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Senior Linux DevOps Engineer

Melbourne, Sydney

We are seeking a Senior Linux Systems DevOps Engineer to join our global Services team who will be instrumental in delivering solutions and product innovation for the Linux environment at Macquarie.

Bring your enthusiasm and creativity to our team and help us improve our Linux Server platform and drive innovation.  We require you to have strong Linux Redhat skills with a DevOps mindset.

You will support our on-premise environment but will also be front and centre for helping us transform our environment to the Public and Private Cloud platforms.

You value innovation, automation and diversity and will use these throughout your work to help us enhance and accelerate the capabilities we deliver to our business. 

Your technical capabilities will include: 

  • strong knowledge of UNIX (Redhat)
  • in-depth knowledge of troubleshooting, capacity planning and performance tuning
  • experience with automation and orchestration tools (e.g. Puppet, Ansible)
  • demonstrated experience with design and build of Highly Available Architectures
  • level 3 UNIX Operations experience in a large enterprise
  • exposure to public and private cloud platforms
  • experience working in a high-paced, ever-changing environment 
  • a passion for automation, self-service and creating ways to enable and empower our customers
  • strong problem-solving skills with a focus on business outcomes, specifically in a global and dynamic business environment
  • highly collaborative and driven to deliver outstanding solutions. 

We need someone who has a wealth of previous experience in building and supporting enterprise class installations.  Having had experience in a Linux engineering and design capacity, a successful candidate would have familiarity with Linux based operating systems and possess in-depth knowledge of troubleshooting, capacity planning and performance tuning. Proven Level 3 Operations experience in a large enterprise and experience with configuration management tools such as puppet and ansible are highly desirable.

If this sounds like you, and you are ready to take the next step in your career, please apply online now.

Please apply via the following link with your CV. Alternatively to find out more about the position at or please email Nicky Bell via for further information.

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-967099
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Melbourne, Sydney
Category: Mid-level, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Nicky Bell
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