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Senior Data Governance Analyst

Clayton Homes

Clayton Homes

Maryville, TN, USA
Posted on Saturday, January 20, 2024

Position Summary

A Senior Data Governance Analyst focuses on guiding our team members to value data as we do other assets. This involves identifying, defining, and protecting our critical data as well as building and executing a data maturity plan. This role will be supporting our Accounting function.

About The Team

Data Governance is part of the larger DEA&G team (Data Engineering Analytics & Governance). These sub-teams work together to enable data-driven decision making at Clayton. Data Governance focuses on establishing and ensuring adherence to an enterprise data governance framework and Master Data Management (MDM) for data policies, standards, and practices, to achieve the required level of consistency, quality, and protection to meet critical business objectives and initiatives.

Primary Qualifications

  • Rolling out a framework to focus on the improvement of data quality and the protection of sensitive data through modifications to organization behavior policies and standards, governance metrics, processes, related tools, and data architecture
  • Working in specific workstreams within the Data Governance. You will work with business SMEs, data managers, development managers, portfolio managers, product owners and other supporting team members to provide sound data governance practices across the organization
  • Supporting the development of data management practices & processes
  • Training and onboarding new data managers to execute data quality on their respective focus areas
  • Defining and scripting Data Quality standards
  • Developing tools and services to support the data governance program e.g. Data Quality Testing, Data dictionaries, Metadata management, Access controls etc.
  • Helping develop and roll-out the data maturity framework

Desired Skills

  • Knowledge of data warehouse & business intelligence principles for relational database platforms
  • Great analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good judgment using analysis & experience and the ability to handle stressful situations
  • Ability to influence and effect changes that have broad and long-term impact on the company
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact with a diverse group of team members, including executives, managers, end users across a variety of business unites, Technology professionals, and subject matter experts.
  • Strong presentation and communication skills
  • Experience with database modeling and query writing (SQL)
  • Experience with Tableau, SSRS, Python and/or R
  • Solid understanding of Data Governance principles. Experience with MDM, change control, quality and security as well as industry best practices
  • 2+ years of professional business experience with a progressive track record of accomplishments in Information Governance, Data Governance or Data Management
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Including Intermediate in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent technical and business experience

Why Clayton Homes?

Founded in 1956, Clayton is a Berkshire Hathaway Company committed to opening doors to a better life and Building Happyness® through homeownership. Through its family of brands, Clayton builds, sells, finances, and insures traditional site-built homes and off-site built housing – including modular homes, manufactured homes, CrossMod™ homes, tiny homes, college dormitories, military barracks, and apartments. Corporate headquarters is located in the Knoxville, Tennessee area, specifically, Maryville, Tennessee. Clayton is the recipient of numerous industry awards including 2019 Builder of the Year and ranks as the #2 builder of homes in the U.S. by units sold. Our site-built division, Clayton Properties Group, is the 8th largest site builder in the U.S. We achieve our results through the strength of our people and have been recognized on the 2021 Forbes Best Employers for Diversity and 2021 Forbes America’s Best Employers Lists. To learn more about Clayton Homes, got to: https://www.claytonhomes.com


  • Competitive benefits including 401(k) with 100% company match of the first 4%; medical, dental and vision plans; paid time off days and holidays.
  • Quarterly bonus program.
  • Forbes lists: America’s Best Employers, America’s Employers by State, Best Employers for Diversity, Best Employers for Women.
  • Recognized as one of East Tennessee’s top technology workplaces.
  • Wellness programs that focus on emotional, social, spiritual, intellectual, environmental, physical, and financial well-being.
  • Onsite fitness facility with full gym, workout classes, volleyball and basketball, ping-pong, and disc golf course.
  • Paid Time Off for Volunteer work.
Why Clayton Homes:
• Consistently striving vertically integrated Berkshire Hathaway company
• One of America’s largest home builders and leader in housing
• Forbes lists: America’s Best Employers, America’s Employers by State, Best
Employers for Diversity, Best Employers for Women
• Quarterly profit share bonus program
• Onsite gym with variety of classes, wellness, professional and personal
development programs and much more!
Clayton is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Clayton is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

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