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Data Engineer - Global Security

Houston, Texas
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
Macquarie is seeking a high performing and versatile individual to join the Global Security data support team as an AWS engineer. You will join a small team of data professionals to support a global team of over 30 operational security and fraud risk professionals with analytics, infrastructure, storage, and automation solutions. You will be responsible for planning and implementing new technologies and solutions in an AWS enterprise environment, as well as managing a small data lake and assisting the data team with creating and maintaining data pipelines. You will also coordinate with security consultants within the enterprise to ensure that each deployment meets the security requirements of the enterprise. You should be capable of working independently to evaluate and recommend AWS-based solutions for a diverse set of challenges as well as troubleshoot issues as they arise. You will also be expected to recommend improvements to the development process based on industry best practices and leveraged experience and will have an integral role in driving digital transformation and a data driven culture in the group.


• 3+ Years of experience providing AWS based solutions

• Experience onboarding new technologies onto an AWS enterprise environment

• Experience configuring and deploying cloud-based computing instances on AWS

• Experience using common development tools such as Git and Jira

• Experience with Redshift, S3, and other AWS data storage technologies is preferred

• Basic proficiency in SQL

• Proficiency in Python, JS, other object-oriented scripting languages is preferred

• Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases including Postgres is an advantage

• A bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, MIS or other relevant STEM related degree, or equivalent work experience.

The ideal candidate will possess some of the following:

• AWS Solutions Architect Professional or similar certification

• Experience with the Dataiku data analytics utility/platform or similar

• Development experience using Agile work methodologies

• Experience utilizing Windows Power Automate for task automation

• Some analytics experience using Power BI, Tableau, R, Python or similar

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 COVID-19 policy

The health and wellbeing of our employees is a priority. We continue to focus on providing a safe workplace for our people, our stakeholders and those who visit us, and are committed to contributing to the safety of the communities where we live and work.

In line with evolving health regulations and many of our industry peers, we require all Macquarie employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof of full vaccination in order to attend the office and to participate in external meetings and business travel, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved or as otherwise required by law.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future , we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

We equip our people with the support to work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements 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 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 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.

Job no: COG-964020
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Houston
Category: Mid-senior, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Ryan Flores
Opening Date: 23/8/2022
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  • Job Reference: 700993567-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Macquarie Group Limited
  • Location: Houston, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent