Data Engineer

Location: Canberra ACT

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Working as a part of the Data Insights Team, you will use and develop your technical skills to ingest and maintain data in accordance with data governance requirements. Through this you will build integrations dynamic reports to service business needs. You will help to automate processes providing the education system with efficiencies and assist with Big Data strategies enabling business insights for evidence-based decisions.

It is crucial that you understand the WhoG technology and data direction to ensure integration and ongoing improvement with existing solutions and standards. You will be expected to work with key technical and business staff from across the organisation to develop key instrumental business solutions, building relationships inside and outside the organisation to support ACT Education’s growth.

Ideally you have at least three years of SQL Developer or Data Engineer experience and are excited about how your contributions can enable and strengthen the education system here in the ACT.

Eligibility/Other Requirements:


  • This position is temporary with the possibility of permanency. To be eligible for permanent employment within the ACT Public Service you must be an Australian citizen or a permanent resident.


  • Cloud platform experience (Azure preferred)
  • Azure Analysis Services or SQL Server Analysis Services experience
  • Azure Synapse Experience
  • Programming/scripting experience
  • Possession of a current driver’s licence and access to a private vehicle

Notes: This is a temporary position available immediately for 12 months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency.An order of merit will be established from this selection process and may be used to fill future identical vacancies over the next 12 months. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only.

How to Apply:

In two pages or less tell us:

  • why you want the role;
  • what you would bring to the role and what you would get out of it; and
  • describe an achievement that you are most proud of.

Please also submit a current curriculum vitae and two referees with a thorough knowledge of your work performance and outlook. Please ensure that one of the referees is your current or immediate past supervisor. You should also be aware you may be asked to provide further referees.

Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.


This is a temporary position available immediately for 12 months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency.

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