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Data Engineer/Datawarehouse (AWS)

Job Title: Data Engineer/Datawarehouse (AWS)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Queensland
Industry:
Salary: $750 - $950.75 per day
Start Date: 2020-08-24
Reference: JO-2008-541888
Contact Name: Mats Rorvik
Contact Email: mats.rorvik@talentinternational.com
Job Published: August 24, 2020 15:32

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Data Engineer  for a government department based in Brisbane, CBD. This will be an initial 6 month contract with potential for 2 x 6 month extensions.

Deliverables:
The range of deliverables will include:
  • A data warehouse and related data pipelines and systems;
  • Project management documentation and performance reporting;
  • Technical documentation, work process guidelines, standards or specifications.
The scope of works includes:
  • Design and deliver end-to-end data solutions including data warehouse and data pipelines
  • Upskill/training of Structures Management staff in data engineering and cloud technologies.
  • Provide technical coordination and liaison for resolution of technical issues, project information and technical documentation from projects on behalf of Engineering & Technology branch as required.
  • Develop or provide content input to technical documents, guidelines, systems, processes and specifications relevant to the project's above; including scope and quality documentation;
  • It is anticipated that the specialist may be required to provide the following services:
  • Conduct a variety of reviews and/or analysis of existing policies, procedures, systems and general documentation
  •  Researching and developing detailed reports, options papers and recommendations
  • Developing project plans and managing projects to completion
  • Developing and implementing strategies, policies and procedures regarding governance projects
  • Providing briefings and presentations to internal and external stakeholders.
Requirements:
  • 3+ years' experience in a data engineering role building data pipelines and data warehouses in AWS.
  • Experience optimising data pipelines and automating the delivery of data marts which are scalable enterprise wide;
  • Strong data modelling skills (entity based, star schema, snowflake)
  • Ability to design and deliver end-to-end cloud data solutions using a mix of services and technologies including AWS and Azure
  • Experience with AWS technologies: S3, EC2, RDS/Aurora, Lambda, Glue, Redshift/Snowflake;
  • Substantial experience with Python and data analysis libraries such as Pandas and NumPy;
  • Experience with data visualisation tools such as Microsoft Power BI or Tableau.
  • Experience using low-code ETL tools such as Alteryx or Matillion would be beneficial;
  • Demonstrated experience in sourcing data from various databases and warehouses including SQL, NoSQL, Oracle and PostgreSQL databases
  • Knowledge of DevOps practices and tools for Version Control, Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery and Infrastructure as Code;
  • Preparation of technical documents, guidelines and specifications, preferably in an infrastructure delivery environment;
  • Problem definition, scoping and data solution design skills, ideally in an engineering, technical or legal policy environment;
  • Intuitive problem-solving skills with the ability to identify objectives and develop strategies for meeting objectives
  • Well-developed communication, presentation and negotiation skills and the ability to communicate and work with both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Project management skills and ability to work independently with stakeholders and drive solutions from an end-to-end perspective.
  • Ability to develop and deliver test scripts and government data security controls which ensure data integrity and quality
  • Ability to optimise business critical requirements and curate data models which meet business needs and deliver organisational change
Please apply now or contact Mats Rorvik on 07 3221 3333 or mats.rorvik@talentinternational.com