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Title:  Data Architect

Job Number:  9523

Sydney, NSW, AU, 2009

About John Holland

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia. 


From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.


While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.


Are you up for the challenge? 

About the Role

John Holland is looking for someone who has a genuine passion for data and information and wants to make a difference in how digital products shape the construction industry today and in the future.

We are on our digital transformation journey towards modernising our data platform where you will get the freedom and autonomy to make a significant impact in the scalability and sustainability of our data lake and data warehouse solutions. 

You will be a highly valued member of the Data & Digitisation Team and will work with our Business Intelligence Manager to build out our data platform solutions from both an architecting and engineering aspect.


This role can be based out of our Sydney or Melbourne office. 


What You Will Bring?


  • A positive and collaborative attitude with an authentic investment in our business for its long-term success
  • A genuine passion for data and the ability to help others better understand the importance of data to make a real difference
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to allow others from all levels in the business to understand information more accurately and quickly
  • Actively advocate and foster our enterprise wide data-driven culture
  • High self-motivation and initiative for continual learning and self-growth
  • A natural curiosity and eagerness to transform real business challenges into technical solutions


What Experience You Have to Help us Succeed?


  • Designing cloud architectural solutions for big data
  • Collaborating with data teams to determine how data is ingested in and out of data platform solutions including data lakes, data warehouses and data pipelines
  • Producing high-quality documentation through your excellent writing skills
  • Hands-on experience with AWS and Azure/O365 cloud platforms
  • Amazon technologies such as S3, Redshift, Athena, AppFlow, Glue and Lake Formation
  • Deep understanding of optimal database schema solutions for BI data modelling development


What is Important to Us?

At John Holland we care deeply about what we do and how it affects lives. The successful candidate will have an amazing future-focused attitude and be empowered to think big and drive innovation. If you are ready to make a difference at John Holland then we want you! 


Please include a Cover Letter in your application to outline your interest in this role and why you are a suitable candidate. 

As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives.

Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success. 


We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority.

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