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Data Platform Engineer

Job Details

$100 - $120.00 per hour
Job Type
Jenna Paku
14 days ago
  • Elasticsearch architecture, installation + automation
  • 12 month contract + 12 month extension
  • Australian Citizenship + NV1 clearance essential

The Role
This opportunity seeks a Data Platform Engineer, with a strong background in Elasticsearch architecture, installation, optimisation and automation, to support the deliver of ICT software, infrastructure and services to host our client's cyber security capabilities. Working as part of a cyber analytics team, the successful candidate will be responsible for the enhancement and configuration of highly scalable, resilient and observable data analysis platforms.

You will work efficiently and collaboratively, ensuring delivered capabilities meet mission area requirements and industry best practices for automating build deployment and change management.

About You
This opportunity will suit a self-starter with strong technical ability and initiative, capable of working as a peer in a high-performing technical team. Applicants should have exposure across serveral of the following technologies and disciplines:
  • Elasticsearch (Elastic Stack or Opern Distro)
  • Data streaming technologies (Kafka, NiFi, Spark)
  • Software development (Python, Scala, Java)
  • Automation services (CI/CD platforms, Ansible, Puppet, Chef)
  • Operating systems (linux)

It is essential that candidates possess the following technical skills:
  • Technical experience with Elasticsearch to deliver high speed capabilities
  • High-level technical skills in build and optimisation of big data cyber security platforms
  • Experience designing, building and supporting data lake technologies

High-level proficiency with design and build of observable data ingestion pipelines, including serialisation, transformation, enrichment and store is desirable.

It is a requirement of this position that the successful candidate must be an Australian Citizen and hold a current NV1 security clearance.

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