Data Engineer

ERM Power Limited.

Opportunity for passionate, self-motivated person to join our team.

  • Work on exciting technologies in a DevOps environment
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Career training, development and informal mentoring
About the Role

The Data Engineer contributes to the development and improvement of data acquisition, usage and distribution through developing data pipelines, and applying data governance and data visualisation techniques, whilst working alongside various teams.

In order to expand and capitalise on these data opportunities within ERM the Data Engineer will operationalise data pipelines and data products in scalable cloud environments.
  • Work as part of a team of data engineers, specialists and software engineers to streamline and automate the management & control of data for analytical processes;
  • Proactively develop and improve the data engineering capability;
  • Build the infrastructure required to support data pipelines across a wide variety of data sources using Python and AWS ‘big data’ technologies;
  • SQL knowledge preferred;
  • Work with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs;
  • Develop a strong understanding of strategic business initiatives and apply your expertise in Data Engineering for translating new requirements into scalable and sustainable data solutions;
  • Provide subject matter expertise with data management technologies to constantly challenge and improve the solutions by adding new capabilities, enhancing performance or improving robustness and solution availability;
  • Own the designs and implementations of data pipelines, data catalogues, data models and data controls, and advise on good practices for operating at scale;
  • Responsible for operationally supporting data management tools and data solutions;
  • Ensure flawless execution and timely delivery of all work;
  • Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements;
  • Work with data scientists to strive for greater functionality in our data systems.
We'd love to hear from you if:

You are a passionate self-motivated individual who enjoys working in a high performing culture, ideally with prior experience in a similar role along with the following:
  • Experiences in data architecture, data integration and data manipulation at scale.;
  • You are comfortable being responsible for continuous deployment, operation, and monitoring of your data solutions and their infrastructure;
  • Hands-on, proficient experience with programming in Python and; working with business intelligence and visualisation tools (e.g. Tableau, Power BI);
  • Strong technical proficiency in SQL, NoSQL and experience working with queues & event streams;
  • Strong experience with Windows, Linux, Unix environments and with a variety of database technologies;
  • Knowledge of complexities and challenges with ETL/ELT solutions and data flow processes;
  • Experience within the AWS Cloud environment with data services such as AWS S3, AWS EC2, AWS Kinesis, AWS Glue, AWS Athena and products such as Snowflake and Matillion;
  • Practical experience building data pipelines and implementing data controls for Business and IT operations and solutions that integrate with digital products and operate within a hybrid Cloud environment;
  • Ability to present and communicate complex technical issues to a variety of audiences including senior management;
  • Developed business acumen along with a curiosity of the bigger picture, and how your work contributes to it;
  • Degree in computer science or related discipline.
What sets us apart from the rest?

At ERM Power we really value our culture and the way we work together to get stuff done. ERM has strong employee engagement consistent with global high performing norms because people love to work here – and we're proud of that! The work environment is Agile and fast-paced, with a strong emphasis on outcomes.
  • Fantastic Incentive Scheme, Income Protection Insurance, Purchase additional annual leave and more!
  • Ability to innovate in a company that not only encourages it but will facilitate it
  • A flexible, supportive and productive working environment.
How to Apply

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At ERM Power, we are an equal opportunity employer and recognise the value in having a diverse workforce. We strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Should you wish to have a conversation about what makes ERM Power a great place to work or for more information about this opportunity, please schedule a call with Nicole Szelag, Human Resources Administrator here:

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