News Corp Australia Head of Data Engineering in Sydney, Australia

Head of Data Engineering


  • Join Australia’s most influential media organisation

  • Pioneering the way forward to lead the market

  • Work with amazing teams of engineers

You’re a confident leader that will be the owner of digital technology teams where you will partner with the business and the ongoing working delivery of strategic roadmaps across all business services powering some of Australia's most recognised brands.

What’s the role?

  • Responsible for delivery of technology services throughout the entire lifecycle, driving maturity of technology to match the changing business risk profile.

  • Anticipate and plan delivery of technology capabilities to meet business’ needs by forming strategic roadmaps looking 3-12+ months ahead across all lines of business and across all disciplines.

  • Be a partner in the business. Think critically and ensure that what gets delivered meets the customer's needs, not simply what they ask for.

  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional business leaders to facilitate change management requirements

  • Lead and foster a culture of constant improvement across the engineering teams.

Who are you?

  • Demonstrated background in forming and maintaining Enterprise IT Platform roadmaps in consultation with stakeholders in a complex environment

  • Ability to drive the prioritisation of work on roadmaps

  • Demonstrated background in multiple digital delivery methodologies eg. Agile, Scrumban

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary.

  • Collaborative environment.

  • Opportunity to innovate and challenge the status quo.

  • Exposure to global technical platform delivery.

  • Make a difference in the lives of millions of Australians as part of Australia’s most influential media organisation.

Who are we?

News Corp is delivering digital audiences the premium environments they demand. That’s why we are the country’s largest digital content publisher, with a total unique audience of almost 12.6 million. Supercharging the company’s digital, video and content verticals into the most compelling, addictive and effective networks Australia has ever seen, News DNA’s mission is to deliver a leading ecosystem of powerful digital verticals across content, strategy, product and commercial for all brands and audiences – some of the most trusted brands in the country.

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