Senior Data Engineer

Are you an experience Data Engineer looking for your next challenge? This is an opportunity to work with our talented team with the latest tech

Got drive? You’ll fit right in.

In 1997 we tried something new - we've been doing it ever since. From humble start-up beginnings, today we're an ASX top 100 with world-class technology and advertising solutions. Not only are we the largest online automotive, motorcycle and marine classifieds business in Australia, we're growing across Latin America and Asia.

The role

We’re on the hunt for an experienced Data Engineer to join our Global Services and Operations team. You’ll work on building an enterprise big data platform, while also working across a variety of platforms and driving engineering best practices and knowledge sharing.

What you’ll do

  • Support our upcoming projects, such as building the cloud based Data Platforms using big data technologies.  
  • Design and implement data models for reporting.
  • Work to optimize and improve the data platform architecture.
  • Work with range of teams to drive measurement and reporting solutions.
  • Designing, testing and implementing the ETL program.
  • Work closely with ML teams to collect training data and measuring products success.
What we’re looking for 
  • A Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Computer Science, Software Engineering discipline.
  • Extensive experience in data engineering, with working experience with cloud based big data solutions. Experience in AWS is highly desirable.
  • Strong core skills in SQL and Python.
  • Experience in Apache tech stack – Hadoop, Airflow, Spark, Hive.
  • Someone who will work collaboratively with various teams to collect, collate and interpret our data, and then communicate the insights effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • A multitasker who can effectively juggle multiple projects and priorities without dropping the ball.

Why Apply?

carsales offers extensive opportunities to learn and evolve in a diverse, fast-paced and dynamic environment. We are committed to our people through many ongoing initiatives associated with culture and benefits, career development, health and well-being, community, work-life balance, reward and recognition. We continually strive to attract and retain the most talented people through a number of programs designed to support learning and development. When you work at carsales you don't just have a job, but you have a rewarding career.

carsales is an equal opportunity employer who prides themselves on providing a diverse workplace that brings out the best in its people. We encourage everyone of all ages and background to apply. 


And just a quick one… 
Successful candidates joining the carsales family are required to undergo a National Police Record check and must have full-time Australian working rights on an ongoing basis.