MasterCard Senior Engineer, Platform Engineering in Sydney, Australia

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world€™s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Job Title

Senior Engineer, Platform Engineering


Supports and assists with Infrastructure Delivery of Windows and Unix Operating Systems in large multi-site, multi-vendor environment.


The Mastercard Asia Pacific Senior Infrastructure Delivery Engineer role is responsible for (but not limited to);

Liaising with Project Management teams, Architecture teams and other Project team members to create and implement solutions for Mastercard in Asia Pacific

Design, build and manage secure, robust, scalable e-business solutions, providing production infrastructure design advice along with supporting system engineering level activities for contracted hosted installations. Create and maintain documentation where appropriate

Plan and implement testing of production failover procedures and other high availability strategies

Assist with deploying infrastructure through lower environments and to production the completed project deliverables within agreed timeframes

Assist with supporting new installations during warranty periods, and successfully completing handover tasks and requirements to the BAU / €˜Operate€™ support teams

Contributing to the broader team support processes both in and out of hours

Ensuring compliance of new solutions to mandated PCI requirements and any other company policies

Actively contributing to the community of Infrastructure Engineering teams such as Web, Network and other infrastructure engineering groups within Mastercard

Actively take part and contribute to Web / Server and IT process improvements

All About You

Essential knowledge, skills and experience for this role includes;

Demonstrated high level of experience in the design, maintenance and ongoing support of hosted software and hardware configurations using web technologies in production environments

High level of experience with Linux Systems Administration €“ Monitoring, Clustering, Scripting (bash/Python) and Automation, Storage

High level of experience with VMware €“ Deployment, Monitoring, Management, Patching, Storage

Experience in Security Administration €“ System Hardening, Event/Log Analysis

High level of TCP/IP network troubleshooting knowledge €“ Routing, Switching, Firewalls, SSL

Strong understanding of system and application monitoring solutions

High level of experience in F5 BigIP load balancers and Web Application Firewalls (LTM, Advanced Routing, ASM)

Demonstrated Experience in Application Deployment and Hosting €“ Preferably Apache, Java, Tomcat, PostgreSQL

Experience in large scale, high availability, high impact systems

Experience in or the ability to gain knowledge of the ePayments industry, specifically knowledge of ISO8583/AS2805 handling and PCI DSS requirements

Tertiary qualifications in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related discipline

RHCE with solid experience

An understanding in Build, deployment and scripting automation. Eg; DevOps and/or similar.

An understanding in Network administration and network security

This role is based in our Nth Sydney office, however we will be relocating all our Sydney-based employees mid 2018 into one new location at St Leonards.

Our new facilities will be one of five Mastercard Global Tech Hub and Innovation Centres €“ another reason why it is a great time to join!

Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-63756