Senior Data Engineer

Senior Data Engineer – Icon Group
We’re looking for a Senior Data Engineer to join our Data & Analytics team to architect, develop and support data movement pipelines across our whole business and feed the group’s Enterprise Data Warehouse.
Why we think you might like this opportunity…
  • Feel valued. Join a 3000+ headcount private healthcare organisation that truly backs the insights of good data to inform strategy across people, process and technology.
  • Live flexibly. We think it’s cool that our HQ is in Brisbane, but you can be based anywhere and get your work done when and wherever suits you best.
  • Grow with us. When you grow this fast, you need professionals who understand your business from the inside. If you join Icon, you become very valuable to us, and we would love for you to develop and grow into elevated roles that help us succeed as we continue to expand in every way.
About the role:

Due to business growth, we’re looking to increase our Data and Analytics team with the addition of a permanent, full-time Senior Data Engineer.
The role exists to improve upon and design fit-for-purpose solutions to ingest datasets spanning the entirety of the Icon Group business, meeting requirements from self-service BI, operational reporting, core business KPIs, and a growing Data Science capability. The Senior Data Engineer will take the lead in developing solutions using the Azure data ecosystem and share knowledge across the team. The position will interface directly with end users across the business and will be required to translate emerging business requirements into robust technical solutions.

Key responsibilities:
  • Architects and implements solutions for ingestion, creation, and preparation of data sources across on-premises and cloud platforms
  • Develops and execute jobs to import data periodically from external sources
  • Works with DevOps and Platform Engineers to build and deploy automatic resource provisioning mechanisms for the purpose of standardising, streamlining the rapid provisioning of consistent, high-quality environments, configurations and code
  • Sets up streaming services to migrate data into analytics platforms
  • Engineer’s solutions across a variety of compute and storage platforms, including cloud (virtual machines, serverless, distributed processing stacks) and on-premises environments
  • Structures and provisions data to support modelling and data discovery, including filtering, tagging, joining, parsing and normalizing data
  • Works with Integration, Data Warehouse and Analytics Engineers to build highly optimized, resilient, scalable data pipelines
  • Delivers data sourcing approach and datasets for analysis with activities including data staging, ETL, data quality and archiving
  • Research innovative data engineering techniques and contributes to the development of leading practices surrounding data
  • Works with product delivery teams to provision data to support use cases
About you:
We are seeking a self-motivated individual who is able to effectively prioritise their workload and has high level problem-solving skills. You will have the ability to build strong working relationships with various stakeholders across the business and a demonstrated willingness to share your ideas with team members.

What we hope you bring:
  • Bachelors’ degree with a focus in Statistics, Computer Science, Data Science, Engineering or Mathematics
  • Experience in developing data ingestion solutions in the Azure ecosystem – Azure Data Factory, Synapse, Azure Data Lake Store, PowerBI tabular models
  • Experience in designing Data Warehouse data models
  • Experience in data profiling, source-target mappings, ETL development, SQL optimization, testing and implementation
  • Data engineering experience using Python, Java or similar languages desirable
  • Exposure to data analytics approaches for semi-structured data desirable
  • Experience of CI CD release management process and tools and sound knowledge of software engineering principles

Who are we?

Icon Group is Australia’s largest dedicated cancer care provider and has expanded globally into Singapore, Mainland China, Hong Kong and New Zealand. The Group is built on a strong but simple vision – to deliver the best care possible, to as many people as possible, as close to home as possible.

We bring together all aspects of quality cancer care, including medical oncology, radiation oncology, haematology, pharmacy and chemotherapy compounding to deliver a true end-to-end seamless service for cancer patients internationally.
Our future success depends on the quality and commitment of our team, so we are devoted to empowering our people to thrive in their career through personal and professional growth and development. If you are looking for a dynamic and rewarding role that supports our frontline team to make a difference in the lives of cancer patients globally, this is the opportunity for you!
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Icon Group celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace for all employees. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds.

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