Data Engineer x 3 (VPSG5)

Job posted: 15/09/2021
Applications close: 29/09/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Till 30 June 2023

Organisation: Department of Premier and Cabinet

Salary: $102,637 - $124,183

Occupation: Analyst

Reference: VG/1566808

Reference: VG/1566808

Occupation: Analyst

Salary Range: $102,637 - $124,183

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Premier and Cabinet has an exciting opportunity available for 3 x Data Engineers to join the Victorian Centre for Data Insights (VCDI).

VCDI has a whole-of-government role in leading the transformation of the VPS through data driven insights. It is helping to transform the way the Victorian Government uses data to inform policy making and service design on issues that cut across portfolios and are of whole-of-government significance.

As a Data Engineer, you will contribute technical guidance to the data engineering and analytics teams relating to technical practices and patterns.

You will be responsible for implementing acquisition, transformation, and distribution of data pipelines required for analytics and business intelligence.

This role sits at the centre of data, platform and reporting and analytics - leveraging the best use of data across government and the public service.

VCDI has an exciting vision to extend their current data and analytics IT solutions into an enduring platform that will combine cross-portfolio data and analytics to support WoVG government initiatives.

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • Experience in one or more domains of data modelling and data pipeline development
  • An understanding of the application of data engineering concepts and principles
  • An ability to translate requirements and features into buildable story definitions
  • Experience working within an agile team
  • Exxperience explaining technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders
  • Experience with technologies such as Python, Kubernetes, AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform

Working with us, you can make a difference not just in your career, but in the community where you work and live.

The closing date for this position is midnight Wednesday 29 September.

Please note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, working remotely arrangements are in place.

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

How to apply:

Apply before the advertised closing date, all applications should include:

  • a resume
  • a cover letter which addresses the key selection criteria (within three pages)

Other relevant information:

Preferred candidates will be required to complete a Pre-employment Declaration and Consent form. Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

DPC actively promotes diversity, inclusion and an equal opportunity workplace. We welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. All roles at DPC can be worked flexibly, however it may differ from role to role.

Data Engineer x 3 (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / Till 30 June 2023

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VCDI Team | data.insights@dpc.vic.gov.au

Data Engineer x 3 (VPSG5)