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Tech Lead /Senior Developer

Melbourne, Sydney

Join our agile team as a senior Tech Lead to work on strategic initiatives in our Macquarie Technology team. You will help us to realise our vision to become a fully automated, self-service infrastructure provider, focused on excellent customer outcomes. 

You will be leading a development squad responsible for developing the new way Macquarie sources, tests, presents and automatically manages our technology risk controls.  

Your responsibilities will include solution designs for scale in a fully automated public cloud based microservices and microportal environment. Your solutions will involve building data pipelines, test engines and scoring methodologies, presentation templates and automation APIs to correct technology risks for the organisation. Additional responsibilities include monitoring and maintaining your application architecture, coaching and mentoring your squad and working with senior stakeholders to improve Macquarie risk management. 

You will have an Agile mindset and keen interest in DevOps engineering across a range of technologies, while showcasing strong communication skills and be a self-motivated team player.  

In this role, you will have experience in: 

  • Cloud technologies and architecture patterns (AWS) 
  • Data pipeline architectures (ETL) real-time 
  • continuous deployment and delivery (CI/CD) tools, Bamboo, ArgoCD 
  • experience with Source Control (Bitbucket, GIT, SVN, Stash) and SDLC tools (JIRA, GIT, Confluence) 
  • well versed with Java Microservices and writing and code reviewing production ready code.

To be successful in the role, you will have: 

  • Ten or more years of industry development and DevOps experience in fully automated cloud-based CI/CD environments, preferably AWS  
  • a true DevOps passion for automation and innovation and problem solving 
  • a passion for developing fit for purpose solution designs 
  • a passion for coaching and developing technology teams. 

It would be a bonus if you bring: 

  • software development skills in one of the following languages: Java, Spring Boot, ReactJS, Python, Javascript or Golang
  • experience with logging and system monitoring tools, especially Splunk, Prometheus, Grafana, Google Analytics 
  • service mesh technologies – OPA, Envoy, Istio.

If you possess these skills and are ready for a new challenge, we want to hear from you. 

About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.




About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 19,200+ employees and offices in 34 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at

Job no: COG-971976
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Melbourne, Sydney
Category: Mid-senior, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Nicky Bell
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