Business Intelligence/Analytics Analyst/Programmer

LOCATION: Thornton NSW 2332

POSITION:   Business Intelligence/Analytics Analyst/Programmer – Full-Time


Pulse Mining Systems is the world-leading developer of technology for managing the business of mining. Founded in 1986, and based in the Hunter Valley NSW, the company’s systems and solutions are used in many different countries across a wide range of mining operations and resources types.

Pulse Mining ERP is the complete mine management system with five fully-integrated or standalone modules. Pulse Analytics is the groundbreaking suite of agnostic BI dashboards used in mining and other industries. Ongoing enhancements to existing systems, and frequent new product releases, are fulfilling the company’s vision to develop, improve, and evolve its world-class software, analytics, and mobility.

The Pulse team is growing due to new client acquisitions, increased scope and scale for existing clients, continuing new development and modernisation projects, and rapid technological advancements.

Pulse offers the opportunity to build a long and successful career, with pathways to career progression available. Located in a purpose-built facility at the end of the M1 freeway, Thornton, our offices and development environments are professional yet laid-back. A range of branded shirts is provided for business-casual dress. Schedules are flexible within reason, and employees can have the option of working remotely on occasion. The Newcastle region offers a contemporary coastal lifestyle with amenities and activities which appeal to families and single professionals. The median house price is $587,000 [2018]. The Hunter has a population of 634,572 with 10.1 million tourists visiting annually [2016]. The median age of Newcastle city residents is 37 years.


We are looking for a bright and passionate person with a passion for learning to assist in the delivery of Analytics solutions to our clients in the mining industry.

Work in a client-focused, Lean/Agile development environment as part of a widely acclaimed team to develop and deliver state-of-the-art analytics solutions to our mining industry clients.

The team works with structured and unstructured data captured from multiple sources including the Pulse Mining ERP, databases, spreadsheets, mining machinery, and other IoT (Internet of Things) sources to rapidly prototype and produce cloud-based apps to drive effective decision-making across the operational areas of mine sites.

The following attributes will be highly regarded:

  • Experience using data analytics and data mining to discover useful information and support decision-making
  • The ability to accurately map client requirements and develop effective solutions
  • Database experience
  • Programming skills


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications or substantial industry experience
  • Excellent communication skills across both technical and non-technical topics
  • Strong analysis skills
  • An interest in developing a business understanding of the mining industry
  • A drive for continuous improvement
  • Strong focus on attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team
  • Willingness to learn new skills and concepts


Submit your CV (Word/PDF) and references by email to with the subject line:

Business Intelligence/Analytics Analyst/Programmer – [your name].

Pulse Mining Systems is an equal opportunity employer.  All applications will be treated in confidence.

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