Republic Services Data Governance Analyst in Scottsdale, Arizona

About Us

Republic Services is an industry leader in U.S. recycling and non-hazardous solid waste. Through our subsidiaries, Republic’s collection companies, recycling centers, transfer stations, and landfills focus on providing effective solutions to make proper waste disposal effortless for our 14 million customers. We’ll handle it from here., our brand promise, lets customers know they can count on Republic to provide a superior experience while fostering a sustainable Blue Planet for future generations to enjoy a cleaner, safer and healthier world.

Why Work with Us

Our Company cannot thrive without great people devoted to serving customers, the community, and the planet. We hire the best people to make Republic a great place to work. We are focused on attracting talented individuals across professions who are as committed to serving customers and the planet as we are. We strive to create a workplace that's meaningful and rewarding to our 33,000 employees. That's why we are proud to be recognized as Best Large Employer by Forbes, World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere, and One of the Most Meaningful Companies to Work for in America by Business Insider.

Job Description

Want to effect real, tangible change at a Fortune 500 company? Republic Services is undergoing a Company-wide transformation, making major investments in our technology platforms, and defying conventional thinking on competition in the Waste & Recycling Services industry. We are looking for the best and brightest to join us in changing the way we engage and serve our customers. We seek enthusiastic individuals who are excited about working in a fast, dynamic environment and want to be meaningful contributors in our rapid technology evolution. The Data Governance Analyst collaborates in technical solutions development and facilitation of cross-functional business collaboration; and provides recommendations in business data strategy, data quality and standardization improvement. The Data Governance Analyst will work with large amounts of data spanning across multiple systems and must have the ability to synthesize data, interpret relationships, define impacts, and suggest process or procedure improvements, as well as metrics to monitor success and effectiveness of implemented solutions.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Preferred Qualifications

Principal Responsibilities

  • Collaborates with business and IT stewards in building business glossary and metadata repository using the Informatica Suite of Tools.

  • Monitors and reports on data governance metrics and activities using Qlik dashboards and Microsoft Business Intelligence stack.

  • Contributes to the definition of data quality standards, business rules, and exception feedback loops using the Informatica suite of tools. Ensures data is complaint with defined quality requirements.

  • Gathers business requirements and translates them into Data Solutions Specifications.

  • Monitors adherence to data governance policies and procedures and reports finding to the appropriate stake holders.

  • Participates in change management activities required to fix data quality and process issues.

  • Monitors data quality trends for key data assets, and reports findings to the appropriate stake holders.

  • Creates detailed documentation of functional, system, user and reporting requirements, including Use Cases, Process Flow Diagrams, Report Specifications and Data Mapping & Flow Diagrams.

  • Develops and maintains productive working relationships with other teams across Information Technology to facilitate development of cross-functional software deliveries.

  • Collaborates in strategic planning and process & procedure enhancement efforts.

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned or apparent.

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Technology, Systems Engineering, or related field. (Required)

  • Minimum of 1 year of organizing business documentation for projects.

  • Minimum 1 year of experience working with Informatica Data Quality and Metadata Manager.

  • Minimum 1 year of Sequel Programming Experience

Rewarding Compensation and Benefits

Eligible employees can elect to participate in:

  • Comprehensive medical benefits coverage, dental plans and vision coverage.

  • Health care and dependent care spending accounts.

  • Short- and long-term disability.

  • Life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment insurance.

  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP).

  • Employee discount programs.

  • 401(k) plan with a generous company match.

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).

Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.