Data Platform Engineer (NV1)

Data Platform Engineer (NV1)

Job Title: Data Platform Engineer (NV1)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-02-18
Reference: V-38619
Contact Name: Kate Kornsasi
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 19, 2021 10:56

Job Description

Our Large Federal Government client are looking for individuals with a strong background in Elasticsearch architecture, installation, optimisation, and automation including demonstrated experience working within project delivery teams. The applicant must be a motivated self-starter with strong technical abilities and initiative. They will operate as a peer in a high performing technical team, and require strong organisational skills, attention to detail and be comfortable working in a dynamic and agile environment.

Major Responsibilities / Skills and Knowledge required:

  1. Demonstrated technical experience with Elasticsearch to deliver high speed search capabilities across large data assets.
  2. Highly developed technical skills across the build and optimisation of big data cyber security platforms covering the entire stack (hardware, Linux OS and applications).
  3. Experience designing, building, and supporting data lake technologies ensuring role-based access controls are enforced and audit is captured.
Desirable criteria
  1. High level of proficiency with design and build of observable data ingestion pipelines including serialisation, transformation, enrichment and store.
  2. High attention to detail with solid documentation skills and good client communication skills.
  3. Able to manage multiple, concurrent tasks with competing demands.
Estimated start date: 07-06-2021.
Location of work: Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Victoria
Length of contract: 12 months
Contract extensions: 12 months subject to suitable Organisational Suitability Assessment and funds availability
Security Requirements: Due to the nature of the work, we require a minimum Negative Vetting Level 1 security clearance level.
How to Apply:
Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you will need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates.
Applications open until 15 March 2021.
Call Kate 0447 199 931 for any further information.