Data Engineer (JP4802)

Posted 28 July 2022
LocationBrisbane CBD
Job type Contract
DisciplineBI + Data Analytics

Job description

Are you a Data Engineer with a strong background in Node.JS, TypeScript and AWS cloud native technologies? If the answer is yes, this large Government agency is looking for you…

You will be part of a team building state of the art data models and delivering data and analytics solutions across the organisation. This is a long 12-month contract with 2x 6 month extension options. It is Brisbane CBD based and has some work from home flexibility.

Your role will include the following responsibilities:

  • Complete development activities across the AWS cloud native technologies and some third-party products and transition existing workloads from legacy applications into the new patterns.
  • Develop in approved programming language and tools, construct, test solutions within a cloud hosted environment
  • Ensure technical build artefacts comply with build standards and patterns, incorporating security standards and branching compliance (and others)
  • Identify and validate variations from technical frameworks/practices
  • Conduct code peer reviews and ensure code is checked in on time for production releases and test environments
  • Participate in unit testing activities
  • Working with environments team to ensure system integration
  • Collaborate with the Test/Environment/ DevOps teams to develop the automated test and deployment processes
  • Undertake technical and administrative activities to design, build, test and maintain data and analytics solutions.
  • Use a range of techniques to integrate structured and unstructured data for use in analytics applications,
  • Develop technical solutions to improve access to data, optimise data usage, and connect systems to data and analytics outputs.
  • Write responsible, optimised, tested and quality assured code to achieve business outcomes.
  • Provide technical advice, leadership, and direction to develop data and analytics solutions and resolve complex and significant technical issues.
  • Manage technical employees to develop, design and implement data and analytics solutions that
  • Develop and maintain relationships with stakeholders. Engage and collaborate with key stakeholders to achieve balanced outcomes, and to support automated deployment of solutions
  • Manage the delivery of end-to-end design activities that deliver self-service data and analytics solutions ensuring a user centred approach
  • Undertake research and analysis to support the design, development, implementation and evaluation of technical data and analytics products.

You should have the following skills and experience:

  • Must be an Australian Citizen for Security Clearance purposes
  • Essential:
    • Node.JS and TypeScript skills
    • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    • Software development
    • Proficiency in Agile project delivery methodology
  • Desirable:
    • Languages including Java, MongoDB/ Mongoose/ DocumentDB, ExpressJS, SQL, python and Scala
    • Apache Spark
    • Data warehouse
    • Data modelling
    • Apache Hadoop
    • Linux
    • ETL (extra, transform, load)
    • Big data analytics

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Bles Luzon on +61 (0)3 9063 1102 or email and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process please contact me on the above contact details.