nib health funds limited - Data Engineering Intern

Newcastle, NSW

Role Description:


The Data Engineering Intern participates in the analysis, design, development, delivery, and support of data assets, pipelines, and engineering platforms to meet a range of business needs. 

You will learn about scalable data pipelines, data models, and analysis.  At heart, you love Software Engineering as you will want to create products with a real-world impact.

You will learn to apply product thinking when designing solutions while working with others to deliver solutions.

Your efforts will help nib to deliver a healthy return on investment through software solutions that are cost-effective, modern and fit for purpose.  



Areas of Work:


  • Asset Development
  • Quality Assurance
  • Security Assurance
  • Production Support
  • Release Management
  • Thought Leadership
  • WHS 
  • Risk and Compliance



Skills and Experience:


  • Understanding of modern languages such as Node.JS, Ruby, Python, and/or Golang 
  • Experience with relational databases such as SQL Server, MySQL, 
  • Architectural mindset with knowledge of software engineering principles.
  • Advocate for good software engineering practices such as automated testing, continuous integration, continuous delivery.
  • Data engineering in cloud-based platforms 
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Focus on customer service and human-centred design.
  • Enthusiasm for continuing to learn state-of-the-art techniques 



This internship amounts to $40,000 tax-free for an undergraduate working 37.5 hours per week (part-time can also be considered)


  • Type

    Work Integrated Learning

  • Company

    nib health funds limited

  • Scholarship Amount


  • Undergrad or Postgrad


  • Length

    12 months

  • Working hours

    Full time/Part time

  • Required residency

    Australian citizen or permanent resident or Bridging Visa

  • Application closing date


  • Expected start date


  • Location

    Newcastle, NSW