Data Engineer

Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Technology
Reference: 1163664
Posted: 22 days ago
About the role:

Troocoo has partnered with a well known Government Agency to assist in finding a skilled Data Engineer to join their Strategy, Innovation & Insights division.

As part of the Research and Analytics team, the successful Data Engineer will be responsible for:
  • Designing, implementing, optimising and managing data ingestion on cloud platforms(e.g. Azure) with an emphasis on security and reliability. This includes data migration from existing systems.
  • Developing, implementing and managing security features in data warehouses in accordance with Data Governance Frameworks and/or policies.
  • Managing data infrastructure in a CI/CD (Continuous Integration/Continuous Development) pipeline with appropriate controls and documentation.
  • Building and sustaining multiple ingestion pipelines with ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) tools as per defined business and user requirements with an emphasis on quality.
  • Leading the ingestion of data from a range of different systems and databases into the data warehouse (e.g. Microsoft Access, SQL Server, Oracle, SAP)
  • Assisting with the planning and coordination of ICT integration testing and verification activities (e.g. User Acceptance Testing (UAT)) and providing support to business stakeholders to achieve successful UAT outcomes.
What you will need:
  • • At least five (5) years demonstrated experience in data engineering, with a focus on analytics in the context of a large scale, complex business change program/project. Public sector experience is desired but not essential.
  • Demonstrated track record of manipulating, processing, and extracting value from large, decoupled datasets, with attention to detail in data quality, wrangling and validation.
  • Required technical skills:
    • Extensive experience in setup, migration and management of Data Warehouses in the Cloud (e.g. Azure).
    • Advanced skillsin Microsoft Azure Data Factory, Microsoft SQL and Python scripting.
    • Data mart setup based on use cases
    • Advanced skill in NoSQL (desirable)
    • Power BI report creation and secure sharing.
If this sounds like something that you are interested in and suited to, we can't wait to hear from you! Please contact Charlotte at for further information.