Sep 21, 2021

Product Owner

  • Macquarie Group Ltd
  • Sydney NSW, Australia
Full time Product Management & Development

Job Description

Join our data team and play a lead role in driving the next evolution of our Data and Analytics Platforms. 

In this role, you will work with different business and tech stakeholders to identify opportunities to develop and improve data and tech processes and tooling.  You will develop strategy and roadmap for change initiatives including scoping, planning, budgeting, and target operating model definition. In addition, you will manage the delivery of the change initiatives independently through all phases right from recruitment to ongoing support. 

You’ll ensure adherence to compliance and governance requirements and drive uplift and remediation when needed, and create sustainable and innovative solutions to solve business problems that are aligned to the Banking and Financial Service’s data strategy. 

As a Product Owner, you’ll bring significant hands-on experience in building, implementing and enhancing enterprise scale data platforms. You’ll possess an in-depth knowledge of big data technologies and a desire to work in a DevOps environment where you will have end-to-end accountability for developing, deploying and supporting your data assets as well as creating templates and implementation methods and standards.   

What you’ll bring to the role: 

  • proven experience leading data and analytics platforms through change and run
  • practical exposure and deep understanding of implementation aspects for a number of database solutions – including classic databases (such as Oracle, DB2 or Microsoft SQL Server), analytical appliances (such as Teradata, Vertica or Netezza) and modern Cloud-based PaaS solutions (such as Snowflake or AWS Redshift) 
  • a structured approach to problem solving and an ability to critically assess a range of data points to identify the true root cause of issues and to design viable solutions 
  • proven track record of successful team management (direct, virtual)
  • ability to manage your own time and of others effectively to meet project deadlines
  • outstanding communication and interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to connect with people
  • applied understanding of tech obsolescence, regulatory compliance, security and privacy requirements 
  • strong level of commercial/business acumen, with a strong focus on business improvement; including a proven ability to lead projects to improve financial performance. 

About Banking and Financial Services

Banking and Financial Services is Macquarie’s retail banking and financial services business, providing a diverse range of personal banking, wealth management, business banking and vehicle finance products and services to retail clients, advisers, brokers and business clients. 

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.


Product Owner