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AVP/VP, Senior Data Analyst, Data Policy and Governance


Singapore, SG

Job Function:  Data & Technology
Job Type:  Permanent
Req ID:  10881

Data Strategy Group


Data Strategy Group (DSG) harnesses and leverages on GIC’s most valuable asset – Data, to drive insights, results and solve real business challenges. We ingest, analyze and combine data with context across all industries and asset classes to enable investment decisions and enhance investment process. Together, we strive to build a high-performance enterprise data infrastructure, create results-driven approach with data products and strive to be a data-driven organization.


We are hiring an AVP/VP, Senior Data Analyst, Data Policy and Goverance, this role will be part of the Data Policy & Governance team and a key member to shape and operationalize the long-term vision, strategy and objectives for data governance across the organization that are in line with the GIC`s business strategy and objectives, particularly in data quality.


Join us if you have a passion for data and be part of a team of forward-looking data professionals in building and developing GIC’s data foundation and infrastructure. You can make a difference in our data journey to shape our world of investments.




  • Actively contribute in terms of best practices, thought leadership and ideas to the team. Be a key player in terms of executing enterprise-wide data governance tasks.
  • Raise awareness on data governance best practices, such as designing and implementing effective data quality controls or accurately documenting data meanings and usage contexts or cultivating a data ownership mind set, by working collaboratively with data owners and stewards across the organization.
  • Institute in place an enterprise-wide discipline to track, monitor and resolve data issues that affect data accuracy or operational efficiency. Work actively with 2nd and 3rd lines of defense.
  • Work with data stakeholders to define and implement data quality standards and guidelines.
  • Publish and maintain data quality artefacts (guidelines, standards, dashboards, etc.) online to raise user awareness and facilitate self-service.
  • Operationalize and implement automated end-to-end data quality management solution.
  • Conduct data quality and trend analysis to ensure continuous improvements and provide updates to the management.
  • Monitor data quality issues and track remediation activities to ensure timely and effective closure.
  • Perform data profiling, investigation and root cause analysis on data quality issues.
  • Provide recommendation on corrective actions and develop remediation strategies to improve adoption of data quality standards and best practices.
  • Manage documentation relating to the data quality architecture and reporting process (e.g. SOP).
  • Execute education and communication strategy to raise the awareness of data quality obligations across the organization.




  • At least 6 years of relevant experience, with 2 years pf hands-on experience in data governance/quality/management or data analytics in the banking and investment industry.
  • Detailed oriented and strong analytical skills, knowledge of operational processes, risks and controls, especially from a data lifecycle perspective.
  • Strong interpersonal and people leadership skills, ability to engage well with diverse stakeholders.
  • Good understanding of the principles and key controls of various data management disciplines, e.g. master/reference data management, data quality management.
  • Flexibility in embracing change, communicating the need for change and applying forward thinking in initiating data and related process improvements and transformations.
  • Strong project management skills. Ability to be meticulous meeting stringent deadlines.
  • Working experience with data quality tools (e.g. Information Data Quality) and BI tool (e.g. Tableau).
  • Good understanding of databases, data structures and basic data modelling concepts.
  • Enjoys working in a cross functional team, is an excellent team player and is innovative in problem solving.
  • Experience in programming language in Java, Python.
  • Experience in data engineering and platform in one or more areas:


                - Data Quality Product (Informatica Data Quality Tool or equivalent)

                - Metadata Management Product (Informatica, Alation, Collibra)

                - Major Cloud-based Data Platforms (Snowflake, Redshift, RDS)

                - Data Virtualization Technology (Denodo)

                - Business Intelligence (Tableau, PowerBI)

                - O365 Suite

Our PRIME Values

Our PRIME Values

GIC is a values driven organization. GIC’s PRIME Values act as our compass, enabling us to fulfil our fundamental purpose and objectives. It is the foundational bedrock which governs our behaviors, our decision making, and our focus. It informs both our long-term strategy as a firm, and the way we relate to our Client, business partners and employees. PRIME stands for Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence.