Digital Lead, MIRA Technology & Innovation (Director)

Last updated 26 days ago
Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

We operate the world’s largest infrastructure asset manager. We are seeking a dynamic and commercially minded technologist to join its Technology & Innovation team.

You will identify and help implement digitalisation initiatives globally within our portfolio of infrastructure companies – which span the energy, transportation, water, data, telecoms, agricultural and real estate sectors, amongst others.

Your key responsibilities will span across all asset classes and will include:

  • Identifying, analysing and supporting implementation of digital technology initiatives with clear commercial benefits.
  • Working collaboratively with senior leadership and facilitate working groups across a portfolio of asset companies to share best practices and learnings, jointly assess technologies and vendors, optimise technology costs, benchmark performance and provide thought leadership.
  • Providing support to transaction teams by providing technical insight during due diligence and identifying upside potential of existing assets.
  • Publishing regular reports on relevant emerging technologies and their impact on Macquarie’s investments.

You will be a highly skilled technologist with a background designing, building and implementing digital technologies and digital transformations, including Big Data / Internet of Things, Machine Learning, Robotic Process Automation, Cloud and Data Centre, and Digital Twins.

You will demonstrate an ability to introduce new disruptive technologies into an organisation and guide to implementation. A continuous, lifelong learner you are proactive about staying on top of recent trends in technology.

A proven ability to succeed in a complex stakeholder environment, with strong relationship building and influencing skills and the ability to drive change is essential.

Previous exposure to the energy, infrastructure or renewables sectors is ideal.

About Macquarie Asset Management

Macquarie Asset Management is a large scale, global asset manager, providing clients with access to a diverse range of capabilities and products across infrastructure, real estate, natural resources, private credit, fixed income, equities, multi-asset and liquid alternatives. As at 31 March 2020, Macquarie Asset Management has $A606.9 billion of assets under management.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

Macquarie is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, gender identity, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

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