Data Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Sydney

About the job

Kapital are working with a Global FinTech Vendor in Sydney to recruit a Data Solutions consultant on a permanent basis. The role would be working in a broad Data Engineering, Data Solutions and Delivery role across a number of clients across APAC. While this role will be based in Sydney initially, there is potential for the role to be done anywhere in Australia, however due to current restrictions, you will be required to be able to attend the office in Sydney on a weekly basis. This role will offer strong growth opportunities to anyone looking to work on a global scale with potential leadership opportunities available.

About the Role:  

We are looking for a consultative focused Data Solutions Engineer to join a Global Technology Vendor on a permanent basis. The role will be working with internal and external clients across domains such as Financial Crime to build solutions using Data Science and AI technology. Technically you will be required to understand Data Engineering to build data pipelines using Python to integrate between client and internal systems. To be suited to this role you will have a background in Data Engineering, strong knowledge of Python with ability to work closely with clients in a consultative manner to build solutions.

Skills we’re looking for:

  • Abilities to work across the entire data lifecycle from requirements gathering, solutions designing, engineering and implementation
  • Strong knowledge of Python – ideally 3+ years commercial use (mandatory)
  • Prior Experience as a Data Engineer (Mandatory)
  • Excellent Communication and Stakeholder Engagement Skills
  • Knowledge of SQL advantageous
  • Experience in Financial Services in particular areas of Financial Crime such as Know Your Customer and Anti-Money Laundering advantageous
  • Knowledge of data privacy and data governance
  • Agile mindset able to work in a CI/CD model
  • Background working with RESTful API’s with JSON
  • Experience working with data analysis, data wrangling and data cleansing
  • Knowledge of tools such as Docker and Kubernetes useful
  • Strong background knowledge with ELT/ETL tools such as Informatica and Talend

If this role is of interest please send your CV to under the title Data Solutions Designer.  Please note only successful applicants will be contacted

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