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Data Analytics Engineer

Full Time, Permanent — Sydney, NSW

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Brighter Together
At Brighte, we believe every Australian deserves access to a sustainable and comfortable home. How do we help Australian’s achieve this? We build innovative mobile and web platforms, responsible and seamless financial solutions, and relationships with customers and vendors that last. Our addressable market is massive and rooted in a positive mission that empowers Australian’s and the growing and critically important sustainability market.
We have been recognised for our incredible work in diversity and inclusion and have a leadership team that is passionate about building a high-performing culture where people feel a sense of belonging. If you’re keen to work for a mission-driven company, with smart people who live and breathe Brighte’s values, have a read below.
The Role
Reporting to the Data Team Lead, you will collaborate with the Data Team to help reach our goal of providing high quality, analyzable data to the entire business.
Our data team currently has existing Data and Analytics Engineering capabilities, and you will be a key component of our analytics community, working with Data Analysts across the business.
This is quite a green playing field where your day to day work will have a huge impact on the business! We want to build a data driven culture within Brighte and you will play a vital part in empowering stakeholders to leverage data.
What You Will Do
You will develop and deploy complex queries and code, with a focus on transforming data into more useable data assets
Implement testing suites and control mechanisms to ensure Brighte has a "single source of truth"
Take ownership of reshaping Brighte's extract, load and transform (ELT/ETL) processes
Work with varying stakeholders to convert their requirements into code
You will provide guidance in defining and progressing our database architecture
Collaborate with non-data stakeholders and identify opportunities to assist them in leveraging data to drive business solutions
What You Bring
SQL skills, of course
The ability to convert requirements of stakeholders into technical solutions
Proficiency in Python
Experience with open source tools such as dbt and airflow
Database modelling knowledge and/or a background in finance will score you some serious brownie points!
Who You Are
An experienced Analytics Engineer that loves working with data, you demonstrate a healthy sense of curiosity and aren't afraid to question the status quo or bring new ideas to the table
You are self sufficient and comfortable working with ambiguity
You are adept in engaging a broad range of internal stakeholders and do your best to deliver solutions under pressure
Why Brighte?
Employee Share Options.We want to build a successful company which means sharing the potential upside together.
Flexible working. It's all about balance so feel free to work from home when you need to.
Generous Parental Leave Policy. We couldn't get where we are today without our families.
Diversity and Inclusion. Winning Best Workplace Diversity award at the 2020 Finnies.
Employee Assistance Program.For confidential financial, work, relationship, or wellbeing support.
Recognition and Reward Brighte Stars program. We drive a culture of recognition and celebration by shining a light on our accomplishments and everyday victories.
We’re a high performing team and proud to be backed by investors who believe in our mission and the opportunity we have ahead of us. Airtree Ventures, Mike Cannon-Brookes’ Grok Investments, Kim Jackson and Scott Farquhar’s Skip Capital as well as Qualgro Partners continue to help us scale our teams and products.
We’re recognised as one of Australia’s leading fintech companies, having been ranked the 6th fastest growing Technology Business in Australia in the Deloitte Fast 50/500 (2020) and winning the inaugural Finder Green Award (2020). We’ve also been recognised as a leading FinTech by the Australian Financial Review, Fintech Business Awards and KPMG.
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Acknowledgement of Country

Brighte acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional custodians of our land - Australia. We pay our respect to them and their cultures and to the elders past, present and emerging. The Gadigal of the Eora Nation are the traditional custodians of the land on which Brighte’s office stands.