Aug 05, 2020

Data Tools Support Officer

  • Finite IT Recruitment Solutions
  • Adelaide SA, Australia
Contractor Data Analytics

Job Description


Finite is an Australian owned award-winning independent ICT recruitment company that currently supplies to many of the country's largest banks, telecommunications, commercial and State and Federal Government organisations. Finite has offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth, Auckland, and Wellington. 

The Role:

Finite is looking to engage a skilled and experienced Data Tools Support Officer to extract, transform, and load data using SAS software and to validate incoming data using the AIHW’s in-house validation tool here in Canberra.

The primary role would be in:

  • Resolving ad hoc SAS user support requests
  • Providing one-on-one SAS support and training
  • Developing guides, support materials and maintaining relevant Intranet/SharePoint pages
  • Establishing and maintaining a SAS community
  • Providing group training if requested by areas
  • Directly participating in the clients’ projects as a SAS developer
  • Support staff using the in-house Validation tool
  • Assist will basic data loading tasks
  • Providing support with other software such as R and Python as required


The successful applicant would be required to have:

  • Technical expertise and experience in SAS or the technical aptitude to develop skills in SAS on the job. Skills in other data tools, such as Python or R will be considered valuable.
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills
  • Well-developed ability to develop productive relationships
  • Well-developed organisational skills, including the ability to determine priorities, develop local strategies, procedures, and work practices.
  • Demonstrates personal drive and integrity.
  • Willingness to be based in Canberra for the duration of the contract.


How to apply:

Finite actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 


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