Data Engineer at InfoTrack AU

Full-time, Sydney sydney engineering full-time
Posted 11 days ago

Data Engineer

  • Good understanding of open source technologies
  • Solid understanding of data warehouses and dimensional data models
  • Knowledge or experience in data visualization, such as Tableau

Data Engineer


Working closely in a team of data and web developers you will be working on greenfield projects developing and establishing a solid data model. Projects will involve both internal tools and new client facing.

Reporting to: Head of Development

Responsibilities (key tasks and requirements of the role)

  • Develop new functionality and products on our existing software products
  • Design code, test, install, maintain, and retrofit software programs
  • Analyse code non-conformities and develop code enhancements
  • Provide technical assistance and information to other team members
  • Responsibility for live systems, maintaining queuing systems as assigned
  • Building new systems with technologies such as .NET / ASP.NET / C# / SQL / WCF
  • All other responsibilities as assigned

Competencies (essential behaviours required for the role)

  • Client focus - Ensuring that the client‘s perspective is a driving force behind business decisions and activities; crafting and implementing service practices that meet client and business needs
  • High Work Standards - Setting high standards of performance for self and others; assuming responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks; self-imposing standards of excellence rather than having standards imposed.
  • Initiating Action - Taking prompt action to accomplish objectives; taking action to achieve goals beyond what is required; being proactive.
  • Decision Making - Identifying and understanding issues, problems, and opportunities; comparing data from different sources to draw conclusions; using effective approaches for choosing a course of action or developing appropriate solutions; taking action that is consistent with available facts, constraints, and probable consequences.
  • Managing Work - Effectively managing one’s time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently.
  • Energy - Consistently maintaining high levels of activity or productivity; operating with vigor, effectiveness, and determination over extended periods of time.

Job Style (types of activities/responsibilities required in the role)

  • Challenging Work - Working on difficult or demanding tasks requiring substantial effort and commitment.
  • Continuous Learning - Increasing knowledge and skill when circumstances call for additional learning.
  • Details - Working on tasks requiring great attention to detail.
  • Task Variety - Working on several different tasks or projects.

Knowledge and Experience (knowledge and experience required for the role)

 This role requires a passionate and pro-active Data Developer to join a fast paced and high performing team. This role would suit someone with experience in Data Analytics and/or Data Science. You love experimenting with technology to show how it can best be used and come up with new ways it can be applied. You believe in taking a data-driven approach and want to champion this idea throughout a company that wants to learn more about the hidden value of data. You will bring with you the following experience:

  • Good understanding of open source technologies. Knowledge or skills in Hadoop, HDFS and Cassendra Experience with Spark or Python scripting languages.
  • Understanding of AWS Cloud and security is desirable Big Data cloud implementations
  • Strong understanding of ETL, data structures, data flow, data patterns, and data governance Strong experience in data warehouse and business intelligence tools (BI, ETL and RDBMS tools/platforms)
  • Solid understanding of data warehouses and dimensional data models
  • Knowledge or experience in data visualization, such as Tableau
  • Knowledge or experience in machine learning & deep learning will be desired but not necessary
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication (written and verbal) skills
  • Partner with business to address priority business challenges as well as develop future state vision and roadmap for data and analytics.
  • Partner with business users to understand requirements; analyze problems; identify gaps; write specifications; design, build and test solutions both from a project and support perspective.
  • Create data model and ETL solutions in production
  • Document solutions as part of knowledge transfer.

Nice to haves (additional skills which are highly regarded)

  • Experience working with Agile teams
  • Knowledge or experience working in the legal and conveyancing industry