Data Modeller DiplomaPreferred

Job Description

ob Purpose
To design and maintain optimal data models/structures at both an enterprise and system / application level that meet the business and architectural objectives of the organisation.
Job Responsibilities
Design data models that meet the business requirements and align to the agreed architecture framework.

• Ensure data modelling deliverables are delivered according to project plan and budget to meet commitment to stakeholders.

• Ensure all data modelling activities and deliverables are aligned to the development methodology and to the data modelling principles and standards

• Apply the Nedbank approved tooling to create the data modelling deliverables.

• Adopt the Enterprise Data Model (which is based on the IFW) as a standard for data model designs to leverage best practice and fast track data modelling efforts.

• Translate business requirements into data requirements.

• Analyse and profile the source data to understand data quality issues , relationships, patterns and rules in the data.

• Structure data requirements into logical data constructs based on the Enterprise Data Model, including ERD models, dimensional models to ensure optimal implementation.

• Compile Source to Target Mapping Specifications

• Ensure complete and correct data by identifying definitive or authoritative source of data ; analysing source data; and identifying gaps

• Enable physical implementation of the data structure by generating the first cut physical data model from the logical data model.

• Facilitate dataflow understanding by collating dataflow diagrams outlining the flow of data across systems and interfaces.

• Reduce non value adding work by identifying opportunity for re-use of the Enterprise Data Model

• Maintain up to date knowledge of latest developments in the Data Modelling domain, including reading; continuous professional development courses; seminars and conferences

Responsibilities + Skills

Exprience using Infosphere Data Architect or any other Data Modelling ToolExperience with industry models such as IFW BDW and FSDMBroad understanding of Data Management (DMBOK), systems development lifecycle methodologies and IT Architecture


DiplomaPreferred QualificationBachelor of Commerce , Bachelor of Science: Information Systems / Computer Science


3-5 years and/or relevant industry experience as well as experience in the Data Modelling disciplineAble to demonstrate practical experience in relational and dimensional modelling techniques, OO modelling also an advantage

Job Summary

  • Published on: Monday, 23rd December 2019
  • Designation: Data Modeller
  • industry: Finance
  • Vacancy: 1
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Job Location: Johannesburg
  • Salary: on a call
  • Gender:
  • Application Deadline: Monday, 23rd December 2019

About the Company

  • Company Name: Nedbank Recruiting.
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  • Company Profile:
  • Staying abreast of the various IFRS 9 modelling methodologies across retail and wholesale productsContributing to development aspects of the loss forecasting and stress testing framework and keeping the framework up to date as the methodology evolvesConducting ad hoc analysis on IFRS 9 PD, EAD, LGD and Survival models, as well as overall impairment calculations, for retail as well wholesale-type portfoliosConducting independent credit risk stress testing related research and using it as input into proposals and strategiesEngaging with various stakeholders across the organisation (including risk and finance) to discuss methodological aspects, business assumptions and results from the loss forecasting work stream

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