Mascot, New South Wales, Australia, Mascot, Australia
Job Type


About the job

  • Full-Time position based in at our Head Office in Mascot
  • Be part of a team that values great engineering principles and practices
  • Opportunity to join the Loyalty business and evolve your engineer skills learning new languages

Qantas Loyalty is a high performing business and has a history of launching exciting new brands and services that make a difference to its millions of Frequent Flyer and Business Rewards members. Qantas Frequent Flyer and Qantas Business Rewards remain at the core of the program, while the business has evolved to include a number of new ventures and other businesses such as Qantas Money, Qantas Insurance and Qantas Wine.

The Principal SecOps Engineer position is a highly experienced, deeply technical role. They are typically responsible for an entire technical domain, but without the line management responsibilities that an Engineering Lead usually has. Regardless, they are very much leaders within the technology department, helping shape technical strategy, and reinforcing strong software engineering principles and practices. Principal Engineers have mastered all the fundamentals of software development, from problem exploration and solution discovery, through system and code design and implementation, to the deployment and maintenance of live code in a production environment.

They use this knowledge and experience to lead team members through the design, development and maintenance of digital products and services. Principal Engineers have a deep understanding of the business and customer value their software products deliver. Beyond their immediate teams, Principal Engineers contribute to the overall technical vision and effectiveness of the organisation as members of the Engineering Leadership and Delivery Leadership teams.

You’ll have:

  • 10 years experience in systems development and implementation
  • In-depth skills and experience in Agile and Lean methodologies, Continuous Delivery / DevOps-Lean Analytics / data-driven processes
  • Knowledge of OWASP, understanding of vulnerability management.
  • Has a security mindset when performing code/infrastructure reviews.
  • Experience with configuring security tools like Akamai WAF, Bot Manager, Qualys, Crowdstrike, ZScaler, Cloud Conformity and other tools
  • A passion for maintaining high quality secure code and infrastructure, identifying and helping to remediate security vulnerabilities
  • Understanding of CI/CD, DevOps automation engineering and processes
  • Experience in Linux and Windows administration
  • Experience in one or more scripting languages such as Python, Bash
  • Experience in Cloud computing platform(s) and tools. AWS experience preferred.
  • Experience with containerisation technology concepts, such as AWS ECS, Kubernetes
  • Understanding of industry compliance and security standards such as PCI DSS, CIS

Why Qantas?

If you’re successful in your application, you’ll join a team where creativity and passion are encouraged. Our people come together to allow us to dream big and deliver successfully.

There are many different opportunities across our team, which means you’ll be able to grow both personally and professionally at Qantas. Your development is a priority for us – so that you can maintain the high standards our customers have come to expect and can continue to develop over time. You’ll be supported from day 1 with on the job training and coaching as well as our formal training opportunities. While you may start in this role, we’ve got a great track record of supporting our people to take their career in so many different directions, the destinations are endless.

The Qantas employee benefits program offers amazing benefits that extend well beyond travel.

  • We love to travel: Enjoy discounted air travel within Australia and across the globe, both for you and your family and friends, as well as exclusive deals on accommodation and holidays.
  • We have flexible leave options: Make use of leave and flexible working opportunities including 14 weeks paid parental leave and additional purchased leave options.
  • We’ll give you access to thousands of rewards: Through our partnerships we can offer you discounts across shopping, food and wine, insurance, health and wellbeing, leisure and entertainment. You can also take advantage of our salary packaging for everything from motor vehicles to electronic devices.
  • We’ll support your wellbeing: Whether its learning to better support your own and others’ mental health, our interactive wellbeing app or your very own tailored nutrition plan.

Applications close on the 18th of November

Qantas is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. By coming to work for us, you’ll be part of an organisation that encourages diversity, supports charities and environmental initiatives. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and people of all backgrounds to apply. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application. Your personal information will be kept confidential in compliance with relevant privacy legislation.

Drop files here browse files ...

Related Jobs

Senior Systems Engineer   Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Melbourne, Australia new
Platform Systems Engineer   Australian Capital Territory, Australia, ACT, Australia new
Systems Engineer   Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, Canberra, Australia new
Principal Engineer - Cloud Security and Integration   Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Sydney, Australia new
Principal Engineer - Public Cloud   Greater Melbourne Area, Melbourne, Australia new