Operational Risk Manager – Group Infrastructure & Personal Technology

Join a team of high performing Technology Risk professionals who partner with our Group Infrastructure & Personal Technology team, who are responsible for the management and operation of core and user technologies underpinning Macquarie’s critical business applications and services. Lead and drive a strong risk management culture with a team respected for ongoing innovation and delivery of leading technologies.

As a Technology Operational Risk Manager, you will be a trusted advisor to leaders, and their internal customers, within the broader Infrastructure & Personal Technology team. You will work as an integrated team member delivering commercial risk based advice to key decision makers, fostering a proactive risk management culture, and ensuring Technology Operational Risk is managed effectively, in line with Macquarie’s Operational Risk Management Framework.

Reporting directly to one of our Lead Technology Business Operational Risk Managers and supporting senior members of the Infrastructure Technology Leadership Team, as well as other associated stakeholders, you will ensure ongoing Operational Risk Management as it relates to new and existing Technologies.


The role will encompass, but not be limited to:

  • Conducting risk assessments and pre implementation reviews as part of a new service launch
  • Facilitating risk and control self-assessments
  • Managing risk through technology change
  • Reporting technology incidents
  • Performing Technology supplier risk assessment
  • Completing Risk reporting
  • Controls assurance
  • Tracking internal and external audits
  • Providing risk advice, and managing the risk profile by working with stakeholders to address issues

The ideal candidate for this position will have will be a motivated Technology Risk SME with 5 years experience, strong stakeholder engagement/management skills and a track record for pragmatic risk advice. A Technologist with sound risk management knowledge and skills will also be suitable for this role. 

About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Corporate Strategy & Solutions, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable environment 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, equity 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.