Senior Data Engineer - Team Insights

Sydney, Australia

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Atlassian can hire people in any country where we have a legal entity, assuming candidates have eligible working rights and a sufficient timezone overlap with their team. As our offices re-open, Atlassians can choose to work remotely or return to an office, unless it’s necessary for the role to be performed in the office. Interviews and onboarding are conducted virtually, a part of being a distributed-first company.
With a sufficient timezone overlap with the team, we’re able to hire eligible candidates for this role from any location in Australia and New Zealand. If this sparks your interest, apply today and chat with our friendly Recruitment team further.
Atlassian is looking for a Senior Data Engineer to help found a new and exciting team within Atlassian. As part of the Insights Data team within Team Insights, you’ll be responsible for the data pipelines and models that underpin the signals we send to our engineering teams and leadership across Atlassian on their engineering and operational health.
You’ll play a pivotal role in working with domain experts in ensuring the data we use is both standardised and trustworthy. By building frameworks and supporting tooling for data ingestion from a complex variety of sources, you’ll make it easy for us to bring new metrics and insights to teams quickly and be able to highlight source systems any data quality issues in the pipeline.
On an ongoing basis, you’ll be modelling our data for increased visibility and performance, building pipelines and tooling and working with both teams that produce and consume data to create the glue that translates the noise into meaningful signals for engineers and leaders to make the right decisions.

On your first day, we’ll expect you to have

  • Demonstrated experience as a data engineer, BI developer or similar role
  • Excellent experience with SQL, Data Modelling and Data Governance principles
  • Experience working with big data and complex data sources.
  • Ability to build robust data pipelines
  • Enjoy working fast-paced environment redefining vague requirements into proven solutions.
  • A willingness to accept failure, learn and try again
  • An open mind to try solutions that may seem crazy at first

We would love if you have:

  • Experience manipulating data with languages like Python (Pandas, NumPy) and R.
  • Confidence building data pipelines using Spark and/or Hive
  • Experience in implementing data ingestion pipelines using Databricks
More about the team:
Team Insights is responsible for developing and operating tools which provide insights, metrics and reports to engineering teams across Atlassian. Our mission is to provide teams with the information they need to ensure Atlassian’s products are available, scalable and engineered to meet the ever increasing demand for functionality and speed. Our tools uplift all of Atlassian’s teams by helping every team improve their engineering excellence.
Insights Data is a new part of Team Insights designed to help standardise and build trust in the data we provide other teams.
More about our benefits
Whether you work in an office or a distributed team, Atlassian is highly collaborative and yes, fun! To support you at work (and play) we offer some fantastic perks: ample time off to relax and recharge, flexible working options, five paid volunteer days a year for your favourite cause, an annual allowance to support your learning & growth, unique ShipIt days, a company paid trip after five years and lots more.
More about Atlassian
Creating software that empowers everyone from small startups to the who’s who of tech is why we’re here. We build tools like Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, and Trello to help teams across the world become more nimble, creative, and aligned—collaboration is the heart of every product we dream of at Atlassian. From Amsterdam and Austin, to Sydney and San Francisco, we’re looking for people who want to write the future and who believe that we can accomplish so much more together than apart. At Atlassian, we’re committed to an environment where everyone has the autonomy and freedom to thrive, as well as the support of like-minded colleagues who are motivated by a common goal to: Unleash the potential of every team.
Additional Information
We believe that the unique contributions of all Atlassians is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.
Atlassian is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to all individuals participating in the application and interview process, and while performing job functions. Please note that you will have the opportunity to request accommodations at each stage of the assessment process. To request accommodations before scheduling an interview, please reach out to and someone will follow up shortly.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can rock the role, we’d love to learn more about you.
Learn more about Atlassian’s culture, interviewing flow, and hiring process by checking out our Candidate Resource Hub.
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