• Technology - Finance & Risk Engineering - Associate - Sao Paulo

    Location(s) BR-SP-Sao Paulo
    Job ID
    2017-39355
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Finance & Risk Engineering
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    TECHNOLOGY

    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.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    YOUR IMPACT

    Are you interested in learning about finance, or perhaps expanding what you know already into financial reporting or risk management, while still staying close to your roots as a software engineer?   As a business software engineer in the Finance Engineering team you have the opportunity to impact one or more aspects of financial reporting and risk management, while working in small, nimble teams to provide technical products to meet our constantly changing business needs.

     

    Job Summary

    • Work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment that provides exposure to all areas of Finance 
    • Interface with the firm's federation and revenue producing divisions, including Finance Controllers, Finance Risk and Securities Division Management teams to understand and document requirements 
    • Understand business needs, facilitating and developing process workflow, data requirements, and specifications required to support implementation 
    • Develop technical specifications, high level/detailed design, testing strategies, and implementation plans from business requirements 
    • Manage end-to-end systems development cycle from requirements analysis, coding, testing, UAT and maintenance

     

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

     

    Basic Qualifications

    • Work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment that provides exposure to all areas of Finance 
    • Interface with the firm's federation and revenue producing divisions, including Finance Controllers, Finance Risk and Securities Division Management teams to understand and document requirements 
    • Understand business needs, facilitating and developing process workflow, data requirements, and specifications required to support implementation 
    • Develop technical specifications, high level/detailed design, testing strategies, and implementation plans from business requirements 
    • Manage end-to-end systems development cycle from requirements analysis, coding, testing, UAT and maintenance

     

    Preferred Qualifications

    • In-depth knowledge of relational and columnar SQL databases, including database design 
    • Experience with continuous delivery and deployment 
    • Proficient at working with large and complex code bases 
    • Comfortable working in highly dynamic and rapid development environment (Agile development experience) 
    • Technologies: Web/RESTful service development: HTML 5, JavaScript/AngularJS/React/Redux, JSON 
    • Technologies: Linux and shell scripting, TDD (JUnit), build tools (Maven/Gradle/Ant), Scala, Spark, Tableau 
    • Strong programming experience in at least one compiled language (e.g. C, C++, Java)

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    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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