Senior Data Engineer

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Senior Data Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Information Technology & Digital Services

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  • Salary:

    $135K + Super + Bonuses

  • Contact:

    Nathalie Mae Callueng

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02 8000 9476

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  • Published:

    21 days ago

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Are you an IT professional looking for a great career opportunity with an International Trading and Investment Organization?

Do you have the passion, talent and determination to work autonomously as part of a global team?

If this sounds like you and you're looking for a role where you'll love going to work every day, then hit the Apply Now button!

Title: Senior Data Engineer
Rate Range: $135,000 + super + bonus per annum
Duration: Perm
Location: Circular Quay, NSW (Temporary Work from home)

What you’ll do:

Develop and support SQL Database solutions to assist the business. This includes capturing and processing (into databases) critical business information as well as analysis of data to provide relevant Management Information Systems (MIS) to support business decisions.

  • Install, configure, patch, upgrade, manage and monitor databases and any related 3rd party software.
  • Administer MS SQL and PostgreSQL database services.
  • Support and use management tools for SQL Server, including SSMS, SSRS, SSIS
  • Maintain operational documentation for Database environments.
  • Provide 2nd/3rd level support as an escalation point in the support of the database environments
  • Provide advice to other teams within the Information Technology department on technical aspects of database products.
  • Assist in the design and implementation of enterprise database, enterprise monitoring and management products to ensure service availability. 
  • Assist in the design and implementation of Database Backup, High Availability and Disaster Recovery technologies
  • Advise and provide recommendations and solutions to the Principal Team Leader (Head of Technology) regarding future direction, technical support and issues resolution for Database related infrastructure and services.
  • Develop & enhance procedures and processes within the Database team to improve the level of service provided to clients.
  • Provide advice and guidance to software maintenance and project teams on data modelling and best practise use of database products.
Tech stack we work on:
  • MS SQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • influxDb
  • Visual Studio
  • SQL Server Data Tools
Must Haves:
  • Extensive Database Administration/Engineering experience supporting mission critical relational databases in both MS SQL and PostgreSQL (7+ years)
  • Extensive experience designing, writing and troubleshooting complex queries, stored procedures, functions, tables, and indexes.
  • Experience configuring and administering replication and high availability in both MS SQL and PostgreSQL
  • Experience of Integration Service (SSIS), Reporting service (SSRS).
  • Full systems lifecycle experience (from requirements to delivery) of database projects
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to document complex technical problems
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment, as well as independently with limited supervision as the team is co-located between Sydney and London
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline
Nice to haves:
  • Management preferably within the Financial Markets / Financial Services sector.
  • Knowledge of source control (Git / Perforce)
  • Experience working with time series databases (influx / kdb+ / timescale)
  • Knowledge of scripting languages and technologies (Bash / Python / C#)
  • Knowledge in Continuous Delivery / Continuous Integration.
  • Experience in cloud database technologies like Azure SQL is a plus.

Next Steps:

This is for an immediate start so do not delay.
APPLY now below, or contact below for further information.

Nathalie Mae Callueng
Recruitment Consultant

Phone: 0280009476
Ext: 1010
1.15, 98 Gloucester Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000

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