Data & Software Engineers

Data & Software Engineers

Job Title: Data & Software Engineers
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-09-23 00:00:00
Reference: V-36663
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 24, 2019 17:57

Job Description

Seeking Data & Software Engineers both senior and junior empowering greenfield data & analytics platform

The Role:

Over the past 12 months, our Data Services team have been working hard to deliver both a state of the art Analytics Platform and Enterprise Data Warehouse. These tools are critical enables for both our Data Management and Business Intelligence strategies. Leveraging agile practices and a shift left methodology has been a key to delivering high quality business value. We are seeking a number of Data & Software Engineers to help us deliver on our strategy.

Over the next 12 months we are:

- Implementing a new Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) and Analytics Platform

- Delivering a variety of data services that range from web services to analytical datasets,

- Building capabilities to identify and treat data quality issues

- Integrating our new testing and devops capabilities.

- Leveraging the automation assets that we have delivered so we can utilize the value of these to our organization

- Enabling a fail fast methodology across our Branch to shorten the feedback loop and increase the delivery cadance

Selection criteria
Essential criteria


  • Technical Competence - Divers development skills - Understand the automation in various phases of the SDLC lifecycle: planning, designing, development, testing, deployment, release. - Software development experience, leverage techniques used in development practices - RDBMS experience a must (Teradata and SAS ideal) - Python or Groovy experience a bonus  - 60%
  • Cultural Fit - Live and breathe data - Passionate for technology - To work in state-of-the-art data platform that has the potential to impact the lives of many Australians. - Have worked in a data-driven organization - Agile way of working, and flexible to work in a number of roles - 20%
  • Price - 20%
Desirable criteria (Optional)

  • Business Analysis: - While most of us love to work on code, there are times we are required to wear a BA hat to gather and document requirements and designs.  - 40%
  • Technical Experience with any of the following technologies: - Experience in ETL/Data warehousing - Experience in other forms of development or full stack - SAS, Teradata, Python, RStudio - VMWare, Linux and Windows - Webservers: NGINX - 30%
  • Technical Experience - Atlassian suite (on-prem): JIRA, Bamboo, Bitbucket, Confluence, Crucible, Fisheye - Frameworks: Django, React, Selenium, NodeJS - Configuration Management: Ansible - Testing Tools: XRAY, Fitiness, DBFIT, jUnit, ngUnit, Selenium - 30%

Location and Contract Term:

The role is based in Surry hills, Sydney 12 Months Contract with Contract Extension Options.

How to Apply:

Applications close 1 October  2019  

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information