Senior Data Engineer

Job Title: Senior Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-01-08
Reference: JO-1910-98200
Contact Name: Neeha Avasarala (TECH)
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 08, 2020 14:43

Job Description

The Organisation and the role:

Our client have their headquarters based in Brisbane, giving you access to global professional development and career opportunities! Exciting opportunity exists for a Senior Data Engineer to join their team within this GLOBAL organisation. As a Senor Data Engineer your role will be focused on leading the implementation of new and exciting Advanced Data Analytics projects running in the Azure Cortana Intelligence Suite. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Designing new advanced analytics software solutions, acquiring, preparing, transforming and serving a combination of high volume streaming and batch datasets using event hubs, stream analytics, spark SQL, spark streaming and spark python
  • Providing technical guidance and into the development of migration plans to bring existing traditional data warehouse assets SSIS and SQL Server from on premise environments into Big Data Cloud Platform 
  • Fostering and growing collaborative relationships with a growing group of distributed data analytics hubs across the business
  • Coaching and developing our current team’s skills in big data processing
  • Collaborating with other team members on data science and analytical tasks and activities 
Key Skills and Experience:
  • 4+ years of industry experience working with large data-sets
  • Bachelor or Masters qualification in Mathematics, Statistics or Computer Science
  • Demonstrated ability in SQL and one or more of the following programming or scripting languages - Apache Spark, Python, Scala and Spark SQL
  • Demonstrated knowledge of data science practices, tools and advanced statistical analysis and their use within an organisation
  • Demonstrated ability in design and development of real-time stream analytics using Event Hubs, Kafka, Stream Analytics and Spark Streaming
  • Proven working history of data munging, manipulation, cleansing and blending from multiple data sources and exposure to various data types and storage paradigms
  • Understanding of Relational, Dimensional and NoSQL modelling techniques
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated use of contemporary data mining, cloud computing and data management tools such as Cortana Intelligence Suite, DataBricks, HDFS, MapReduce and Spark
  • Demonstrated use of SSIS, SSRS, SSAS and DataVault
  • Experience with Machine Learning & Deep Learning tools and libraries
  • The ability to code in C# , PowerShell, R, Python
  • Experience in Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery processes
  • Experience in Agile Methodology
  • Prior experience in Azure Solution implementation
  • JIRA and Confluence exposure
What's in it for you?
  • Generous remuneration structure
  • Travel discounts, in-house financial and health services, access to internal 24/7 gym
  • Global career opportunities in a network of brands and businesses
  • Ongoing training and professional development
  • Fun and flexible work environment
  • Proud Corporate Social Responsibility platform through the our clients foundation
  • Monthly awards nights, conferences, industry/social events, and the opportunity to attend global awards internationally

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Neeha Avasarala on 0430 505 612, quoting ref no. JO-1910-98200. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at