Database Engineer


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Banking & Financial Services

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Database Engineer


We’re building a bank for the future, and to do that we have identified critical Engineering capabilities to support our transformation.  This is why we need people like you!


  • Are you an engineer and have great ideas and want to test them? Engineering at ANZ is the place to be
  • Our Engineers work on problems that matter most to our customers. Is this you?
  • We’re changing our organization to becoming more of a tech company


What is your tribe mission?


The purpose of the Group Payments Tech Area is to transform Payments by fortifying existing platforms, simplifying and standardising processes and technology and by enabling our business through reusable end to end services

What will Your Day look like?


As a Database Engineer, you design, implement and maintain our relational database systems for performance and reliability. You're responsible for tuning and configuring our databases as well as building tools and scripts to monitor, troubleshoot and automate our systems. You propose test plans and interface with external groups, developers and service owners to arrive at optimal solutions


What will be in your toolkit?


  • Actively participate in scalability and improvisation of end to end system
  • Participate and recommend time to market tools and make system adequately performant
  • Actively participate in system design and capacity planning
  • Govern, measure and maintain availability and health of our Databases and platform
  • Always keen to bring fresh ideas around Database tools and distributed computing


You might also have the following specialised skills:


  • Have experience in one or more MongoDB, Oracle, MS-SQL
  • Have experience in one or more MongoDB, Oracle, EXADATA X8M,  MS-SQL
  • Full stack database knowledge from database kernel to cloud service platform
  • Automation of database lifecycle management and tuning
  • Expertise in an in-memory caching solution (Redis, Ignite or Hazelcast)
  • Strong Unix, Linux scripting and debugging and problem solving
  • Database optimisation and normalisation, query optimisation and indexing
  • Database partitioning and monitoring
  • Database archiving and ETL methodologies
  • Ideally have cloud storage knowledge

Be part of our Engineering community, it’s not just a job.

We’re building innovative, flexible and simplified technology solutions that enhance the way people bank. By doing this we’re also designing, influencing and shaping the engineering community within Australia.  

About ANZ

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

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.

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