Chief Engineer

Leverage your extensive technical knowledge & people management skills to build, coach and inspire an entire Tribe/Train of DevOps Engineers (50-100 developers split into 5-10 scrum teams).

Working closely with the Chief Product Owner and Chief Scrum Master you will be a trusted technology advisor to senior business stakeholders.

You will be responsible for technology end to end for your business area including system design, development, CI/CD, production support and continual process improvement. Interested?

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

To be successful in this technology leadership role you will:

  • have an impressive software engineering track record across a range of technologies.
  • attract, coach and retain industry leading engineers while maintaining strong working relationships with senior business stakeholders.
  • build and leverage a sustainable network of relationships across Macquarie and the broader industry.
  • foster and nurture a culture of psychological safety that encourages innovative thinking & early risk escalation while taking a collaborative approach to influencing and reshaping central processes that are inefficient/ineffective.
  • understand Agile culture and practices & operate in an Enterprise Agile environment and also DevOps culture and practices & lead DevOps teams.
  • engage with architects & business heads to understand & influence the business and technology strategies while actively keep your knowledge of emerging technologies up to date.

Ideally you will also:

  • understand banking/finance concepts.
  • have extensive experience developing on Paas and IaaS platforms such as OpenShift/Kubernetes, AWS/GCE

The Corporate Operations Group (COG) brings together specialist support services including workplace, human resources, market operations and technology. COG's purpose is to drive operational excellence through business-aligned services with a focus on quality, cost and risk. COG comprises the following divisions: Business Improvement and Strategy, Business Services, Human Resources, Market Operations, and Technology.

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team. 

We facilitate a range of flexible working arrangements within our teams. Talk to us about what flexibility may be available. Our Technology Returner program is an opportunity for you to re-integrate yourself into the workforce following an extended professional career break. Find out more and apply at

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