Senior Platform Engineer

  • Westpac
  • Hybrid (Wellington)
  • 16 May, 2024
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Mō te tūranga | About the Role
We are currently looking for Senior Platform Engineers to work with Proactive Risk Management platform (PRM) Squad. 
Our mission is to support the delivery, resilience, and reliability of our Proactive Risk Management platform (PRM). It is responsible for real time and near-real time risk assessment of payment transactions. We are currently working on new platform integrations and improving platform capability and resiliency. We are a cross-functional team, allowing us to work with some autonomy.

Nā tāu rourou | What will you bring?
• Strong understanding of networking and Linux administration skills
• Expertise in infrastructure / configuration as code (e.g. Terraform, Chef, Ansible) & how applications integrate with other systems.
• Good understanding of security best practices.

• Experience in scripting or programming languages (e.g. Java),  MS SQL Server and/or IBM MQ.
• Good understanding of CI/CD and source control (i.e. Git) as well as SSL certificate use and management.

• Nice to have experience in the banking / payments sector.
understanding of the software development lifecycle working in an Agile environment.
• Team player who is able to coach others

Westpac Hei Wāhi Mahi | Working at Westpac
In addition to immersing yourself in a supportive team environment, you'll receive some great job perks and benefits including:
• 4 weeks standard holiday + 5 additional days of wellbeing leave to support you to be your best
• Additional purchased leave options up to 4 weeks per year
• Banking benefits, insurance discounts and superannuation scheme
• Growth and development – we provide opportunities for development and promote internal mobility
• Recognition - we recognise and reward our star performers
• School holiday subsidy - help you balance work and family during school holiday
• 2 Volunteer days per year

Ko mātou tēnei | Our Organisation
At Westpac, we’re working together to build a fairer and stronger New Zealand for our people, customers, and communities. For over 160 years we’ve been driven by our purpose to Create Better Futures Together.

What makes us unique are the incredible people we’re lucky enough to have walk through our doors every day. The giant ‘W’ on our building doesn’t just stand for Westpac – it says, double you. We’re a place that values, rewards and recognises individuality. Where you can be your whole self, your true self, and your best self. We’re recognised as a place where talent is developed, where passions are fuelled and where ambitions of all shapes and sizes thrive. And it all starts with you!

Tono mai ināianei! | Apply Now!

Apply today with your CV and Cover Letter. 

The people of Aotearoa, New Zealand hail from many cultures and backgrounds. At Westpac New Zealand, we draw on this enormous talent pool to cultivate a team rich in ability and empowered to reach its full potential. Our aim is to be brave challengers, celebrating our differences and relentlessly advocating for our customers. It starts with us – we believe that when we care deeply and do our best for our people, they’ll do their best for our customers. We encourage people from all walks of life to apply, including those who are neurodiverse, have chronic health conditions or disabilities – your attitude and passion are as important to us as your experience, qualifications and capabilities. 

Mahi tahi tātou, kaha ake tātou | Together Greater