InfoSphere Specialist (SME)

Location: Belconnen
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 3 months ago
Contact: Carissa Burgos
Reference: 259203

Our Federal Government Client is seeking an InfoSphere Specialist (SME).

This is a long-term contract role (Initial contract duration until 30 June 2024 with 2 x 12-month extensions) located at our client's Canberra office. Flexible working arrangements including remote work are subject to approval and in accordance with the Department's ICT Contractor Working from Home Guidelines requiring some on-site attendance in Canberra at a minimum of 3 days per week.

As the selected candidate, you will:

  • Provide expert advice and support on the implementation, configuration, and maintenance of the IBM InfoSphere suite of products, including DataStage, QualityStage, Information Governance Catalogue, Data Replication, and Address Verification Interface.
  • Design, develop, and implement data integration solutions using InfoSphere products.
  • Optimize, performance tune, and capacity plan InfoSphere ETL platforms.
  • Train and mentor staff on the use of InfoSphere products.

To be successful in this role you should have:

  • A tertiary qualification in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related discipline.
  • At least ten (10) years of previous experience working as an InfoSphere Subject Matter Expert (SME) in a data warehousing environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in the use of IBM products including Cloud PAK for Data, Message Queue (MQ), WebSphere, and Tivoli System Automation.
  • Proven experience in each of the following: Teradata, DB2, and Snowflake.
  • Proven experience in optimizing, performance tuning, and capacity planning across InfoSphere ETL platforms.
  • Knowledge of IT Security principles and practices.

It is desirable if you have:

  • High level written/verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian citizens with the ability to obtain a Negative Vetting 1 clearance.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on 0262689778 quoting Job Reference: # 259203.

The closing date for this role is on Monday, 04 December 2023.

Expression of Interest for other InfoSphere Specialist (SME) roles will remain open until 20 December 2023.

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.