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Data science analyst

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Australian Capital Territory


Agency / Department

Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$110 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

An exciting opportunity exists in the Biosecurity Group within the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment to develop anomaly detection methods to identify behaviours that could be indicative of attempts to bypass border controls

Essential Criteria

  • Significant practical experience in programming, statistical evaluation and relational databases, including experience in extracting, validating and cleansing data from a wide range of sources and systems. Mandatory languages: R, SQL
  • Strong experience in undertaking data analysis and analytical report writing, along with highly developed data visualisation and communication skills. (Project management skills are highly desirable).

Desired Criteria

  • Nil

Security Clearance

Must have current baseline clearance

Contract Extensions

Three x 6 month extnsion options

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