Data Architect

$600 - $800 pd
Sydney CBD
22 Jul 2020

An exciting long term contract opportunity for a data Architect to work with a leading Government Department on an Data System Modernisation Program.

This leading Government Department is seeking a Data Architect for a 11 month contract, based in Sydney CBD.

As a key member of the architecture and project team, you will be responsible for driving technical ideas and communicating clearly with technical as well as non-technical audiences.

Responsibilities include:

  • Gaining an understanding of Department's Current State and then assisting in defining the Target State data architecture.

  • Work with the Technical Product Owner in partnership with the Business Product Owners to define the technical strategy and data model for data products and applications.

  • Drive towards adoption of the target state data architecture by executing on the strategy.

  • Develop Architectures for scalable and fault-tolerant applications using Azure Cloud Data Platform.

  • Provide technical and architectural oversight for systems and projects that are required to be reliable, massively scalable, highly available and maintainable.

  • Advise and support data governance.

  • Lead and mentor other team members.

  • Define solution level architecture for project teams including guidance on development tools, target platforms, operations, and security.


  • 5+ years of experience in architecting, designing and developing data solutions.

  • 5+ years of experience in data modelling with experience with standard industry tools such as ERWIN and / or others

  • Proven experience providing data models that resulted in the successful deployment of applications built on data platforms.

  • Direct experience with Azure Cloud Data based technologies and Snowflake would be preferred.

  • Experience with report generation using tools such as Qlik would be preferred.

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Consultant | Government
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