Data Engineer | Burwood East

Data Engineer

Posted on 06-Jan-2022
Application Close Date: 05-Feb-2022
Burwood East
Position Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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About ESTA

ESTA is the critical link between the Victorian community and the state's emergency services agencies and it partners with the agencies to improve service delivery to the community. It provides Victoria's 24-hour emergency call-taking and dispatch services for police, fire, ambulance and VICSES and manages the provision of advanced, operational communications for police, ambulance, fire services and the SES.  Its vision is to be a high-performing team trusted by the community and our partners to deliver the right emergency response. And its central goal is to save lives and prevent harm through speed and accuracy in emergency operations.


ESTA is focused on building an inclusive culture that will contribute to our ongoing sustainability and success. We are accelerating our commitment to achieving gender equity, including equitable employment opportunities and outcomes for women in leadership and women aspiring to leadership


About the role

The Data Engineer is required to provide technical expertise across data platforms and support project delivery and new technology implementations. Reporting into the Manager, Information & Reporting the Data Engineer will be the lead in managing, optimizing, overseeing, and monitoring data retrieval, storage, and distribution.


Key accountabilities will include:

  • Develop and implement data solutions which ingest, integrate, and make data available in cloud-based technologies
  • Working with the internal teams to deliver technical capability, strategic thinking and know-how to help to deliver critical projects on the data roadmap
  • Drive data implementation tasks that include provisioning data storage services, ingesting streaming and batch data, transforming data, implementing security requirements, implementing data retention policies, identifying performance bottlenecks, and accessing external data sources
  • Collaborate with the ESTA management and various stakeholders to understand their requirements and assist in identify their challenges with data that can be addressed using various analytical techniques
  • Accountable for the operations and management of data environments supporting all aspects of information reporting (both cloud and on-premises).
  • Supporting the production environments and associated infrastructure, including storage, virtual, physical and cloud machines.


About you

To be considered for this fantastic opportunity, you will have:

  • Extensive experience in Data Engineering within a mid to large, complex organisation
  • Proven experience in developing technical solutions and integration of disparate data sources and systems to provide seamless integration of operational datasets and systems
  • Demonstrated extensive experience in developing extract-transform-load (ETL) processes using Microsoft tools including SSIS and T-SQL.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of cloud development (Azure preferred), multi-dimensional database structures and Data warehouse concepts.
  • Experience in building integrated data analytics platform
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, with ability to break down complex concepts to all levels of the business.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a wide range of stakeholders


What we can offer you

  • A job that's challenging and exciting
  • An opportunity to develop and grow within a high performing team
  • A role that makes a vital contribution to the Victorian community through a high-performance workforce
  • Belong to a connected and highly supportive team
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Flexible working arrangements to work around our business needs and your lifestyle


How to Apply

Applicants should prepare a statement outlining their expression of interest.   This statement should outline why you are interested in the role as well as addressing the selection criteria outlined in the position description.


Click the 'apply' button to be taken to ESTA's online application portal.  

Applications will close at midnight on 05 February 2021.

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