Senior Data Engineer - Location & Segment Analytics



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Consulting & Strategy


$145000 - $155000.00 per annum

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Zoe Crouch

Senior Data Engineer - Northern Suburbs
Location & Segment Analytics

This is an opportunity with the data analytics subsidiary of a large telecommunications organisation.  With a deep understanding of telco network data, they have developed innovative advanced data science methods to harvest huge amounts of big data for insights about the population and places they visit.  Established in Australia since the beginning of last year, they have access to 1/3 of the population and have used this to monetise the location of people and how they move.

They are looking for a Senior Data Engineer with strategic expertise, reliable execution and sound judgement to lead their data warehousing efforts and instrumentation to ensure the team has consistent, reliable access to the inputs they need. This role is highly collaborative - you'll work closely with engineers, data scientists, product leaders, and data stakeholders across the company.

What you'll do

A big part of your job will be to define data concepts, logic and physical characteristics. You will also define, implement, and provide ongoing maintenance for data modelling initiatives.

You will ensure concept of data integrity and that data's strategic value is understood and practiced throughout the organisation. You will also provide guidance on data design and requirements to other development and business teams.

What you'll need
  • 5+ years + hands-on experience building and maintaining data warehouses from scratch
  • Experienced with relational databases and queuing systems (e.g. Hadoop, Solr, Impala, Hive, Spark, Kibana, Elastic Search)
  • AWS experience
  • Established skillset using SQL, Python and Scala to examine, load or modify data
  • Passion for data and industry knowledge
  • Strong communication skills - you will be a natural collaborator and can report out to stakeholders of all levels

Please note this role is based in Macquarie Park.

To apply or for further information, please contact Zoe Crouch at Talent International:

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