Health Information Application Data Engineer (VPSG5)

Job posted: 30/09/2020
Applications close: 01/11/2020 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Until 30 June 2021

Organisation: Department of Justice and Community Safety

Salary: $98,396 - $119,052

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: VG/YJ1521

Reference: VG/YJ1521

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Salary Range: $98,396 - $119,052

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

At the Department of Justice and Community Safety, we’re looking for people who want to make a difference. People who take pride in their work. People who get things done. People who are committed to making Victoria a safer place.

We embrace diversity and strive to have a workforce that reflects the community we serve. We’re all about recruiting the best people, regardless of gender, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation or cultural background. If you think you can do the job and would be a good fit for our department, we’d love to hear from you.

The department is committed to the safety and wellbeing of young people and recognises that young peoples’ rights need to be respected, their views welcomed and valued, and their concerns taken seriously and acted upon.

If you require adjustments to the recruitment and selection process, or require an alternative format to any of the application material, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with the contact person listed on this ad.

For more information on working with us and our recruitment process, please visit justice.vic.gov.au/careers

We’re proud of the important work we do across Victoria. Want to be part of it?

  • Utilise your data analysis skills in this highly specialised role within Justice Health
  • Fixed term – full time position until 30 June 2021
  • VPS Grade 5 ($99,872 - $120,838 plus superannuation)

About us

Justice Health is a business unit within the Department of Justice & Community Safety responsible for the delivery of health services to persons currently serving in Victorian prisons and Youth Justice precincts. In Victoria, health services in both adult prisons and youth justice precincts are contracted to health service providers and Justice Health manages the service delivery provided by those health service providers.

Justice Health is also responsible for facilitating an integrated approach to health service planning and service delivery, leading health prevention and promotion activities, and facilitating the release of health information to community health care providers, legal representatives and individuals.

About the role

The Health Information Applications Data Engineer is responsible for undertaking analysis of both health and non-health data sets, and using this to inform and allow for the development of pipelines to undertake Extract Transform Load (ETL) activities to successfully transform and transport data into the Justice Health Data Warehouse Platform for use in a variety of reports.

Key accountabilities:

  • working with the Health Information Systems Support team and the Project teams to identify sources of information for configuration items and service related data and what can be captured and data feeds to be recorded for each item
  • providing expertise in the development of the database technologies managed by Health Information Systems Support
  • developing policies, processes, guidelines, products and tools for database services
  • working collaboratively with team members and other stakeholders in identifying appropriate configuration management strategies and plans to ensure Justice Health application products meets business requirements.

About you

In addition, as our ideal candidate you will have:

  • demonstrated experience with clinical health information systems
  • experience in the development and analysis of ETL's using Talend/SSIS
  • experience with visualisation and data presentation tools (Tableau/Power BI)
  • previous experience in database design (logical/physical) and data mining; and including database concepts.

A relevant database certification (MSSQL) is essential and ICT tertiary qualifications would be highly regarded.

How to apply

Please click the Apply button on this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include national police checks and misconduct screening.

Health Information Application Data Engineer (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / Until 30 June 2021

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Scott Duncan on 0401 024 682 | scott.duncan@justice.vic.gov.au

Health Information Application Data Engineer (VPSG5)