Senior Technical Unix Engineer - VCS skills

Join a global Unix team as an experienced Technical Unix Resource and play an instrumental role in supporting and delivering solutions and product innovation for our Retail, Asset Finance and Digital businesses.

You will primarily be tasked with maintaining good relationships with our various business users as well as the wider global IT team. You'll also participate in the provision of operation support across the global Unix estate at Macquarie and be accountable for the technical delivery of UNIX products involving system design, build, deployment and migration.

In addition, we are looking for you to bring a wealth of previous experiences in building and supporting enterprise class installations.

It will be essential that you bring:

  • previous experience in a UNIX (Solaris/ Linux) operations and /or engineering capacity, preferably in a global financial services organisation
  • in-depth knowledge of Veritas Cluster (VCS SME expertise)
  • extensive experience of troubleshooting, capacity planning and performance tuning.

It's a bonus if you have the following:

  • Redhat, Solaris and/or Veritas certification
  • played a significant role in the roll out of a large operational/engineering project
  • demonstrated experience with Cloud technologies
  • solid experience with various virtualisation technologies (e.g. VMware)
  • demonstrated experience in documenting environment build patterns for standard and repeatable deployments
  • detailed knowledge of TCP networking and associated protocols
  • exposure to DevOps working methodologies
  • experience with automation and orchestration tools (e.g. Puppet, Ansible)
  • demonstrated experience with design and build of Highly Available Architectures.

This is a great opportunity to join a highly motivated global UNIX team and leverage your extensive existing experience while further developing your career in a technical stream.

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

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.

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