Mid/Senior Data Engineer

Location: Melbourne
Reference: 2919292
Geraint Cooper
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My client is embarking on a green-fields project to establish a world class Data Lake, Analytics and Insights platform, thus we require Data Engineers to play a leading role in building out our capability.
  • Build technical solution in projects co-ordinating the technical efforts of technical team members both internal and external
  • Providing overall solution ownership and support throughout project implementation phase
  • Automation into Big Data delivery and promote DevOps practices

What you’ll be doing…
  • Work with Business customers and/or Business Analyst(s) to analyse business processes, procedures and user requirements in-order to establish system requirements
  • Develop solutions and specifications so that agreed requirements can be converted into functional systems.
  • Undertake unit/system testing activities in relation to software solutions ensuring that quality meets agreed specifications/requirements
  • Achieve key milestone stages in terms of quantity, timing and quality of all aspects of work allocated
  • Create development and support documentation and provide advice regarding applications to enable support functions to operate effectively
  • Resolve production incidents (through diagnosis, testing & applying fix) for assigned application/s
What you will bring... 
  • 7 plus years of IT experience
  • 6 plus years of strong hands-on experience on Informatica Products (Big Data Management, PowerCenter, Enterprise Data Catalog, Data Quality and Axon)
  • Strong understanding of data warehousing concepts and ETL tools
  • Experience with Java, Python, UNIX and shell script programming
  • Experience with various transformations, dynamic mappings and optimization of Informatica mappings, workflows for high volume data
  • Experience with a leading Hadoop distribution system such as EMR or Hortonworks or Cloudera (EMR is preferable)
  • Ability to debug issues by looking at appropriate logs and resolve them
  • Database skills in at least one major RDBMS (Oracle, SQL Server, DB2, Sybase, Teradata) and exposure to many
  • Understanding of data modeling, physical schema properties, triggers, and stored procedures
  • Experience with development of logical and physical database schemas, stored procedures, interfaces (in Java or XML), and extensions to customer solutions
  • Experience developing conceptual and physical solution architectures for solutions incorporating heterogeneous applications, technologies and platforms
  • Actively work alone or with a team to design, develop, test and provide support to solutions for projects
  • Professional data integration and warehousing experience, preferably with a large systems integration firm or for an enterprise software services arm
  • Experience designing and deploying in a Services Oriented Architecture and/or an Events Driven Architecture
  • Good understanding of Web services standards and REST via Informatica
  • Knowledge of Production Support & Documentation
  • A good working relationship with key technical teams
  • Agile Development
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Eager and willing to learn new technologies
What's in it for you?

This is a fast growing organisation with lots of career opportunities and the ability to earn an excellent package.
To learn more and have access to a more complete job description listing the full responsibilities, please apply by sending your CV via the big button below or contact Geraint for a confidential discussion on (03) 8637 7370.