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Senior Data Engineer Consultant

Apply now Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: VIC - Metro
Categories: Corporate Services

Our Data Science team partners closely with business stakeholders to solve problems using advanced analytical techniques including statistical analysis and machine learning. They produce analytical solutions (models, visualisations, findings) and other interventions that improve decision making and business performance.

What it’s like to work here:

For you, it means you'll do great work, learn from the best and develop a career within a robust and well-invested but empowering and creative environment. We all work hard – we're working on major challenges, after all – but we also recognise that you have a life outside of the office, so we provide flexible conditions that enable you to grow whilst enjoying genuine work-life balance.


What does the role involve?

Reporting to the Data Engineering Manager, you’ll work closely with internal teams to deliver data engineering solutions that enable data-driven insights for customers and commercial outcomes. In addition to this, the role is responsible for the smooth running of machine learning pipelines including automated testing and monitoring with a view to continual improvement of deployed models. Minor improvements and maintenance of the engineering platform to ensure the collection, management and smooth flow of quality and secure information will also be required.

You’ll also have the responsibility to -

  • Understand and drive execution of the Data Science & Data Commercialisation strategy, aligned to our Enterprise Strategy
  • Provide a regular contribution to technology innovation in the data science and data engineering domain to business and team members
  • Execute and refine a robust Machine Learning Operations pipeline to ensure models are responsive to changes and trends in the data
  • Identify and streamline legacy processes through automation and re-engineering
  • Provide technical expertise to Data Ops and Data Commercialisation teams
  • Be active participation in deployment and implementation activities for data engineering solutions, working closely with data operations to ensure a smooth transition of projects to BAU


What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related IT qualification
  • Experienced in Python and scripting languages and pipeline automation tools such as Airflow
  • An understanding of Java and/or Django is desirable but not compulsory
  • Experience with Terraform and working knowledge of Linux systems.
  • Experience with database administration including permission management as well as writing SQL
  • Experience with GCP services (GKE is highly desirable)
  • Understands Agile methodology and intermediate understanding of software development principles
  • Fluent in data manipulation and analysis through the use of enterprise tools including Tableau and ETL software


Benefits & Culture:

We believe a diverse and inclusive workplace brings out the best in our people. We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, cultures, and disabilities. A career at Australia Post Group can lead down many paths and we are passionate about offering a supportive, inclusive culture, competitive compensation and flexible working conditions that enable you to develop whilst enjoying genuine work-life balance.


To register your interest with our passionate careers team, please click 'Apply Now' and please remember to upload your details and your most recent resume. #LI

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