Data Engineer

Job Title: Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Reference: 581947
Job Published: August 19, 2020 11:03

Job Description

An interesting and high-profile position currently exists within this Education provider. As Data Engineer in a team of 4, the work you will be responsible for will help to enable the provision of Education to thousands of children.

This role is responsible for managing and organising the environments master data set, monitoring for trends or inconsistencies that will impact business goals, as well as to troubleshooting data issues. This function provides specialist advice, assistance and operational support to schools within Sydney and internal departments on a range of matters.

The environment we represent are in the process of building a modern, Cloud based data warehouse solution, which should lead toward AI based Education over the next 3–5 years. There is an existing relationship with a third-party provider who helps in understanding their current data set and where they are and where they would like to be. As Data Engineer your role be roughly split and 60% hands-on and 40% coordination. You will essentially be the foreman of this build, applying logic and sound reasoning in order to ensure that the right solutions are being provided.

Essential Qualifications:

Bachelor Degree with major course work in Computer Science, Information Technology or closely related field.

Essential Technical Requirements:

Any of the following current Microsoft SQL server certifications:
  • Microsoft Certified: Data Engineer Associate
  • Microsoft Certified: Data Scientist Associate
  • Microsoft Certified Solution Associate (MCSA) in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 / 2012
  • Microsoft Certified Solution Expert (MCSE): Data Platform
  • MCITP: Database Administrator 2008
  • MCITP: Database Developer 2008
Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals


This environment offers family friendly working hours (roughly 8.30 am to 4.15 pm) extensive investment in your own training and development AND additional annual leave during forced shut down periods which does not get deducted from your annual leave balance.

This is a great role in a growing area and within an environment (Education) which has remained relatively unscathed from the current climate. The position offers interesting work and a long term outlook. If you have all of the Essential requirements, please apply through the link provided.

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