Data Engineers

Location: Sydney NSW

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Data Engineer required for a contract role within a large NSW Government Agency.

  • 12 Month Contract
  • Daily Rate: $735.20 - $850.00 + super
  • Immediate Starts
  • Location: Inner West Office & WFH

The Role: Our client within the NSW Government are looking for savvy Data Engineers with a background in software engineering to join their Learning Experience Project Teams. The core focus of the team is to ensure a digital system is in place so that teachers can save time while creating personalised learning for students.


  • You will be involved in the development of data services to facilitate the implementation of a specialised content management system, and a data architecture to provide interoperability with Learning Management Systems and Learning Object Repositories.
  • The Data Technician will be responsible for analysing current data services and working with cross functional teams to design and build new enterprise grade data platforms.
  • You will be challenged to solve complex computer science problems making learning standards machine readable and understandable through the design of common metadata standards, frameworks and vocabularies.
  • This position will demand critical thinking skills, working in an agile environment and having the ability to quickly understand existing systems and build contacts with key stakeholders.

Essential Criteria & Experience:

  • Having worked with Data Warehousing solutions and real-time cloud based big data platforms.
  • Solid experience working in DevOps environments, ideally with AWS or Azure.
  • Hands-on experience developing RESTful web services implementing authorisation and authentication procedures.
  • Proficiency in data analysis, semantic modelling, knowledge and ontology engineering.
  • Proven experience working with standard query languages for the Semantic Web and Linked Open Data, eg SPARQL, GraphQL and common data formats, eg JSON, XML, Turtle, JSON-LD, RDF/XML, etc.
  • Experience with RDF Triplestores, eg GraphDB, RDF4J, Virtuoso, Apache Jena, etc.
  • Experience with building data integration solutions and data pipelines.
  • Solid experience with Cloud computing.
  • Hands on experience with SQL, Python, Java, C++, etc.
  • Prepared to participate in business requirements gathering sessions and document technical specifications.

If interested please apply today via the link with your updated resume in a Word Document to Claire Sheerin at The Recruitment Company

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