Data Governance Analyst

  • Full Time
  • Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa

Capitec Bank Ltd

Data Governance Analyst

Date: 07-Dec-2019


Stellenbosch, Western Cape, ZA

Capitec Bank Ltd

Purpose Statement

The main purpose of this position is the maintenance and execution of a Data Governance framework, policies and standards, as well as Data Management comprising Metadata, Data Quality and Security & Protection management. A data governance analyst specialises in governing the information flow for the organization, including the quality, integrity, efficiency and availability of data.

  • National Certificate in Grade 12 National Certificate or Mathematics
  • A relevant tertiary qualification in Information Management or Information Technology – Computer Science


  • 3 -5 years data governance experience
  • Practical experience in facilitating workshops, writing and implementing enterprise standards, policies, guidelines and procedures
  • Practical experience with data dictionaries, data quality, metadata management tools / software / programs



  • Data modelling experience 
  • Security and protection management experience 

Detailed knowledge:

  • Solid understanding of databases and data structures
  • Exposure to query/database language
  • IT systems development processes
  • Business analysis and design
  • Standards and governance
  • Familiar with regulatory requirements such as POPIA, GDPR and PCI DSS


Knowledge of:

  • Agile development life cycle
  • Relational databases
  • Data migration
  • Corporate and data governance practices
  • Data quality tools to automate data quality processes
  • Information systems and information system architecture
  • Workflow and process re-engineering
  • DMBOK principles
  • Planning and Organising
  • Learning and Researching
  • Writing and Reporting
  • Analysing
  • Applying Expertise and Technology
  • Relating and Networking
  • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
Additional Information
  • A valid driver’s license and own vehicle is required
  • Clear criminal and credit record
  • Contactable via own mobile phone
  • Willingness to work or be available overtime and / or weekends if required


Capitec is committed to diversity and, where feasible, all appointments will support the achievement of our employment equity goals

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