Technical Delivery Lead (Data)

Posted 16 November 2023
SalaryAU$1000 - AU$1100 per day + including super
Job type Contract
DisciplineBI + Data Analytics

Job description

Fuel your career at this key QLD Government department by taking the helm of a transformative Enterprise Data Platform (EDP). This pivotal role focuses on steering a cutting-edge, cloud-based data and intelligence solution using Databricks on AWS. This organisation is not just about data; they're about making it accessible, impactful, and customer-focused.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Spearhead the evolution of the Enterprise Data Platform (EDP) to maintain its status as a leading-edge solution.
  • Showcase a comprehensive understanding of contemporary software delivery methodologies, emphasising product orientation, agility, and DevOps principles.
  • Lead diverse teams, bringing together Business Analysts, Cloud Engineers, Data Engineers, Visualisation Developers, Data Modellers, and Test Analysts.
  • Skillfully manage external delivery partners, ensuring seamless collaboration throughout project delivery.
  • Enforce data management best practices to ensure the security and integrity of our information.
  • Demonstrate outstanding communication skills and a proven ability to manage stakeholders effectively.
  • Uphold a keen attention to detail, ensuring the consistent delivery of business value throughout project execution.


  1. Essential Criteria:

    • Proven track record in delivering modern data platform implementation projects within large enterprises, coupled with an understanding of associated risks and ongoing technical challenges.
    • Leadership experience guiding data engineering teams within a large organisation.
    • Demonstrated success in delivering cloud-based data platforms, utilising technologies such as AWS, Azure, Databricks, and PowerBI.
    • Familiarity with projects within a Government Owned Corporation (GOC).
    • Expertise in modern software delivery approaches, with a focus on a product-oriented, agile, and DevOps mindset.
  2. Desirable Criteria:

    • AWS cloud certification, especially in architecture, development, and data analytics.
    • Comfort with cross-functional and multidisciplinary team dynamics.
    • Proven ability to manage issues, risks, and dependencies impacting or having the potential to impact project delivery.
    • Knowledge and practical application of data management principles and best practices.

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Jeffrey Bullen on 07 3339 5624 or email [email protected] 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.