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Unix DevOps Engineer


Are you an experienced DevOps Engineer or Linux Sysadmin looking for your next challenge? Then join our team who work in the Core Technologies space and take part in a number of ongoing initiatives within the Technology team to support the business as they go through a transformational change.

At Macquarie, we are working to create lasting value for our communities, our clients and our people. We are a global financial services group operating in 34 markets and with 54 years of unbroken profitability. You’ll be part of a supportive team where everyone - no matter what role - contributes ideas and drive outcomes.

What role will you play?

You will work closely with the business stakeholders to gather requirements and implement solutions that leverage different systems and technologies to meet business needs. In addition to working with the immediate team, you will be liaising regularly with the other teams in the wider Macquarie Technology group to maintain infrastructure, cybersecurity, and other aspects of our core systems. You will build and support the applications, whilst maturing our DevOps capability.

This role is well suited to existing Linux System admins who are transitioning into DevOps or DevOps engineers already strong in their craft who enjoys working closely with business users and handling multiple queries.

What you offer

  • In-depth knowledge of Linux
  • Proven experience with automation tools (Python, Ansible, Golang etc.)
  • Knowledge of CI/CD (Argo).
  • Prior experience with working in public cloud environments will be highly beneficial to your success in this role (AWS/GCP/Azure).
  • Previous experience transforming legacy applications to cloud
  • Beginner Developer Skills.

We love hearing from anyone inspired to build a better future with us, if you're excited about the role or working at Macquarie we encourage you to apply.


Macquarie employees can access a wide range of benefits which, depending on eligibility criteria and location, include:

  • Hybrid and flexible working arrangements 
  • One wellbeing leave day per year and minimum 25 days of annual leave
  • Primary caregivers are eligible for 20 weeks paid leave along with 12 days of transition leave upon return to work and 6 weeks paid leave for secondary caregivers
  • Paid volunteer leave and donation matching
  • Range of benefits to support your physical, psychological and financial wellbeing
  • Employee Assistance Program, a robust behavioral health network with counseling and coaching services
  • Recognition and service awards

About the Corporate Operations Group

In our Corporate Operations Group, you will work at the heart of Macquarie. Join a collaborative team who accelerate digitalisation, sustainability and social impact for the benefit of our people, customers, shareholders and communities. Our teams include technology, digital transformation and data, operations, human resources, business services, corporate strategy and solutions and the Macquarie Group Foundation.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion. As an inclusive employer, Macquarie does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including color and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop 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.

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 www.macquarie.com/careers

Job no: COG-976525
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Houston
Category: Mid-senior, Mid-level, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Lucas Strader
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