Data Engineer

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria Salary: AU$120000 - AU$131000 per annum
Sector: IT Type: Permanent

Progressive IT have an exciting opportunity for a talented Data Engineer to join a leading financial organisation in Melbourne CBD. In this role, you will playing an integral part within a small team to build out a cloud native platform from the ground up.

  • Data Engineer
  • Permanent Opportunity
  • Melbourne CBD
  • $120,000 - $130,000 base + super

About the Role

The successful candidate will play an integral part in building out a cloud native platform from the ground up. This role will be ideal for someone with C# and Python coding skills, who is passionate about AWS and automation. You will be creating a platform from which the business as a whole can utilise, improve and evolve.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and create an operating scalable data infrastructure
  • Deliver data platform infrastructure tooling and reporting on a regular basis
  • Conduct needs analysis of customer experience teams and delivering valued data models
  • Enable better testing and development workflows
  • Support the creation of data products that promote customer self-serve
  • Liaise closely engineering to collect high quality disparate data

Essential requirements:

  • 5+ years in Data Engineer role or similar
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Development experience with C#, Java or Python
  • CI/CD experience on a cloud native platform (S3, Kinesis, etc.)
  • Solid understanding of databases and SQL
  • Experience automating ingestion of data
  • Understanding of modern code driven data engineering frameworks like Airflow
  • Familiarity with testing data pipelines


  • Health and well being
  • Family welfare
  • Monthly social activities

To learn more, please contact Adam Wilkinson for a confidential discussion on 02 9285 1007 and click APPLY!

PLEASE NOTE: You must have full working rights in Australia to apply for this position***

To find out more about Progressive Recruitment please visit our website.

Award Winner for:

Best Medium Recruitment Company of the Year by Recruitment International 2018

Training & Development Initiative of the Year by Recruitment International 2018