Data Engineer at Versent

Data, Full Time, Sydney, AU sydney engineering full-time
Posted 7 days ago

Versent is an Australian-born technology company, focused on architecting, building & operating cloud native applications, data streams, platforms and services. Our solutions are centred around AWS and best of breed technology. From a stand-still start in 2014, we've grown to over 360 family members both locally and internationally. With a diversified offering in professional services, managed services and product, we are poised for significant growth in 2020.

At Versent, being a Data Engineer means that you will help deliver scalable, automated, repeatable ‘big data’ and analytic patterns within the AWS stack. You will understand both data pipeline development, operations and management as well as delivery of automated data solutions that are ready for production operations.

Experience and responsibilities include:

  • High proficiency in the administration and troubleshooting of Linux based operating systems.
  • Good software engineering skills, including experience with one or more of the following languages: Python, Scala or Java and use of modern engineering practices such as version control, continuous integration/delivery, DevOps, etc.
  • Experience with the Apache big-data ecosystem, including Hadoop and Spark.
  • Experience with SQL RDBMS; e.g., analysing query plans, troubleshooting and administration.
  • Experience in extracting, transforming and manipulating datasets in preparation for data analysis.
  • Experience in orchestrating data pipelines, e.g. using ETL tools like Apache AirFlow, Oozie, NiFi, Talend, StreamSets and etc.
  • Experience in AWS, including security controls, storage and compute. S3, EC2, Lambda.
  • Working in DataOps/ Analytics Engineering on a large data-focused project.
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    At the core of what we do, we're an engineering company. We value our people more than commercials and put culture at the centre of everything. Some of the things we do to bring the team together are monthly music jamming sessions and game nights, wine/beer tasting, both family and Versent Christmas parties and weekly knowledge sharing sessions.

    We embrace the notion of Family at Versent, working together to achieve outstanding success. We have monthly social events to bring everyone together, often supporting charity initiatives such as TourXOz and RUOK Day. We're supportive of bringing both kids and dogs into the office (which makes it a bit more lively!) and have a flexible work environment.


    People: We believe in a positive team with family spirit, because life is too short for anything else.
    Customer: We create remarkable experiences for customers and treat them as we wish to be treated.
    Quality: Be Artisans who care for their craft and lead change through continuous improvement.
    Reliability: Do what we say we will do when we say we will do it, every time.
    Transparency: Full disclosure, integrity and honesty in all things.
    Reciprocate: Give back and assist as much as possible, whenever possible.