Data Engineer

Data Engineer

Job Title: Data Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-07-11
Reference: V-39458
Contact Name: Kym Hinds
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2021 17:06

Job Description

The Data Engineer will work within multi-discipline delivery teams, following Agile methodology to develop IT systems.

Responsibilities include:
  • Collaborate with team members to understand the departments data storage needs in both on-premises and AWS cloud.
  • Design and engineer to desired business needs
  • Apply engineering techniques including Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) to implement database specifications.
  • Conduct preliminary data validation for ingestion and/or delivered databases.
  • Troubleshooting any issues that may arise.
  • Provide continuous delivery and continuous integration (CI/CD) support.
  • Instil a culture of learning, collaboration, and continuous improvement in a team environment,
  • Work with the delivery manager and team to support an agile delivery model, and
  • highly motivated with a strong work ethic a
  • Work well within a multi-discipline team.
  • Experience in supporting and contributing to a highly collaborative culture where team members work closely to deliver quality outcomes.
  • Be proactive and motivated to build your site knowledge of the of the complex business and technical areas of the department
Essential criteria
  • Proven work experience as a Data Engineer
  • Extensive knowledge of data scripting languages such as SQL, Shell and Python, and data integration platforms such as Informatica PowerCenter or Informatica Intelligent Cloud Service (IICS) Data Integration.
  • Demonstrated experience delivering solutions in an Agile environment
 Desirable criteria
  • Demonstrated experience working with data storage technologies such as NoSQL Elasticsearch and RDBMS PostgreSQL and Oracle
  • Demonstrated experience in the following:
    • AWS cloud
    • CI/CD automation
How to Apply:

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

Call Kym 1300 944 936 for any further information.

Please note:  17-month contract with extension options (long term contract).  Due to the nature of the work you must be an Australian Citizen and be able to obtain a secruity clearance.