Location – Canberra
Salary - $90K-$115K
Are you an Econometrician with a passion for Labour market modelling? Are you looking for a challenging role to apply your econometric skills? Look no further!
Job Description
Ignite is looking for an Econometrician to join a highly skilled and reputed Federal Government department in Canberra for a 12-month contract, with the possibility of two 12-month extensions.
As an econometrician, you will be responsible for a wide range of labour market modelling projects. Some duties in this role are,
  • Analysing labour market data
  • Developing and testing economic models
  • Focusing on Beveridge curve analysis and search and matching models
We're looking for a candidate with strong proficiency in econometrics, post-graduate qualifications in economics/econometrics, and proficiency in R.
Kindly note that this is a specialist econometrician role, and the department is not seeking generalist economists or actuarial candidates. If you have experience with GitHub, Azure (Databricks and Datalake), or Posit, it will be an advantage.
Mandatory requirements
Australian citizen with an ability to obtain a baseline clearance.
This is a great opportunity to work with a dynamic team and contribute to important government projects. If you're an econometrician with a passion for data analysis and modelling, we encourage you to apply!

Canberra (Canberra)
Banking & Finance
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