We have an exciting opportunity for a Data Engineer to join us on the journey – reporting to the Senior Data Scientist, you will be joining an engaged, supportive, diverse workforce of global professionals based in our custom-built 5 Star Green rated building in central Christchurch. The Data Engineer will be involved in driving the Data & Analytics Centre of Excellence initiatives across the Kathmandu Group, being a key point of contact for stakeholders in the business.
Your key responsibilities:
Create, maintain and optimise data pipelines, ensuring compliance with data governance and security requirements
Drive automation through effective metadata management using innovative tools, techniques and strategies
Be a key interface in operationalizing data and analytics on behalf of the business – promote data/analytics capabilities to business stakeholders and educate them on how to leverage these capabilities to achieve business goals
Educate and train fellow team members on new data initiatives and techniques
Ensure effective data management practices, promoting better understanding of data/analytics and responsible use of data
What we are looking for:
At least 6 years’ experience in data management disciplines, including data integration, modelling, optimisation, and quality
Solid experience working in cross-functional teams, collaborating with stakeholders across departments and geographic locations
Strong experience with various Data Management architectures like Data Warehouse, Data Lake, Data Hub and the supporting processes like Data Integration, Governance, Metadata Management
Demonstrated success in working with large, heterogeneous datasets to extract business value using popular data preparation tools such as Trifacta, Paxata, Unifi, etc.
Foundational knowledge of python is essential, and experience with other scripting using languages such as R, Java, C++, Scala, is desirable.
What we’ll offer you:
We are backyard adventurers & world travellers with a shared passion for the great outdoors. Every day we inspire and equip our customers for their own adventures, with unique solutions and world ready products and gear. We do it with passion, determination and world class customer service. We offer a competitive remuneration package commensurate with level of experience, true flexible working and a friendly, fast-paced team environment.
If you are looking for a role with a dynamic, innovative, sustainable company where you can have a real impact, this is the role for you!