework, including roles, responsibilities, and decision rights.
  • Define and monitor data quality metrics.
  • Conduct regular data quality assessments and implement corrective actions.
  • Ensure data is consistent, accurate, and reliable across the organization.
  • Identify and appoint data stewards in various business units.
  • Collaborate with data stewards to enforce data governance policies and standards.
  • Provide training and support to data stewards on data governance practices.
  • Ensure data governance policies comply with relevant laws and regulations.
  • Identify and mitigate data governance risks.
  • Develop and maintain documentation related to data governance policies and procedures.



  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Management, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in data governance, data management, or related areas.
  • Experience with data governance tools and technologies.
  • Strong understanding of data governance principles and practices.
  • Proficiency in data quality management, data stewardship, and data lifecycle management.
  • Knowledge of relevant laws and regulations related to data governance.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and organizational skills.
  • Experience with data management and business intelligence tools (e.g., SQL, Tableau, Power BI).
  • Understanding of database management systems, data warehousing, and big data technologies.
  • Certifications (Preferred): Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP); Data Governance and Stewardship Professional (DGSP); Certified Information Management Professional (CIMP).


At DataSmart, you will have the opportunity to integrate into a solid company and participate in projects of high recognition, nationally and internationally, with an appealing technological environment and career progression.


Excellence in the way to the future!


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