Melbourne VIC, Australia
Do you enjoy ensuring that information is available and easy to use? So do we.
You’re a data designer who knows how to find, store and present a range of information from different sources so that everyone can access what they need quickly and simply, and use it effectively.
You draw on your considerable experience in bringing data and statistics to life to take on sometimes complex problems, and you’re comfortable looking after several projects at once. You’re able to make your own decisions while at the same time supporting more junior team members.
About the job
As an Azure Data Engineer, you know the importance of data to business. You design and set up projects that bring together information from a variety of sources, to enable analysis and decision-making. You play a critical part of the data supply chain by making sure that data is accessible and consumable, so that it can be used for routine and ad-hoc analysis.
Day to day, you will:
Translate data requirements to technical solutions using strong business insights.
Support planning, design and delivery of our clients’ data warehouse and big data platforms
Ensure data is delivered and integrated in ways that meet client requirements and drive value, using traditional data warehousing & big data technologies
Take part in designing and running batch/streaming/real-time data ingestion and data integration services for individual projects
Design, develop, adapt and maintain data warehouse & big data architectures using Microsoft and Azure data technologies
Stay up to date with the best standard methodologies in crafting and building modern data pipelines and data streams
Customize storage and extraction, metadata, and information repositories
Implement effective metrics, data quality and monitoring processes
Expose data to end users using PowerBI, Tableau, Azure ML, SSRS, SSAS, Excel, Azure API apps or other modern visualization and analytics platforms
Support deal teams by providing subject knowledge and solutions for client proposals
Author reports that include key performance indicators, show where current operations can be improved, and identify the causes of any problems
Create and maintain report forms and formats, information dashboards, data generators and canned reports, as well as other information portals and resources
Travel as required
You’ve got phenomenal across in data and analysis, and how to source, store and share information. A problem solver who’s happy to work autonomously and to share their knowledge and skills, as well as guiding other team members.
Your skills and experience include:
Practical design and implementation experience in data warehousing, Hadoop/Big Data, database, collection, storage, & aggregation models, techniques and technologies, with the ability to apply such methods to tackle business problems
Database, storage, collection and aggregation models, techniques and technologies – and how to apply them in business
Conducting data profiling, cataloguing, and mapping for technical design and construction of technical data flows.
Knowledge and exposure to the various Azure Cloud Data Services & Microsoft SSIS is a requirement
Programming in Hadoop, particularly in tools and technologies such as Hive, Kafka, Flume, Sqoop, Pig, MapReduce, Apache Spark, Scala, Python, Apache Storm, Cloudera/Hortonworks, JSON
Preparing data for use in Data Science and Machine Learning
Working with SQL
Knowledge of Dev-Ops processes (including CI/CD) and Infrastructure as code fundamentals
Team collaboration and experience working with remote teams
You will have a bachelor’s degree in Applied Mathematics, Statistics or another related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. You also have three to five years of meaningful professional experience.
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