Data Engineer

Location: Canberra
Discipline: Big Data & Analytics
Job type: Full Time
Salary: $Competitive
Contact name: Rashmi  Kapse

Contact email:
Job ref: BH-9330
Published: 18 days ago
Startdate: 2024-05-29
Data Engineers (Multiple Positions)
Department: A Large Federal Government Department
Location: Canberra, ACT
Clearance: Must be able to obtain a Baseline Clearance
Initial Contract: 12 months with the possibility of two 12-month extensions
Job Description:
A large federal government department is seeking Data Engineers to join its Enterprise Analytics section. The successful candidates will work across several data and analytics platforms, focusing on developing Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) and Extract, Load, Transform (ELT) processes, and/or creating data products and complex data visualizations.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Design, Development, and Unit Testing: Engage in various data movement, data transformation, and data visualization processes.
  • Data Preparation: Prepare data for decision-making processes, utilizing modern cloud technology (Azure) for operational analytics.
  • Data Integration and Storage: Work with technologies such as Data Factory, SQL Server Integration Services, Databricks, SQL Server, and Data Lake Storage.
  • Analytics and Development Tools: Utilize tools like Azure Databricks, Azure Machine Learning, ArcGIS Enterprise, DevOps, Visual Studio, and VS Code.
  • Data Visualisation: Create visualizations using Power BI, transforming complex data sets into meaningful insights.
Essential Criteria:
  1. Experience with ETL/ELT Processes: Demonstrated experience in developing ETL/ELT processes for large and complex data movement, transformation, and visualizations, particularly in a cloud environment. The section supports flexible arrangements, with consideration for individual and collaboration needs, including attendance at key Agile ceremonies and team events. (50%)
  2. Optimized Data Preparation: Experience in preparing data optimized for query performance in cloud computing engines (e.g., Distributed computing engines like Spark, Graph Databases, Azure SQL). (25%)
  3. Cloud Infrastructure Services: Experience with engineering, storage, and analytics services in cloud infrastructure. (25%)
Desirable Criteria:
  1. Experience working with Azure Data Factory and Databricks.
  2. Knowledge and experience with Data Lake and Lakehouses.
Join us in a dynamic role where you can contribute to significant data-driven decision-making processes within a large federal government department. Apply now and become a part of a forward-thinking team leveraging cutting-edge technology for impactful analytics.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit their applications ASAP by clicking APPLY or send CV to , ensuring they meet the required criteria. Successful applicants will be required to obtain a Baseline Clearance.