NSW Department of Customer Service

Senior Data Engineer - NSW Data Analytics Centre (...

Job description

Senior Data Engineer

NSW Data Analytics Centre (DAC)
  • Fantastic full-time ongoing opportunity based in Sydney
  • Multifaceted technical expertise to deliver data and analytical services
  • Agile approach to implementing solutions using a variety of technologies
  • An ability and willingness to adopt new skills and technology
  • Grade 9/10, with a salary range of $116,211-$128,061k plus superannuation
The Team and the Role

The Data Analytics Centre (DAC) exists to lead a whole-of-government approach to data analytics, to tackle some of the State’s most difficult policy challenges. Using data analytics, managed analytics (powered by the DAC’s Data Analytics Platform), and guided innovations programs, the DAC works to connect data, people, and insights to build world-class capabilities in whole-of-government data analytics to improve health and well-being, safety, social, economic, and environmental outcomes for the citizens of NSW.

The Senior Data Engineer role is an exciting and wide-ranging role that will provide the opportunity for the right candidate to work in disciplines and ways often not found in traditional Data Engineering teams. You’ll be accountable for technical delivery, a key resource on platform engineering and business projects to build/support data management and data analytics solutions using the tools available on the DAC’s platforms.

Key Responsibilities
  • Technical responsibility for analytics platforms and environments, data processing products and ingestion methods as required to ensure compliance with data standards, architectural standards, and achievement of documented customer requirements
  • Build solutions for data management/data analytical projects and ensure adherence to technical specifications, design requirements, best practices and coding standards defined for the project
  • Provide support for the design, migration, development and implementation of efficient applications and services for the cloud platform
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimising data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability
  • Provide support, technical guidance and develop a range of technologies including API Management, Opensource Content Management Systems, web enabled analytics products within a Cloud environment
  • Support Principal Engineers, Data Scientists, Data Analysts, and other team members to achieve the project outcomes
  • Work collaboratively within a dynamic fast paced environment using Agile delivery methodologies
Skills And Experience
  • Software Engineering background and relevant tertiary qualifications or demonstrated currency of knowledge in the areas of opensource data products
  • Deep technical experience in infrastructure design, build and deployment, including private and public cloud, networking, connectivity, storage, virtualization, and identity
  • Technical depth to deliver data and analytical services including data ingestion, transformation, storage, and reporting
  • Dealing with a diverse range of complex matters and highly conceptual issues, to recommend practical solutions, often within limited timeframes
  • Translate technical and complex information into plain English in an environment of divergent stakeholder perspectives
  • Undertaking relationship management with government agencies, private industry, peak industry advisory bodies, the public, committees, and other groups
How To Apply

Your application should include a cover letter of no more than 2 pages, and an up-to-date resume of no more than five pages which clearly details your skills and experience as relevant to this role. There is no selection criteria to be addressed.

For enquiries regarding this position, please contact Reeta Yadav on reeta.yadav@customerservice.nsw.gov.au. For enquiries relating to recruitment, please contact Kayla Hogan on kayla.hogan@customerservice.nsw.gov.au .

Grade 9/10, with a salary range of $116,211-$128,061k plus superannuation.

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Closing Date: Wednesday 7 th December 2022 at 9:59am.

Working at Department of Customer Service

The Department of Customer Service (DCS) is a great place to work! Our values of accountability, trust, service, and integrity drive our initiatives and culture. We support innovative programs in areas as broad as digital government, consumer protection and major public works. We are an inclusive organisation that celebrates diversity and flexible work practices and believe our people are our greatest asset.

Visit our Careers site to find out what it means to work for us.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Inclusion & Flexibility

We are committed to diversity, inclusion, and new ways of working.

The Department of Customer Service serves all the people of NSW and we want to reflect that diversity in our people. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQA+ community, veterans, carers, refugees, people in regional NSW and people of all ages. We strive to be an inclusive workplace where all our people can bring their authentic selves to work without judgement.

We understand that there are different ways of getting the job done and offer flexible working arrangements where and when possible.

If you do require an adjustment during the recruitment process, please notify us on your application form or contact the recruiter via kayla.hogan@customerservice.nsw.gov.au .

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