Data Solution Specialist

Location: Canberra
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 3 months ago
Contact: Param Kaur
Reference: 259431

Our Federal Government Client is seeking a Data Solutions Specialist

This is a long-term contract role for 12 months with an extension term of 12 months for a total of 24 months, located at our client's office in ACT.

As the selected candidate, you will:

  • Lead data discovery, analysis, and design activities, facilitating critical stakeholder contribution across business and technical disciplines.
  • Lead and contribute to the design, testing, and evolution of a range data architecture artefacts including data dictionaries, data catalogues, data access policies, and data models.
  • Plan and execute data load and migration activities (using both ELT, and ETL practices) to new and legacy solutions operating on a diverse range of technologies including Azure Data Stack, M365 DataVerse, On-premises SQL.
  • Work within an Agile (Scrum) SAFe Multi-Disciplinary team with minimum direction.
  • Participate in internal and external working groups, including with vendors and other government agencies to contribute to data related discussions.
  • Work with other team members to plan, define, manage, and refine user stories, acceptance criteria, and test cases to ensure business needs are fully captured, developed, tested, and deployed.
  • Articulate and champion business data needs to the delivery teams.

To be successful in this role you should have:

  • Demonstrated 5+ years experience working as an Enterprise Data Architect/Analyst within an Azure cloud data ecosystem.
  • Formal qualifications in data architecture from either a data science (DAMA), data engineering (Azure Data Engineering Associate), or data solutions engineering (AZ303/304) discipline.
  • A strong understanding of government policy and legislation pertaining to the capture, storage, use, and disposal of data.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, particularly with respect to managing stakeholder engagement and delivery teams.

It is desirable if you have:

  • Demonstrated experience working in and with Database Administration teams to establish a mutual understanding of existing SQL Infrastructure and Azure data platform.
  • Experience in the Design, Provisioning, configuration, and management of Azure cloud-based data platforms including, Cosmos DB, Azure Synapse, , Azure SQL (MI and Elastic), Azure Data Lake Gen2, Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Bricks.
  • Experience in the design, provisioning, management, and monitoring of Microsoft DataVerse technologies including Graph.
  • Design and implement ETL and ELT processes to migrate and consolidate new and existing data sets from on-premises SQL Server databases, flat files, SharePoint, via API's and Azure data stores.
  • Automate deployment of data platform components using PowerShell, DevOps, and Azure Automation.
  • Document detailed design and processes for data platform provisioning, pipelines, and data stores.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian citizens with Negative Vetting Level 1 security clearance.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Param Kaur on 0262689781 quoting Job Reference: # 259431

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

Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.