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Like any good mission, this one starts with our people.

Which is why we encourage our team to embody the fun, laid back, authentic spirit we've become famous for. Because when they're free to be themselves, they're better able to own their personal responsibilities and go the extra mile to help our guests.

Job Overview

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    Data & Analytics

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Data Analyst

Hello. We’re Virgin Australia. We’re the airline that’s always done things a little different. Our way. The Virgin way. We’re on a mission to make flying better than ‘nice’. And to do that, it takes a team of talented people who are passionate about customer experience, doing the right thing always, with a focus on safety – in the air, on the ground and in our workplaces. A team who values real diversity and inclusion, in a big brand with big ambitions.

What you’ll be doing

The Data Analyst plays a role of 'Detective', working closely with Business Analysts, Architects and other stakeholders to define data requirements and deliverables to support project, business, and technology objectives. The Data Analyst contributes to the data platforms integrity by performing; data discovery, impact assessments, advocating and championing data literacy, data quality, data governance, the data strategy, and its benefits to the organisation. Your role is to make the 'invisible', 'visible', but using data and processes to support conversations.

  • Conduct data impact assessments for projects and small initiatives to safeguard and quantify benefits for data platforms & the business
  •  Work with delivery teams to champion good data governance
  •  Support Solution Architects, Business Analysts or other stakeholders with understanding required data activities
  • Prepare source to target mapping including identification of any data sensitivity that may be included in data activities
  • Data discovery and data impact assessments for new initiatives that involve data
  • Be a trusted contact of small initiatives and projects in relation to VA Data and Data Governance / Quality
  • Regular and effective communication and collaboration with business and technology stakeholders

You’ll be great in this role if you…

  • Bachelors degree in Information Technology or related field 
  • Experience in analysing and documenting data requirements and processes
  • Knowledge of data acquisition and data warehousing
  • Experience working within a multidisciplinary team
  • Experience working on projects and Ability to operate in an independent way.
  • Experience across the following range of technologies and languages, such as SQL (mandatory), dbt, Python, Databricks, Power BI
  • Experience with different data modelling approaches such as Kimball.
  • Ability to define data related artefacts to be delivered and their benefits
  • Preparing data mapping documents and related process documents
  • Experience and confidence in liaising with stakeholders at all levels
  • Demonstrated experience in data quality and data governance practices
  • A proven ability to identify, build and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders and excellent communication skills
  • Ability to develop queries to analyse data (i.e. SQL)

We’re committed to looking after you, with some of the best benefits and conditions in the industry – including (but not limited to):

  • Discounted flights for you and your loved ones (including $1000 worth of travel credits per year)
  • A flexible, hybrid work style. Work from home or the office, adapt your location to suit your style and needs
  • One of Brisbane’s most admired head office locations, with South Bank train station, a supermarket, pharmacy, and lunch options downstairs plus a 5-minute walk to the Busway, a rooftop restaurant and onsite gym (with a low membership fee) and South Bank Parklands just across the road
  • Discounts on travel insurance, lounge membership, car hire, accommodation, and experiences worldwide
  • Cheaper hospitality, retail, technology, beauty and wellness services
  • Free counselling and access to a wellbeing app to support your physical, mental, social and financial health
  • ‘Dress for Your Day’ – enjoy the freedom to wear whatever makes you feel great for the type of work you do and the day you have ahead of you.

When everyone is included, everyone wins

We’re all individuals. And we love that. That’s why we encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disability, those from diverse cultural backgrounds, our friends in the LGBTQI+ community, and anyone else who wants to join our family.

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