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Data Engineer

Contract type: Contract
Industry: Data & Analytics
Reference: Laura Nailard NZ 1

Job description

  • 3 month contract initially
  • 110- 130 per per hour (depending on level of experience) 
  • Must be based in NZ (with full work rights)


  • Hybrid working 1- 2 days in the office (if based in Auckland or Wellington)
  • Initial 3 month contracts (extensions beyond this)
  • Opportunity to develop with new technology and career progression

What aspects of this job will improve your life?

You will be working in the data engineering team on large sets of data. This project will require data transformation and building data pipelines. Not only will this significantly improve your career profile within the data engineering space but it will also offer you the ability to take these skills back to the data market in the future. Perhaps more importantly, the high visibility internally will offer you a high level of empowerment & self-actualisation.

About the role

You will work closely with the Auckland and Wellington based data engineering team .The end goal of this position is to deliver exceptional data pipelining and data transformation on a regulatory project and help the business get more value from their customer data.

  • Building data pipelines in a multi cloud environment
  • Ingesting large sets of data with big data tools
  • Work with other data engineers
  • Deliver a data solution for the business

What is required

  • Must have data engineering experience for at least 5 plus years experience as a senior & at least 3 years as a mid-level
  • Must have used AWS or Azure for data pipelining
  • Must have Python, Scala or Kafka experience
  • Desirable to have experience with Snowflake or Databricks for data transformation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Commercial experience required

Company & culture

  • Australian based & owned company
  • Already established data & technology team
  • Collaborative environment

If you are interested in this position please apply here or contact Laura Nailard at TheDriveGroup to organise a time to speak
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