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News Corp Australia Data Engineer in Surry Hills NSW 2010, Australia

Data Engineer Surry Hills NSW 2010, Australia

  • Collaborative environment

  • Career growth and development

  • Opportunity to innovate, challenge the norm and pioneer the way forward

Data Engineer

Surry Hill, Sydney

The Role

This role will work within the data platform team and be responsible for developing platform functionality to support the wider business requirements. Working closely with the Platform Manager they will take ownership of the development of well architected, secure & tested code that complies with NewsCorp development standards.

  • Development of Data Analysis tools

  • Analytics reporting and real-time analysis systems across the News network portfolio

  • Work closely with Agile development teams to create big data products

  • Hands-on approach with a mix of design, coding, infrastructure set-up and maintenance

Who you are

  • Proven career history in Data science & engineering

  • Extensive knowledge in Python and Scala/Java

  • Experience using and maintaining AWS environments for data analysis.

  • Experience with Spark and/or clustered technologies

  • Strong experience in SQL and NOSQL databases

  • Ability to identify tasks which require automation and automate them

  • Experience in version control systems (GIT)

  • Ability to solve problems quickly and completely

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Very enthusiastic and self-motivated – a team player

  • Tertiary qualification in Computer Science or relevant experience

What’s in it for you?

  • Lucrative salary

  • Collaborative environment

  • Opportunity to innovate, challenge the norm and pioneer the way forward

  • Variety of work where no two days are the same

  • Exposure to global operations and networks

  • Make a difference as part of Australia’s most influential media organisation

Who are we?

In an evolving media industry our brands continue to drive the story and influence the agenda - 7.4 million Australians read one of our national, metro or regional paid daily titles a week. We are proud to be the greatest storytellers in Australia. Our products are innovative and dynamic, constantly adapting to new challenges and pioneering the way forward to lead the market.

Where do I sign?

Apply now or for more information on careers at News Corp Australia visit

Type: Permanent

Category: Digital

Reference ID: AU1234DF000580

Date Posted: 15/04/2019

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