Data Engineer (multiple positions)

Job Title: Data Engineer (multiple positions)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 208357_1608685133
Contact Name: Priya Kuncham
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 23, 2020 11:58

Job Description

Our client

Is a leading government tech agency and they are looking for a number of Data Engineers. This is a 12-month contract with the possibility of extension, and requires the ability to obtain a Baseline clearance.

This is a great chance to work in an inclusive team and to interact with peers from around the world in working on open data and open-source software. This role will involve working with data scientists to deliver real-world impact and insight into water use across Australia's east coast.

In this role you will:

  • Work with scientists and software engineers to create and maintain operational data processing pipelines and robust scientific workflows.
  • Provide technical advice to software engineers, data scientists and executive stakeholders via Slack, Github, email and formal documentation
  • Work with a diverse team to continue to develop and maintain the Open Data Cube
  • Develop maintainable and well documented code
  • Work with cloud engineers to help build and run cloud native solutions

To be successful you will have:

  • Experience with Linux system administration and relevant scripting languages.
  • Experience with Python and/or similar programming languages.
  • Experience in delivering and maintaining operational software Experience with source control management and related processes
  • Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Working knowledge of AWS and infrastructure as code Experience with geospatial information systems and OGC web services

Apply now for immediate consideration - Job Reference: #208357.

Contact Priya Kuncham for more information.

Please note: Only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.