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Our expertise in Data & Analytics.

Recent advances in computing power, internet usage and cloud, has created an abundance of data, with 90 percent of all data in existence being created in just the last two years.

As a result, demand for data and analytics specialists in areas such as Big Data, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, and Robotic Process Automation has surged – with companies seeking experienced data experts to help them create a competitive edge.

At TheDriveGroup, we specialise in the recruitment of high calibre Data and Analytics professionals – matching them based on their technical and personal skills to the right organisation.

We are the experts in Data Recruitment.

With over 10 years’ experience, we have built a strong network of candidates and clients and gained a deep understanding of the technicalities in recruiting in the data and analytics space.

Our unique ability to source talent quickly from a pool of highly skilled data specialists, is why businesses continually partner with us for roles such as:

  • Data Engineer / Architect

  • Data Analyst

  • Solution Architect

  • Data Scientist

  • Head of Analytics

  • AI & Machine Learning

  • Business Intelligence (BI) Developers

  • Data Warehousing Specialist

  • Data Visualisation

  • Robotics Engineer

Looking to hire a data expert?

Through our specialised tech recruitment services that leverage the most innovative recruitment platform, and a pipeline of vetted, engaged and highly experienced candidates, we can take the hassle and time out of finding your next data specialist.

Talk to us today to see how we can help.

Looking for your next Data & Analytics job?

We partner with leading brands in emerging and fast growth markets to help them find and attract the best talent. If you are a data expert looking for your next challenge in a company that shares your values- we can help you find them.

Search our available opportunities now or Register with us now and we’ll be in touch to discuss what exciting opportunities we may have for you.

Meet our Data & Analytics team


  • John Ross

    John Ross

    Director - Data & Technology
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  • Andrew de Roos

    Andrew de Roos

    Recruitment Consultant - Data & Analytics
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Jobs in Data & Analytics

  • Senior Data Scientist

    Senior Data Scientist / Data Analyst This is an amazing opportunity to join an Australian owned Software Engineering company with a global reach that builds cutting-edge big data products for companies for analytics and consumer insights.  You will be joining a passionate team of high-performance big data engineers, data scientists, product managers, and software engineers giving you the opportunity to develop your skills and have exposure to multiple technologies and methodologies helping you become an expert in your area. As Data Scientist, you will have the opportunity to work alongside the Software Engineer team and provide valuable insights during the process. You will be dealing with large Datasets on a regular basis, meaning you will need to have experience with some leading Big Data technologies (Scala being one of the leading technologies that we work with). You will also work with Spark and Redshift, and we want you to be adaptable to learning new technologies that will be implemented in the future through our technical roadmap. The role will also involve working with our NoSQL Databases (MongoDB), as you will be working with Petabyte datasets. You will also have the opportunity to visit clients sites and gain valuable insights into the whole process of the development of new products getting and end to end picture. The visits will involve engaging the clients wants and needs, and they will set deliverables for the projects they want completed. Other visits will involve updates, issues and successes of the project(s) you are working on. Key Skills Required   Commercial experience as Data Scientist  Experience with Machine Learning  Big Data - Scala (preferred), Spark, Kafka, Redshift Experience with R, Python or Scala is Desirable   Strong Business Awareness Positive Approach Extremely passionate about solving problem Experience writing Algorithms Deep Learning Stakeholder Engagement Strong Communication skills IT'S NICE TO HAVE Statistical Analysis Master's or PhD in relevant subjects Culture & Benefits: Opportunity to develop a career in Data Science Real Career Progression & Certifications Exposure to senior stakeholders at all levels of the business This is an amazing opportunity for an aspiring Junior Data Scientist to join a team who are working on high profile projects with the latest technology. You will have constant training and development as you progress through the ranks to becoming a Senior Data Scientist. This is an immediate need and they offer a quick interview process. If you have any questions, or for more information, please contact Andrew de Roos at
  • Data Platform lead/Product Owner

    Data Platform Lead / Data Platform Owner / Data Product Owner / Data Engineering Lead / Senior Data Analyst / Technical Business Analyst    We are excited to be exclusively partnering with one Australia’s most exciting FinTech’s who are looking to grow their data practice. Having just built a brand-new engineering team, you will own the interactions between the Business, and both the Analytics and Pipelines team to ensure a strong Data Strategy is delivered.    The role would really suit Product Owners, Product Leads or Engineering leads within the data space where you will be working with cross-functional teams ensuring the BI & Analytics Team & and the brand-new Data Pipelines team have seamless direction and deliverables with the Business.    As the Data Platform Lead, you will drive both team’s engineering practices throughout the SLDC. You will have a strong understanding of engineering concepts, CI/CD and be comfortable engaging with varying levels of stakeholders.    What You’ll Do: You will be focused on facilitating change within Data and building strong relationships with the Stakeholders who you’ll impact You’ll be translating the business’ data needs into user stories and tech requirements, as well as ensuring requirements are validated and meaningful to both the business and the data teams Ensuring that you are across the organisation’s data trends, policies and practises You will be instrumental in growing the innovative culture within Data and promoting cross-collaboration through a strong focus on Agile methodologies   Who You Are: 2 + years in a Data Platform Owner, Data Product Owner, Senior Data Analyst or Senior Tech BA A technical background, ideally within Data Engineering Strong requirement gathering and analysis, and problem-solving skills Strong knowledge of data analysis, mapping, modelling and migration Experience within ETL and CI/CD deployment pipelines Up to date with data methodologies including Snowflake, Kimball and related    Our client is conducting interviews immediately, so if you wish to be considered, please apply now or reach out to for more information and a detailed description.    Follow Us On LinkedIn: For The Latest Tech News, New Jobs & Our $1000 'Introduce A Friend' Referral Fee
  • Data Scientist

