Power BI Specialist

MTP Services

Exciting opportunity for Power BI Specialists to join a leading Federal Government Department!

  • Immediate start
  • Australian citizenship - Baseline preferred
  • Opportunity to work on multiple data action projects
MTP Services provides IT Contracting and Professional Services to the Canberra Market. Join a talented team and work in a culture that fosters an inclusive and flexible work environment, offering opportunities to grow and contribute to the company.

This role does require the successful applicant to be an Australian Citizen and have an active Baseline security clearance.


We are seeking an experienced Power BI Specialist to provide applied data analytics and business intelligence to the implementation of high priority Data Action Projects as part of cross-functional and multi-disciplinary project teams; contribute to the delivery of high quality data and analytics outputs that make the best use of our client's data, analytics tools and platforms; and contribute to initiatives that build data culture across the Department.

As a Power BI Specialist, the occupant of this position is expected to:
  • provide data and analytics services including connecting data sources, importing and transforming data, and translating data into informative visuals and reports using Power BI
  • develop a range of high quality business intelligence outputs including visual and dynamic reports and dashboards using Power BI
  • provide data stewardship through extraction, manipulation, cleaning, testing, reporting and visualisation of data, and manage data assets in line with relevant legislation, policies, standards and best practice
  • collaborate with ICT and other internal stakeholders to produce timely, relevant, and reliable business intelligence that is fit-for-purpose to inform the Department's performance reporting and regulatory decision making
  • create and turnover technical documentation, deliver training and support the continual improvement of data analytics services and reporting to the Department and broader stakeholders.

Technical skills and knowledge:
  • Tertiary qualifications in a quantitative discipline (e.g. Business, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Economics or other technical field) and extensive relevant experience in data science and/or data analysis; or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training.
  • Proven track record in leading Power BI design and development with an ability to build out demonstration scenarios and prototypes of dynamic reports and dashboards that drill down multiple levels using a range of data inputs.
  • Solid experience in developing and integrating connections between disparate data sources (structured and unstructured) to Power BI solutions.
  • Experience in designing and conducting advanced statistical analyses using small and large datasets to identify trends, patterns and issues.

Desirable Skills & Experience:
  • Experience working with a cloud-based environment such as Microsoft Azure.
  • Experience delivering projects using traditional/waterfall and agile methodologies

Application Requirements
  • CV
  • Suitability Statement highlighting relevant experience

If this sounds like the role for you - PLEASE APPLY NOW!

For further information regarding this role and other opportunities feel free to contact Sonali via sonali.chhabra@mtpservices.com.au

Applications will close by Thursday, 12:00 PM on 17th Sept 2020