IT Data Engineer

Posted 21 July 2022
SalaryLong term contract + weekly pay
Job type Contract
DisciplineCloud + Infrastructure

Job description

Our Federal Government client is seeking multiple Data Engineers.

  • 12 month contract + 3x 12 month extensions
  • Multiple locations: Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane, Perth
  • Multiple roles
  • Ability to obtain baseline clearance, must be an Australian Citizen

About The Role
You will implement new ingestion, storage and consumption patterns using Azure/AWS cloud native technologies and some third-party products, following agile processes.


  • Develop in approved programming language and tools, construct, test solutions within a cloud hosted environment
  • Building out the Data acquisition pipeline in a cloud hosted environment across AWS cloud native technologies
  • Experience with Data Catalogue and Lineage products and integration with cloud services
  • Translate feature documentation into build patterns to apply in the data and analytics landscape
  • Ensure technical build artefacts comply with build standards and patterns, incorporating security standards and branching compliance
  • Own issue resolution arising from build reviews (including security, integration, technical challenges), escalating to Technical Chapter Lead via Scrum Master for support when needed

Key Skills

  • Knowledge or experience in working with Azure/ ASW cloud native services as well as big data/analytics platforms (preferably Teradata Data Warehouse and/or Cloudera Hadoop)
  • Languages including python and Scala
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS): essential
  • Proficiency in Agile project delivery methodology
  • Redshift: Highly desirable
  • Data warehouse: desirable
  • Linux: desirable but not essential

Reference: 257456

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Antonia Levantis on 02 61519211 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.