Data Analytics Engineer

Job Title: Data Analytics Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Singapore
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 210642_1615463667
Contact Name: May Anne Ramos
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 11, 2021 21:36

Job Description

Our Client

  • A reputable brand in government sector
  • Contract period of 12 months with an option to extend
  • Attractive contract package and benefits (18 days AL, 14 days ML, birthday leave and performance bonus)
  • 2 headcount available
  • Work location: Chinatown

The Opportunity

  • Ensure smooth running of day-to-day operations of a data analytics platform within the agreed service level.
  • Responsible for incident management and problem management associated with a data analytics platform.
  • Handle and resolve incidents, user queries and problems such as batch job failures, data issues, data transfer failures and dashboard refresh errors. Escalate to relevant parties where necessary.
  • Responsible for problem management, identifying root causes, recommend and implement solutions.
  • Assist in monitoring anomalous activities or any security vulnerabilities, and escalate any cyber or data security incidents
  • Work with user stakeholders to design and develop reports, dashboards and interactive visualisations.
  • Develop user guides, FAQs, and other supporting materials on the portal to help users understand how to use the data platform and its features.
  • Support System Owner in conducting regular clinics and user training/briefing (with training materials) to raise BI and analytics competency for users.
  • Provide data concierge services to guide the users on which data to use for their analytics needs, and how to use the data securely.
  • Ensure that the metadata portal is updated and easy for users to understand and navigate.
  • Provide application maintenance support for the data analytics platform.
  • Participate in testing and quality assurance of new or enhanced data products, and compatibility testing of any new versions of software.
  • Assist development team in developing new data products.
  • This role is required to work or be on standby after office hours, on weekends or Public Holidays to respond to urgent production issues.

Your Background

  • Tertiary Education in relevant fields is preferred
  • Hands-on experience in visual analytics, preferably using Power BI and Tableau
  • Experience in Incident and problem management
  • Understand key concepts in data modelling, data processing, data warehouse, data management and data security
  • Hands-on experience in a data warehouse project
  • Hands-on experience in SQL programming language
  • Experience in one or more of the following:

a) Creating tables, views and partitioning in SQL, PostgreSQL database,
b) Creating ingestion scripts using Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) and/or AWS Glue
c) Creating data pipelines using AWS Lambda and Kafka
d) Azure Cloud Data platform
e) Develop marts using SQL Server Analytics Services (SSAS)

  • Advantageous to have experience in the following:

a) Data masking, encryption, data virtualisation
b) Master data services
c) Azure DevOps, JIRA, Bamboo
d) Unix scripting for secure file transfers
e) Dot Net programming (e.g. C#)
f) Microsoft Sharepoint

  • Strong analytical, logical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Willing to learn and adapt. A good team player with excellent communication skills (written and spoken)
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Passing mark in an online developer test set by client

Interested parties please click "Apply Now" or contact May Anne Ramos (EA Reg no: R1110127) at for more information.
Peoplebank Singapore Pte Ltd, EA Licence Number: 08C5248.