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C++ Software Engineer

Melbourne, Sydney

As a pro-active and delivery-oriented software engineer, you will work in our Corporate Operations Group providing technology solutions for our Commodities and Global Markets business.

This is a great opportunity for an Engineer who wants to shape their own career and deliver in a global institutional environment. You will thrive in a fast-paced environment and draw on your collaborative and problem-solving skills to achieve optimal outcomes for your stakeholders in a space that is undergoing a large transformation. 

You will think critically by combining your business and technical domain knowledge to build out the capability our features in line with business and regulatory needs.  This is a T-shaped role where you will gain exposure and be accountable for your delivery from analysis and design, development, testing through to implementation. You would have strong communication skills to liaise with applications teams.

We are looking for passionate engineers to build high performing teams, while supporting your growth and build a rewarding career.

Ideally you will have:

  • Knowledge software design and application architectural practices
  • Experience and understanding of modern C++ (11/14/17)
  • Experience with Linux
  • Experience in relational databases, data structures and algorithms
  • Experience with working within automated testing environments
  • Strong analytical abilities and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication skills and results oriented
  • A knowledge of the banking & finance industry could be beneficial, but not mandatory

At Macquarie, we support a hybrid working model. If this role sounds like the right opportunity to further your career, please apply via the link. 

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, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable environment 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, equity 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: CGM-969996
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Melbourne, Sydney
Category: Mid-level, Junior, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Zlatan Filipovic
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