Data Engineer

Data Engineer

Job Title: Data Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-09-15
Reference: V-37898
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 16, 2020 13:03

Job Description

The Role:

The data engineer uses their expertise in big data platforms to build queries that support discovery, reporting insights and models.
• Deep expertise in construction of data pipelines
• Structuring data for downstream use (modelling / provisioning)
• Experience with Hive, Hbase, Kafka, Spark
• Programming skills in a data engineering context including Java and/or Scala

Key Duties: 

• Develop in approved programming language and tools, construct, and test solutions
• Data Structures
• Data Pipelines
• Configuring and maintaining a code-repository for the Developers to check-in their code
• Configure and manage test environments and notifications
• Application code pre-deployment staging and packaging
• Flexible implementation of Continuous integration and Continuous deployment (CI/CD) practices
• Assist in planning, prioritisation and readiness of features for commitment prior to delivery
• Responsible for the breakdown of stories within the features; and identifying the tasks within the stories assigned to them
• Ensure TFS reflects correct integrated releases and tags
• Work with Environments team to ensure system integration and data availability
• Collaborate with the Test/Environment/Developer teams to develop the automated unit test and deployment processes
• Investigate bugs or incidents and contribute to tech bridge as required
• Provide support documentation for the maintenance team
• Hold demonstrations of delivery outcomes for stakeholders

Skills and Experience Required:

Our Ideal Job Seeker:
Thrives in a highly dynamic environment and deals well with uncertainty. We are a team of many moving parts and our ideal candidate will need to adjust their approach depending on audience. Integration and collaboration is key, as well, the ability to pivot quickly and cover gaps to ensure the success of our team overall.

• Champion of DevOps processes and values
• Experienced in setting up and maintaining a code-repository for the Developers to check-in their code for pre-deployment staging and packaging activities
• Experienced in managing and maintaining automated test scripts and suites
• Highly skilled communicator able to negotiate and influence

Location and Contract Term: This is a Brisbane based role. Contract till June 2021 with 1 x 6 month contract extension option. 

Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply for this role. A baseline security clearance is required.

How to Apply:

Applications close 22 September.

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 Kelly 1300 944 936 for any further information