Software Engineer – Data and Machine Learning

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**Software Engineer – Data and Machine Learning**

**Location:** North Ryde

**About the role**

As part of our Technology and Operations team you will work on building and scaling our Big Data and Machine Learning capability across Foxtel.

This is an exciting role that will give you a wide range of problems to work on from data processing at massive scale to application development to machine learning automation to data commercialisation and much more.

This role sits within the Data Engineering team reporting to the Head of Data Engineering. The role will work closely with several key areas across the business to ensure successful delivery of high-quality data and machine learning assets and infrastructure.


+ Deliver on and contribute to the roadmap for Data Engineering and Machine Learning Engineering across Foxtel

+ Implement best practices across the entire engineering lifecycle

+ Continually improve processes within technology and the business


+ Strong software engineering knowledge: data structures + algorithms, especially applied to big data technologies

+ Experience building end to end production grade big data pipelines in a cloud environment (GCP or AWS preferred)

+ Knowledge of streaming technologies (Kafka / Pubsub / Kinesis etc)

+ Detailed knowledge of big data storage options and their trade-offs (object storage, data warehouse, NoSQL etc)

+ Domain knowledge of data science workflows (end to end ML modelling)

+ Experience building or working with machine learning feature stores and/or model stores

+ Experience building or using ML monitoring tools

+ Knowledge of various classes of ML algorithms, techniques and packages

+ Excellent collaboration skills in cross functional teams with the ability to communicate to both technical and non-technical audiences

+ Strong Scala, Python and SQL knowledge, functional programming experience highly regarded

+ DevOps experience CI/CD, infrastructure as code

**About us**

The FOXTEL Group is Australia’s leading entertainment and sports subscription television business. Our brands include FOXTEL, FOX SPORTS Australia, FOXTEL Media, Kayo Sports and BINGE. Working at Foxtel means being part of something different, better, special. We put our customers first, we own it, we’re authentic, we focus on changing the game, and we win together.

**What’s in it for you**

We have a benefits program with something for everyone, but we’re in the entertainment business, so what would a Foxtel benefits program be without a free Foxtel subscription and discounted broadband.


If you have any questions, please contact Adam Fitzsimmons from the Talent Acquisition Team.

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