Senior Data Engineer | Health/Fitness Technology

Location: Melbourne VIC

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This incredible health/fitness tech is looking for a data engineer to lead the data space in their rapidly growing startup.

The Company

One of Melbourne's best kept secrets this maturing technology start up has a fantastic product in the health/fitness technology space. Already having achieved 10s of millions of users across more than 30 countries, this organization has had huge success to date and still has ambitious plans going forward.

The Role

The Senior Data Engineer position is a crucial appointment for this organisation. The right candidate should have a lot of fun in the role. You will have the opportunity to flex your mental capabilities as you get technically hands on with ETL, DW, Data Architecture whilst also being able to influence strategic decisions around technology adoption and how the business manages and monetises its data moving forward.

As the first key hire in the data space, you will be able to take ownership of this area, and will work closely with the businesses CoFounder, CTO and Head of Product.

The role will initially have a heavy data engineering focus, but will go on to encompass analysis and data science once the foundational work has been done. The role also requires someone to have demonstrable leadership qualities as there is every chance that they will go on to head up a team of Data specialists.

  • Build the required infrastructure using AWS services.
  • Build and share reports using that data to generate actionable insights that support relevant business requirements.
  • Investigate and evaluate new and existing data sources and structures.
  • Collaborate closely with and plan requirements with developers and the product team.
  • Create and design reports with market insight and KPI measures for management review.
  • Contribute to data informed decision making, problem solving and innovation.

Your Profile

You will be a proficient data engineer, familiar with establishing data structures, building out Datawarehouse capability, and design data architecture. You will relish working with a small team (20 person) of highly capable highly committed people who are passionate about making fantastic product. You should be excited about the prospect of getting in at the ground floor and building up the organisations capability to capture and monetize its data. You should also have some analytical and data science interest/skills and have appetite to develop them as the role evolves.

Skills and experience should include:

  • 4+ years experience in a similar role.
  • A degree or higher level academic background in a scientific or engineering subject.
  • Strong experience with a cloud environment.
  • Understand data architecture and be able to implement a data warehouse by liaising with internal key stakeholders.
  • Ability to interpret business reporting requirements and create proper design.
  • Significant experience in data processing and ETL pipelines
  • Experience with data visualisation (Power BI, Tableau, or a similar tool).
  • Passion and ability to learn new languages and technologies.
  • A good communicator (written and verbal)
  • Long term thinker with willingness to undertake ongoing short term experiments
  • Knowledge in relational database designs.
  • Strong T-SQL skills.

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