Data Engineer

  • Australia
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • Contract
  • Negotiable
  • 12-month contract + 2 x 12-month extensions
  • NV1 or higher Security Clearance required
  • Canberra based – Interstate candidates will be considered – Remote working arrangements will be negotiated

About the role:

Our large federal government client requires several Data Engineers at the SFIA Level 5 & SFIA Level 6 to develop and support critical data pipelines and complex data processing systems to deliver mission data outcomes.

The Data Engineers will work closely with stakeholders across business and capability delivery areas to ensure that mission outcomes are realised in a secure, scalable, and agile manner.

As an experienced Data Engineer, your responsibilities will include:

  • Utilise tools and techniques to develop and test data engineering solutions to achieve business outcomes.
  • Build maintain and deploy data pipelines analytical environments and models and data stores to store transform, integrate, analyse and transport data and meta-data from a variety of sources to enable others to use and analyse data.
  • Manage the risks associated with the use of data including ensuring the security of data storage and transmission mechanisms.
  • Build and sustain strong relationships with a network of key stakeholders to deliver tailored recommendations.

Skills and experience required:

  • Demonstrated experience in complex to very complex problem solving and issues management and may coordinate and perform detailed or sensitive projects that impact on strategic, political or operational outcomes.
  • Demonstrated experience actively managing key stakeholder relationships and identifying relevant stakeholders’ expectations and concerns to develop and communicate methodologies and practices to achieve outcomes.
  • Demonstrated experience in Object Oriented Language (Java, Python, go, JavaScript, SQL, Cypher).
  • Demonstrated experience in processing and analytics services. (Spark, Java map reduce, Knative, Ray, NIFI).
  • Knowledge or experience in working with Open-search, Neo4j,Redis, Oracle, Kafka, Kubernetes.

Please contact Jessica Clarke on 02 6129 6307 for more information and to apply.

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