MasterCard Senior Systems Engineer in Brisbane, 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 Systems Engineer


Platform Services manage our systems, networks and data centres, with a goal to deliver secure, scalable and resilient infrastructure and software deployment capability for our solutions globally

Contribute to implementing and maintaining highly secure, highly available and robust global hosted payments solutions


Support system engineering level activities for contracted hosted installations

Maintain procedure documentation

Provide support and back-up to other IT Engineering resources as required

Build and maintain pre-production and UAT environments

Continually review and provide feedback on how to improve Platform Services processes including deployment, failover, data protection etc and develop procedures to facilitate these processes

Activity participate in a working environment committed to quality human resource management practices including equal employment opportunity, workplace health and safety and ethical behavior

Given the nature of the organisation and the environment MPGS, the role may require out of standard hours work to minimise downtimes occasionally.

All About You

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

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

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

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

Understanding of storage technologies and SAN administration

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

Experience in web technologies and web hosting

Understanding of system and application monitoring solutions

Fault detection, resolution and troubleshooting

Experience in large scale, high availability, high impact systems

Experience with Configuration Management and related tools, speficially puppet

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

RHCE with solid experience

Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-41580