RELX Group Data Specialist in Reston, Virginia

Data Specialist


Location: Reston, Virginia, United States

Data Specialist

Reston, VA

The Data Specialist is responsible for ensuring that mortgage real estate sanctions that are scheduled to be uploaded to the computer system meets a set of data quality rules. This person will perform data entry functions in the computer system, create batches, validate and ensure data accuracy and quality on ongoing basis. Also responsible for researching and downloading mortgage real estate sanctions, assist to document source document receipt, and serve as back-up quality control reviewer.

For this role we need an individual with the ability to focus on details while keeping the big picture in mind, process source documents in a timely and efficient manner while ensuring accuracy, and problem solving skills.

Experience and Education

  • Require High School degree or GED equivalent

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare source data for data entry

  • Verify data by reviewing and correcting data entry

  • Combine and rearrange data from source documents

  • Enter data accurately in computer database

  • Check completed work for accuracy

  • Maintain electronic records and scan hard copies

  • Ensure all work is completed accurately and recorded in electronic queue

  • Batch creation

  • Respond to Senior Data Specialists requests for additional source documents

  • Research source documents for additional information

Technical Skills

  • Data entry skills

  • Strong analytical and proofreading skills.

  • Strong organization skills

  • Ability to escalate issues using good judgement

  • Good research skills.

  • Basic File management knowledge

  • Attention to detail and ability to multi task.

  • Good oral and written communications skills

  • Strong research skills

At LexisNexis Risk Solutions, we believe in the power of data and advanced analytics for better risk management. With over 40 years of expertise, we are the trusted data analytics provider for organizations seeking actionable insights to manage risks and improve results while upholding the highest standards for security and privacy. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, LexisNexis Risk Solutions serves customers in more than 100 countries and is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. For more information, please visit LexisNexis Risk Solutions is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or