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Cloud Security Engineer

Melbourne, Sydney

Here at Macquarie bank we have a specialized cloud team that maintains an in-house Cloud Platform called Arturo, which lets Macquarie application teams to build modern, cloud-native applications without the need to manage large deployment governance programs.

Our goal in this team is to secure Arturo and to provide strong security enforcement policies so that application developers do not need to have deep security knowledge. We aim to eliminate manual operational task and integrate with AWS and other vendor applications to continually improve security capabilities. We are NOT an operations for the users of the platform and we work normal business hours.

As a Senior Engineer this an excellent start to your security career or a progression of your current skills. If you’ve been deploying workloads into AWS for a few years and you have solid coding skills then we’d like to hear from you.

A security background is not required as we will train you up on security in real world environment and will help you get your AWS solution Architect and Security Architect certificates as you work on Arturo. If you have a security background, then this is an opportunity to develop on the bleeding edge of security in the cloud and drive innovations or grow into a leadership role.

As a Senior Engineer, you’ll work across key areas including:

• understanding security control points in the cloud and the controls available
• working with Security Architects to continually improve Arturo
• integrating new security tools
• distributing the content of dashboards to the impacted applications
• designing robust operational controls using SRE concepts.

You’ll be using the following key technologies:

• Collaborative Tools - Confluence, Jira
• Continuous Integration - BitBucket / git
• Deployment Tools - Argo Workflows, bamboo
• Frameworks - AWS SDK, AWS CDK, AWS CloudFormation
• Programming Languages go, TypeScript, node.js, python, ruby

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 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 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-958440
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Melbourne, Sydney
Category: Mid-senior, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Alex Clark
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