Engineering - Platform - Middleware Engineering Messaging - Vice President - Bengaluru

Location(s) IN-Bengaluru
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Full Time
Vice President/Executive Director
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What We Do

At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don’t just make things – we make things possible.  Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas.  Solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for our clients.  Join our engineering teams that build massively scalable software and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions, proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learning alongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action.  Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.

Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global strategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking and immediate, real solutions.  Want to push the limit of digital possibilities?  Start here.


Who We Look For

Goldman Sachs Engineers are innovators and problem-solvers, building solutions in risk management, big data, mobile and more. We look for creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment.


Job Summary & Responsibilities:


Middleware Engineering provides software based infrastructure solutions and subject matter expertise to application teams. This group ensures the firm is positioned for emerging technology offerings and spans Big Data, Database, Messaging, External Financial Messaging and related engineering efforts.




Middleware Engineering covers a range of products from messaging to application entitlement management. The successful candidate will become familiar with the platforms we own and will help to drive automation, optimization and adoption across the stack as well as contribute to key strategic projects.

  • Strategic engagement with application development teams to provide timely end-to-end delivery of appropriate platform solutions
  • Interface with application and development community to analyze and resolve escalations
  • Continually evaluate the operation of the environment and assist in optimizing the delivery of the products to clients
  • Provide technical guidance on established infrastructure best practices to IT community and business
  • Responsible for reduction in operational overhead by building automated / self-service tools using both scripting and high level programming languages

Basic Qualifications:

  • Degree in computer science or engineering
  • Analytical, problem solver - ability to articulate thoughts clearly and influence
  • Ability to perform trend/gap analysis and provide recommendation to address risks
  • Understanding and familiarity of project management concepts
  • Ability to work as part of a Global team
  • Administrative (Admin) Experience with Messaging Brokers and Frameworks including Tibco EMS or Tibco RV
  • Knowledge of the JMS Spec with reliable and guaranteed messaging patterns
  • Deep understanding of how messaging nodes and brokers operate
  • Strong understanding of Network (multicast, tcp protocols) and Linux fundamentals
  • Willingness to learn new products, test new software, and engage with messaging users
  • Experience troubleshooting messaging latency issues and/or missing messages
  • Scripting skills (shell/perl/python)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Exposure to RabbitMQ, Kafka, IBM MQ Series
  • Exposure to REST micro-services


The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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