Engineering - Operations Engineering - Post Execution Synthetics Developer - Associate - London

UK-London
Job ID
2017-39695
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Engineering, Technology
EMEA
Division
Technology
Operations Engineering
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

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.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Participate in requirement analysis and systems design 
  • Design, develop, test and document client and server-side system components in a structured, disciplined, and fast-moving environment 
  • Develop systems using commercial and proprietary technologies 
  • Form strong client relationships with traders, salespeople, strats, operations, and other technology groups in an integrated business and technology environment 
  • Support the production environment, assist in the diagnosis and resolution of incidents, and maintain the stability and integrity of systems

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or other related technical discipline 
  • 2+ years of professional experience in one or more of Java, Scala, Python, C++, C# 
  • Experience in relational or NoSql databases 
  • Strong technical and analytical skills 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, able to work well with local and global team members 
  • Self-motivated team player, moving the project forward against any obstacles along the way

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience in functional programming in a scripting language, e.g.: Python 
  • Familiarity with modern web technologies: JavaScript, HTML, ReachJS, Redux, AngularJS, Node.js, etc 
  • Experience with complex debugging and root-cause analysis 
  • Experience interacting with end users and eliciting requirements

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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