Data Platform Engineer (9600)

Pinpoint Talent

New Long term contract opportunity supporting ASD, this is a exciting new role delivering ICT Software infra and services to host cyber capabilities.

  • Long Term contract plus extensions.
  • Must have experience in Elasticsearch (Elastic Stack or Open Distro).
  • Must hold an NV1 to apply.
We have a new contract for a Data Platform Engineer to deliver ICT software, infrastructure and services to host cyber security capabilities in support of the ASD’s cyber security mission. We are looking for candidates who have a strong background in Elasticsearch architecture, installation, optimisation and automation including demonstrated experience working within project delivery teams.

As a member of the cyber analytics data platform team, you will work proactively to enhance and configure highly scalable, resilient, and observable data analysis platforms considering ASD mission areas requirements and analytic maturity. You will ensure delivered capabilities meet ASD mission area requirements and industry best-practices for automating build deployment and change management using DevOps and CI/CD patterns.

Applicants should have exposure across several of the following technologies and disciplines, and be able to demonstrate how they used them to generate business value:
- Elasticsearch (Elastic Stack or Open Distro)
- Data streaming technologies (Kafka, NiFi, Spark)
- Software development (Python, Scala, Java)
- Automation services (CI/CD platforms, Ansible, Puppet, Chef)
- Operating systems (Linux)
  
The client has requested that candidates have NV1 Security Clearance.