Tech Area Architect - Sydney


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Banking & Financial Services

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Tech Area Architect – Regulatory & Compliance Tech Area, Sydney NSW
  • Be supported by a leadership team to challenge the norms and be the best
  • Work with a team who are driven, supportive and dynamic
  • Be at the forefront of technology within banking
First a bit about ANZ

At ANZ, everything we do boils down to ‘why’ - our purpose - to shape a world where people and communities thrive. We're just as focused on seeing our people thrive as well as our customers. We'll give you every opportunity to develop your career.


We are responding faster to changing customer requirements, focusing on the things that matter the most, energising our people, eliminating waste and reducing bureaucracy.

ANZ has started to move to a new way of working, leveraging agile practices. To understand more about this new way of working and if this role is right for you, we strongly encourage you to take a look at The ANZ Way vimeo channel where you’ll find ‘The ANZ Way’ animation and the ‘New Ways of Working’ animation.

We are responding faster to changing customer requirements, focusing on the things that matter the most, energising our people, eliminating waste and reducing bureaucracy.

This role is based within the Regulatory & Compliance Tech Area whose mission is to provide services to the Regulatory Reporting, Surveillance and Compliance business units within the Institutional Domain to enable best of breed technology capabilities that enable ANZ to comply with its regulatory obligations. Markets Finance delivery is incorporated into the area for the duration of a Finance Transformation Programme to establish a Markets Finance Operational Hub for Markets & Treasury Control (M&TC) and Finance Control (FC).


This is a critical position within the Tech Area, as the Tech Area Architect will define the architecture for a Technology Area, plan the architectural runway to support upcoming sprints, design/evaluate solutions and provide technical expertise to squads.

To be successful in this role you will bring your extensive experience within Institutional Banking & Regulatory/Compliance domains and develop new ways of working for the Tech Area by looking at emerging technologies and putting innovative roadmaps together to continue ANZ forward on its technology transformation journey.

Who are you?

  • A team player - You know we only win if we all win. You recognise and value the different perspectives and skills your colleagues bring. It is not about being a hero but jumping in and contributing to the successful delivery of the team’s mission
  • The customer’s biggest fan - You demonstrate a thirst for better understanding the customer and define the problem and develop solutions through their eyes
  • Comfortable being uncomfortable - You are comfortable with uncertainty and have the ability to effectively manage yourself through ambiguity and change
  • Continuous improvement junkie - You constructively challenge the status quo, look for better ways to do things and passionately advocate continuous improvement
  • Committed to your own and other’s growth - You strive to stretch and grow yourself and others by identifying your own development areas, seeking feedback and providing feedback to others to help them learn and grow everyday
  • A problem solver - You are energised by tackling complex problems and use critical thinking, your network, skills, knowledge, and available data to drive better outcomes for our customers and the bank
  • Risk savvy - You build sustainable solutions that protect customers, stakeholders and the community

What You Bring To The Tech Area

  • First and foremost we’re looking for a passionate technologist who is always looking at doing things better (i.e. using cloud/AI/Machine Learning). From here you will bring;
  • Deep platform/product knowledge to define architectural standards and technology roadmaps that meet business needs
  • Experience and understanding of micro-services, as well as Markets products and services
  • Understanding of the technology stack in depth, including applications within and outside the Tech Area
  • Good communicator and problem solver that can understand and translate business needs into strategic technology roadmaps and architectural principles
  • Have strong skills in consulting across the business and building collaborative relationships with stakeholders to understand business drivers, compliance impacts and direction and flow on technology impacts

Additional Information

Visit our ANZ Life page for more information on how we work at ANZ.


We’ve also got some great information about what it’s like to work in ‘Data@ANZ’ on our LinkedIn Life page.


We’ve also got some great information about what it’s like to work in ‘Engineering@ANZ’ on our LinkedIn Life page.

“At ANZ we aim to create an inclusive environment where employee differences such as gender, age, culture, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities and religion are valued and supported."


We work flexibly at ANZ. Talk to us and let us know how this role can be flexible for you.


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