• Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Macquarie Group
  • 16 Aug 17

Digital Security DevOps Architect

Digital Security DevOps Architect

Banking and Financial Services (BFS) Group comprises Macquarie's retail banking and financial services businesses, providing a diverse range of personal banking, wealth management and business banking products and services to retail customers, advisers, brokers and business clients.

We are looking for a Security Architect with strong security knowledge and experience in working in an Agile environment to join the BFS Digital Security team. You will be part of a small and highly skilled specialist team of cyber security, application and technology experts who work closely with business and application teams, and collaborate with a strong peer network of architects and designers across our banking business.


Key responsibilities

  • provide security architecture and design guidance to teams to deliver secure solutions with an agile mindset and approach
  • provide 'hands on' pragmatic advice through the lifecycle in line with the Macquarie security standards to support the business objectives
  • develop reusable security architecture patterns, and drive the creation of reliable, supportable and secure service architectures
  • perform threat modelling and triage activities for early identification and planning of security requirements
  • support teams to leverage enterprise security capabilities and facilitate uptake of the capabilities
  • influence application teams in prioritisation of security tasks and remediation of issues
  • work collaboratively with Solution Architects, Product teams and Group Cyber Security teams
  • seek innovation and automation opportunities via new functionality in products and/or enhancements to support the Digital Security strategy and roadmap


About you

The following attributes are required for the role:
  • 5+ years working in information security, security architecture and/or design
  • experience in security related to cloud-based technologies, especially Amazon AWS
  • experience with API security and container security
  • experience in end to end lifecycle
  • demonstrates a sound understanding of vendor technologies and roadmaps, and remains current with key IT industry themes and emerging trends
  • knowledge of security frameworks and standards such as NIST, ISO27001 and PCI DSS
  • excellent verbal and written communication skills with experience in tailoring content to business, technology and executive audiences
  • passionate about security and helping application teams to achieve the right security outcomes
  • strong sense of ownership, self-motivated and able to self-manage work


Desirable skills
  • prior or current development experience - web and/or mobile - or experience working in delivery teams
  • exposure to application penetration testing and automated code review
  • experience in IAM and entitlement management
  • Security Certifications - CISSP, SABSA
  • Cloud Certification - CCSK, AWS


If the above could be of interest, please apply via the link or alternatively reach out to Phil.James@macquarie.com

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.

Find out more about Macquarie careers at www.macquarie.com/careers

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Advertised: 20 Jul 2017 AUS Eastern Standard Time
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