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Data Solutions Lead

Job Requisition Number:  6815
Date:  28-Jan-2022


Will you actively create a healthier future for tomorrow?


At Medibank we’re encouraged to think big. We have a clear purpose to impact better health outcomes for our customers, patients and our community.


We celebrate diversity of thought because we want to make better decisions for our customers. As we work towards our goal of better health for better lives, we value the knowledge and contribution of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. We are working hard to create an inclusive workplace and develop Indigenous careers.

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Senior Manager – Consulting & Strategy, the Data Solutions Lead plays a critical role within the Information Management team as they are responsible to lead, execute and oversee the development of detailed solution designs for all Information Management changes and initiatives.


The Role

As the Data Solutions Lead, you  will be tasked with completing a number of activities including, but not limited to:


  • Develop and support the most efficient delivery of IM solution designs and Data Model
  • Managing a team of 5 permanent staff plus 6 contractors (including a close knit off shore team)
  • Collaborate with Information Architect and Development Lead in order to define functionality, services and resources to support the successful delivery of IM Projects and initiatives
  • Focus on delivering value for money through the design principles.
  • Ensure design solutions meet or exceed the expectations of the respective business case and are in accordance with the overall data architecture.
  • Lead a team of solution designers and data modellers to design and deliver enterprise level data solutions
  • Support IM delivery through design estimation and guidance.
  • Conduct Proof-of-concepts for emerging use cases
  • Design and model complex data solutions Lead and manage work allocation/ resource planning for the team of solution designers and data modellers.
  • Provide mentoring and coaching to the team of designers and data modellers
  • Lead by example, promoting Medibank values and behaviours
  • Conduct annual performance and development reviews for all direct reports


About You

  • You will have at least 7 + years’ experience in enterprise data management, and a minimum of 5 years’ experience within data design, analytics solution and data warehouse modelling. Agile experience is desirable.
  • Previous experience in designing end-to-end Big Data solutions using AWS products and services (AWS Redshift, AWS Redshift RA3, AWS Glue, AWS EMR, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of data modelling techniques (Should have understanding of modelling concepts like Data Vault, 3NF, Star Schema, etc.)
  • Experience working with Teradata data warehouse or similar data warehouse environments (desirable)
  • This role requires you to have a proven track record of leading and managing people and working closely with your team to support, mentor and guide your team to achieve success.  You will have high level of verbal, written and presentation skills.
  • You will have a strong focus on delivering high quality design outcomes; communicating effectively to identify requirements and making certain the required outcomes are delivered in a timely manner.
  • To be successful in this role, you will be proactive, strategic, passionate about data, be a true business partner and work collaboratively.


A career with us

At Medibank, we believe work is something we do, not somewhere we go. Our modes of working – Collaboration, Connection and Concentration – help inform how your day is structured and where you choose to work will vary, depending on your role and requirements.


The wellbeing of our employees is our priority. We encourage you to talk to us about any adjustments or additional support you may require during the recruitment process, as well as how this role can be flexible for you. Virtual interviews are always on offer and will not adversely impact your application.


All employees who may attend a worksite or any face-to-face work-related activity will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of employment.


We offer a range of great benefits such as subsidised private health insurance, rewards and discounts, and health and wellbeing initiatives. To find out more, click here.


To start small and impact bigger.

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