Job details

Data Engineer

  • Job type Contract
  • Region Wellington 
  • Posted on 17 September 2021
  • Ref # 32238753

• $110 an hour
• 12 month contract
• Government organisation 


This Data Management & Information Delivery unit requires four Data Engineers to assist in the delivery of CapEx projects. Knowledge of Atlassian JIRA and Trello is essential as they are used to maintain visibility and the flow of work.

The Data Engineer will need a good skill base in one or more of the following areas;

  • SAS Programming and Administration (requirement) 
  • HTML
  • Unix/Shell scripting
  • Web based technologies
  • System Development Life Cycle
  • Data Management
  • Change Integration
  • Communicate technical aspects to a non-technical audience via multiple channels i.e. face to face, documentation, demonstrations
  • Experience with Test Driven Design would be advantageous


  • Understands Agile principles and practices (sprint events, demos to Product Owner)
  • Collaborative
  • Team Player
  • An eye for detail and a high-quality output
  • Self-managing


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NOTE to overseas enquiries and non-NZ residents: Whereas we welcome international enquiries, only applicants that are legally entitled to work in New Zealand and can make themselves available for interviews in New Zealand will be considered for advertised positions.