    We are excited to be partnering with one of Australis largest start-ups who are looking to build out their data practice. You will be joining at an exciting time and will be able to work across a number of greenfield projects and help shape the direction of the business as they continue to scale.    As a Data Scientist, you bring your expertise and knowledge of a variety of technology, best practise and agile methodology, to build market-leading customer personalisation platforms. Your role will be collaborative, interacting with other technical squads and business-facing stakeholders in order to deliver technical solutions.    Who You’re Joining:    You’ll be joining the growing Data practise of one of Australia’s largest and well-funded start-ups. In the market, they are in a unique position of already having an established revenue stream, continual investment and huge amounts of data, from varying sources and segments of the industry. You’ll be joining a team that is dedicated to the customer and you’ll be instrumental in the continued growth of this capability. The team is aspiring to be the market leader in personalisation, and you will help realise this vision.    What You’ll Do:    You will be working end-to-end to deliver Data Science solutions, everything from initial project scoping, testing and optimising. You will be documenting all development and enhancing the product library You’ll be presenting the team’s findings, and any new recommendations to a variety of stakeholders throughout the business    Who You Are:    You have a Masters’ or above in Data Science or a related field You’re experienced in Data Science or Machine Learning You are technically proficient in visualisation, Python (PySpark) and Machine Learning in GCP You can translate analytics to insights and recommendations You enjoy coaching other teams on the value and applications of your models    Our client is conducting interviews immediately, so if you wish to be considered, please apply now or reach out to for more information and a detailed description.    Follow Us On LinkedIn: For The Latest Tech News, New Jobs & Our $1000 'Introduce A Friend' Referral Fee
  • Big Data Squad Lead

    Contract opportunity for a Data Lead to gain more Lead experience, or a Senior Engineer to step up into their first Lead position    We are seeking an experienced Big Data professional to lead a small engineering team on a 6-month rolling contract.    As the Big Data Lead, you will manage the end-to-end delivery of the Big Data team. You will be responsible for design, engineering, stakeholder engagement and managing the daily scrum activities.    What You’ll Do You will design and develop Big Data solutions that can be easily scaled You will have a strong focus on stakeholders and the requirement gathering process You’ll be able to mentor junior developers, and help them overcome challenges faced in their roles You will be able to collaborate closely with other technical teams You will thrive in running stand ups and other agile related activities    Who You Are: Tertiary degree in IT, Science or a related field Strong experience (3+ years) across Hadoop, Spark and Hive A passion for agile Strong experience with CI/CD tools and processes    Our client is conducting interviews immediately, so if you wish to be considered, please apply now or reach out to for more information and a detailed description.    Follow Us On LinkedIn: For The Latest Tech News, New Jobs & Our $1000 'Introduce A Friend' Referral Fee
  • Database Administrator - Azure

    Permanent Database Administrator and Engineer in a prominent Australian Lending Institution.    We are seeking an experienced DBA to work with our client, an iconic and prominent Australian Mortgage lending institution in Sydney.    You will join a key Applications team and use your experience to provide ongoing support for various data management platforms, as well as providing general data support for various business-critical applications and systems.    What You’ll Do: You will provide both 2nd and 3rd level DBA support to multiple applications, as well as engaging with vendors to resolve critical issues. You’ll be designing, enhancing and supporting data flow and management for a large application portfolio. Continually improve on internal data process and systems, and use your SME knowledge to identify and resolve root-cause problems. You will be engaging vendors from both a technical and commercial perspective to provide application services, support and consulting. You’ll be designing and implementing controls aimed at managing technical and operational risk.    Who You Are: Tertiary education in IT or equivalent 5+ years’ experience in Database management or Application support. Experience designing and configuring SQL databases Strong experience and knowledge across TSQL, MySQL, PowerShell, C# and .Net Configuring and tuning database environments hosted in AWS or Azure, and on-prem Knowledge of Azure Automation Functions, Azure Data Factory, SSIS, SSRS, Power BI and Azure Analysis Services Experience supporting Microsoft and LAMP applications, as well as CI/CD process Strong knowledge and practical experience with the ITIL process framework Our client is conducting interviews immediately, so if you wish to be considered, please apply now or reach out to for more information and a detailed description.    Follow Us On LinkedIn: For The Latest Tech News, New Jobs & Our $1000 'Introduce A Friend' Referral Fee