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Java Software Engineer


Join our team and use your technical expertise to create delight and ensure our customers have the best banking experience possible.

Here at Macquarie, we are putting our customers first and changing how the world interacts with banks. We understand that banking in the future will be predominantly digital and so we’re building our platforms from the ground up to match. We use technology as a catalyst to bring people together and help them realise their life ambitions through our products and solutions, which are designed by humans for humans.

Join us on our mission to be Australia’s #1 Digital Bank.

We are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic professional with strong team focus with willingness to develop and help the team in any way to achieve goals. As a key member of a distributed team, you will update and maintain key distributed systems, applying operational excellence and industry best practices, including building and maintaining high quality monitoring and alerting tools, and automating delivery processes. You will apply DevOps principles and conduct incident management support. You will work with various teams to deliver operational risk requirements, build improvements and automation, and deliver in incrementally in iterative cycles. You will have an Agile mindset and keen interest in software engineering across a range of technologies. We also want your commitment in providing on-call support (on rotation basis) and to continuous uptime for client facing services.

To be successful in this role, you will need to have:

  • Strong problem solving and process improvement skills
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience with Unix-based systems and unix scripting
  • Experience SQL and database management systems (e.g. Sybase, Cassandra)
  • Experience with multiple middleware applications, including Java as well as experience in detailed requirements analysis, software design, testing, and deployment.

Although not required, experience in any of the following will also be highly valued:

  • Agile, including operations & production support, and understanding of SCRUM and Kanban
  • Continuous Integration and Delivery pipeline (Ex: Git, Stash, Bamboo, etc.)
  • Understanding of modern approach to integration (cloud, micro-services, APIs, reactive programming)
  • Spring boot microservice development, Junit
  • Struts 1.x
  • Monitoring and alerting tools (ex: Sumologic, AppDynamics, Splunk)

Our work environment is modern and inclusive with a strong focus on employee experience. You’ll be part of a team that deeply values diversity and creates space for you to be your best. You'll have flexible working options, including working from home. You’ll have opportunities to experiment and test your own ideas to see where they can lead. We support ongoing professional development and technical certifications to help you develop your knowledge and skills.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply now!

About Banking and Finance Services

Banking and Financial Services is Macquarie’s retail banking and financial services business, providing a diverse range of personal banking, wealth management, business banking and vehicle finance products and services to retail clients, advisers, brokers and business clients.

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-958532
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Manila
Category: Senior, Mid-senior, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Eiro De Jesus
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