Junior Data Analyst

Job Title: Junior Data Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CR/005874_1626137719
Contact Name: Isaac Bischof
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 13, 2021 10:55

Job Description

  • Immediate Start | Canberra Location
  • Initial contract for 12 months with optional extensions
  • Eligibility to obtain baseline clearance


FinXL IT Professional Services is an established innovative Australian company providing technology enabled business solutions and consulting services across a number of industries including Government, Telecommunications, Commercial and Finance. We currently have more than 850 consultants assisting our clients across Australia and are continuing to grow at a rapid pace. Through the delivery of services and implementation of new systems, processes and technology, we assist our clients to gain competitive advantage and reach new heights.

The Role:

FinXL is looking to engage a Junior Data Analyst with proven skills in performing data interrogation, validation, dash boarding and modelling using efficient and effective SQL and other methods here in Canberra.

The key responsibilities include:

The Department is looking for high performing data analysts to work in a complex, fast-paced and technically challenging data environment. The junior data analysts will work with experienced staff to solve a variety of data engineering and data science problems. The goal of all our work is to derive meaningful insights that improve policy and operational outcomes for the quality of Australian life and natural environment. The team is divided into two main streams: 1. Data engineering - cleanse, curate, integrate diverse data sources in order to add value to raw data 2. Data science - apply statistical or machine learning techniques to extract data insights for predefined outcomes In either stream, the data analysts will conduct activities under direction including: a) Speak with business stakeholders to understand their business processes and objectives b) Design and develop data products that support those business outcomes c) Adhere to rigorous programming practices and team programming conventions d) Effectively communicate technical concepts to non-technical audiences e) Produce a range of documentation that will be specific to business including technical documents, work flows, diagrams, business requirements documents and other requested documentation. The team is predominantly SQL and Python based, though PowerShell and DAX may be used.

Essential criteria

  • Proven skills in performing data interrogation, validation, dash boarding and modelling using efficient and effective SQL and other methods.
  • Proven ability to solve complex challenges in an industry programming language such as Python, R, Java, .Net, PowerShell etc
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Easy going team player, capable of engaging and peer programming with a variety of personalities

Desirable criteria

  • Proven ability to solve problems using functional programming paradigm

How to apply:

Please hit the apply button or email your resume and for more information contact Isaac at the Finite Group on 02 6243 6408.

FinXL actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.