Senior OO Software Engineer - Greenfield Data Analytics Build - Capital Markets Senior OO Software Engineer - Greenfield Data  …

The Argyle Network
in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Nov 20
$150K - 200K Base + Super + Bonus
The Argyle Network
in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Nov 20
$150K - 200K Base + Super + Bonus
The Argyle Network
A Senior Polyglot Engineer is required by this International Investment Bank to be part of a Greenfield Data Analytics platform build.

The Company:
Is a Top-Tier International Investment Bank head-quartered in Sydney. The bank has recently embarked on a large scale, bank-wide (5 year) Digital Transformation Initiative. 

The four mail pillars of the transformation are: 
Simplification = Consolidating similar systems that do the same thing 
Automation = eradicating needless manual processes wherever possible
Digitisation = modernising all of their client facing front ends (new responsive technologies) 
Data = utilising big data tools for more efficient and effect reporting & analytics 

The Project:
As part of this program of work, the bank plans to build an innovative and future-ready Data Platform that will help the various capital markets business areas meet their customer’s needs, be regulatory compliant and be able to confidently translate and use their data.

This team will take ownership of all data across all financial product groups, they will focus on data-gathering, analysis and then visualisation to the business areas. 

The Role:
As a Senior Engineer, you will help shape and build the banks next generation Big Data/Data Analytics platforms. You will be responsible for end to end solution delivery, designing and developing clean, efficient, robust and reliable solutions. You will have an impressive history adding value up and down the technology stack and be comfortable touching the front end, back-end, databases and OS. 

Being a large, heterogeneous environment, you must be able to take a step back and see the bigger picture. Whilst the pursuit of technical excellence is admirable, this can be tempered by security, scalability and wider-environment constraints. The ideal candidate will be able to balance these objectives and express their design and engineering creativity within a sometimes restricted scope. 
You will be expected to the share responsibility with regards to towards improving quality, continuous delivery, production support and be passionate when it comes to growing the DevOps maturity of the group.

As well as the use of new and emerging technologies, embarking on large-scale greenfield projects, the bank pride themselves on their work environment - which includes a healthy work/life balance (with over 80% of employees able to work from home), an 'engineering first' culture which favours technologist and their ways of working as well as on site cafes with complementary food and drinks.


  • Polyglot/Multi-discipline Design & Engineering Skills: Core skills Java (Spring, Spring Boot, micro-services) but ideally able to code in Scala, Python, C# or C++. 
  • Big Data Tools: Hadoop, Talend, Spark
  • Application hosting in Cloud (AWS, OpenShift, Google)
  • experience in DevOps: GIT source control, along with CI tools like Bambo
  • Terraform, Kubernetes, Docker
  • Protocols: TCP/IP, HTTP, UDP
  • Messaging: P2P (TCP/IP, HTTP, UDP) , Broker (e.g. Kafka, MQ – Active, IBM, Rabbit, etc)
  • Distributed Caching: Hazlecast, Gemfire, Coherence, etc
  • Databases: (2 or more) Relational, NoSQL, Graph, Time series
  • Linux OS - Kernel understanding, shell scripting, etc.
  • Analytical thinking and problem-solving capability with strong oral and written communication
  • Good understanding of writing unit tests
Company Overview

The Argyle Network at it's core, is a community of Financial Services Technology professionals. The staff at The Network work on a highly relationship- driven basis, and often in more of an advisory role to job seekers, as well as to employers.

We assist technologists in how best to further their careers helping to map out the journey with them, provide up to date market/technology trends as well as introduce and help employers secure highly sought-after, often passive talent successfully and ahead of the competition.

If you feel you could either benefit from or add value to The Argyle Network, please get in touch.

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