Azure Data Engineer (VPSG6.2)

Job posted: 23/06/2022
Applications close: 24/07/2022 (Midnight)
20 days remaining

20 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Victorian Building Authority

Salary: $149,025 - $170,579

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: VG/1606_22_2

Reference: VG/1606_22_2

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Salary Range: $149,025 - $170,579

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

A rare permanent opportunity for an experience Data Engineer to join our Building Systems Transformation team. A generous salary up to $170,579 is available (relative to industry experience)

We are looking for a Data Engineer to join our Building System Transformation team. This is a key technical role within the team that will be tasked with building confidence in, and driving the future of, the digital landscape across the organisation.

The primary responsibility of the Azure Data Engineer is to continue to build, expand and maintain the existing Azure data platform. The Azure Data Engineer will work with structured and unstructured data and has a good understanding of Azure Data Factory, Data Lake and DevOps.

The VBA is currently progressing a Business Systems Transformation program. As a result, the Azure Data Engineer will be tasked with expanding the development of the existing Azure Data Analytics Platform (DAP) as the delivery of the BST systems roadmap transitions the architecture from the current state to the future state.

 The candidate will lead and own the existing Azure data platform in consultation with the Chief Data Officer and other members of the Data Office team.

To be successful in this position you will have:

  • Minimum 3 years experience in a similar role utilising the Microsoft Azure platform or toolset.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in the design and development of data warehouse or business intelligence solutions.
  • Experience with Data Modelling (Data Structures, SQL, Data Analytics, EDM)
  • Solid understanding and application of data engineering best practices and refactoring methods.

The Victorian Building Authority embraces a diverse and inclusive culture who work together for the benefit of all Victorians. Our recruitment is best practice and free from bias, we recruit based on merit and equity regardless of age, disability, religion, gender, sexual orientation or cultural background.

We have an amazing employee engagement program, remote working setup, health and well-being and learning and development programs to ensure our people are fit for work and inspired to be the best they can. We are always looking for talented new people to join us with a broad range of skills and experience who are curious, keen to learn and enjoy serving the community they live in, so if this sounds like a place you'd like to work and you think you have what it takes, we‘d love to hear from you and encourage you to apply now!

What you can expect

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • A challenging and exciting role within a supportive team.
  • The opportunity to use your skills and knowledge within a dynamic and forward thinking organisation.
  • A competitive salary plus 10% superannuation
  • Annual agility allowance on top of base salary.

How to Apply

We require you to upload:

  • A detailed copy of your resume
  • A cover letter outlining your relevant experience and how it aligns to the role  
  • Any other quals or licence if applicable

Please note:

  • It is an essential element of any role within the VBA that employees be able to attend work onsite and to do so safely, employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of their employment.  
  • Candidates deemed suitable from a selection process may be considered for identical or similar vacancies within 6 months.
Azure Data Engineer (VPSG6.2)

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Shannon King | recruit@vba.vic.gov.au

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Azure Data Engineer (VPSG6.2)