Engineering - Technology Risk - Application Risk Analyst - Vice President - Bengaluru

Location(s) IN-Bengaluru
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
Vice President/Executive Director
Business Unit
Technology Risk
Employment Type




Our team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide real-time access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.




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:


We are looking for an experienced, highly self-motivated candidate for our global Application Risk team within Technology Risk Advisory to be based in Bengaluru.

  • Overall responsibility of security for Applications
  • Identifies, highlights, and provides security recommendations during requirement, design and development
  • Conducts in-house penetration testing of applications and platform
  • Provides consultancy for application development, platform engineering & operations team on technical security issues and remediation
  • Work with developers and key stakeholders to address security vulnerabilities found in our applications
  • Help develop, execute and enhance the firm’s global application risk management program

Basic Qualifications:

  • Technical depth and expertise in application security technologies with a deep knowledge on application security threats
  • Experience with software security threat vectors, threat modeling, attack surface analysis, security design /source code reviews, penetration testing, and vulnerability assessments
  • Passion for collaboration and partnership with application development teams working with agile development methodologies
  • Experience / understanding of mobile application development, modern web development (e.g., HTML5, JavaScript, AngularJS, Backbone)
  • Experience with large-scale, custom distributed software systems in Java, Scala and/or C#
  • Ability to think strategically and give practical advice by balancing business needs with risks
  • Ability to think strategically and give practical advice by balancing business needs with risks
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as the ability to collaborate within a matrix organization
  • Ability to translate complex technical topics for non-technical personnel & senior leadership
  • The motivation to assist driving, enhancing and contributing to continual improvement of the firm’s global application security program and secure SDLC

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher preferred
  • Experience as a developer or in application security
  • Strong programming background
  • Languages experience: Java, JavaScript, HTML strongly preferred
  • Experience with modern Web Application Framework
  • Experience in secure application programming, code reviewing, and penetration testing web based application
  • Experience in security testing mobile application and cloud security experience is a plus
  • Clear communication skills, both verbal and in writing
  • Experience working as part of a global team


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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