Junior SQL Developer



An exciting opportunity awaits a passionate IT professional to improve public sector outcomes by delivering impactful data insights.

In this role, you will assist in the development of end-to-end client solutions used by auditors examining the efficient and effective use of public funds.

VAGO is a highly supportive environment which will help you build skills needed to advance your career in a wide variety of industries.

We value people with a customer-centric service approach and a focus on quality outcomes. If this sounds like you, then apply today to take advantage of this opportunity to join a high-performing environment in the heart of Melbourne's CBD!
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Department: Vic Auditor-General Office
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: IT and Telecommunications
Classification: VPSG3.2
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/TA_32_03
Closing Date: 21-Oct-2018
Salary Range: $75,271 - $80,987
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Junior SQL Developer Analyst 3.2.docx (Word, 94KB)


Contact: Kevin Chan
03 8601 7193

Position Details

About Us

VAGO play a critical role in holding the public sector to account by reviewing how effectively agencies deliver services and use public funds. We positively affect the lives of Victorians by examining government entities' effectiveness, reporting on inefficiencies, and recommending how to improve future performance.

About the Role

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Data Analytics, you will join a team of talented and highly motivated professionals with a diverse range of skills and experience.

You will aid the development, delivery and support of tailor-built tools to provide solutions to internal clients with needs unique to public sector auditing. These tools deliver insights that drive improvements in the Victorian Public Sector.

You will also assist auditors during the conduct of audits and analysis of data by mapping datasets, providing platform troubleshooting and identify and resolve issues with data quality.

If you want more details about the role, check out the position description on our careers page.

About You

Candidates with the following areas of expertise are encouraged to apply:

  • Minimum 12 months experience developing extraction, transformation and loading solutions
  • Ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders with a wide variety of technical knowledge, including the ability to articulate complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders
  • Solutions focussed approach using analytical skills and professional scepticism to identify and resolve workplace issues

You're a proficient user of the SSIS and T-SQL platforms. We'd also prefer you to have experience with Azure Infrastructure as a service and Platform as a service.

It's not essential to have tertiary qualifications in IT or similar, but if you do it's a bonus!

Why Work With Us?

As a high performing organisation we are constantly looking for new ways to deliver the best possible outcomes for the Victorian community. We look for people who are innovative – people who can imagine possibilities and transform them into realities.

Located at 35 Collins Street, our architecturally designed office boasts generous natural lighting, fantastic city views, warm and inviting fit-out and world class technology. With easy access to public transport hubs, diverse retail outlets, quality cafes and restaurants, along with other lifestyle attractions, our workplace offers one of the best locations for careers in the CBD.

Successfully harnessing the abilities of a diverse range of people maximises the range of perspectives and will ensure the highest possible level of organisational capability.

We ensure equal opportunity principals are applied in all our recruitment decisions. We are working towards becoming a fully accessible workplace, so encourage applicants with special needs to request reasonable adjustments to remove barriers to success in the recruitment process and/or the workplace for successful candidates.

Because we are committed to helping our people balance work and home life all employees can participate in flexi-time and/or flexible working arrangements.

We offer advanced learning and development opportunities, including leadership development, technical training, soft-skill development programs and study support, because your development is important to us.

You'll also be eligible for annual discounts on benefits like myki, professional memberships and private health insurance.

How to apply

Click the “Apply Now” button and send us your resume and brief cover letter (1-2 pages).

We're not about red tape, so a separate response to selection criteria isn't needed.


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