Aug 15, 2019

Data Platform Engineer

  • Macquarie Group Ltd
  • Sydney NSW, Australia
Part time Data Engineer

Job Description

As a Data Engineer, you will be part of a data science team operationalising insights on a modern data platform. As an experienced Data Engineer, you will help us build the next generation of data analytics solutions within our Corporate Operations Group. You will join a cross-functional Agile team with a diverse range of skills which you'll be able to leverage to develop your own T-shaped skillset and grow your career.

You’ll bring your in-depth knowledge of big data technologies best practice and a desire to work in a DevOps environment where you will have end-to-end ownership for developing, deploying and supporting your data assets.

To be successful in this role you will have some of the following skills and experience:

  • Data Warehousing/ETL concepts or have worked on similar projects
  • strong knowledge of Linux and Unix
  • experience with AWS or equivalent other cloud environments - any or all of EC2, S3, RDS, Dynamo DB, EMR, Redshift, Glue, Athena, Apache Parquet
  • distributed computer frameworks on Hadoop, Spark, distributed SQL, and/or noSQL query engines
  • understanding of SQL/APIs
  • experience in Python or Java
  • working knowledge of Big Data querying tools like Hive or Presto
  • exposure to, or an understanding of machine learning and self-serve analytics principles.


Data Engineer