Securities, PIPG Strats – SPACE Full Stack Developer, Analyst/Associate/VP, London

UK-London
Job ID
2017-40485
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Analyst
Function(s)
General
EMEA
Division
Securities
EQ Desk Strats
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

SECURITIES

Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

The SPACE team at Goldman Sachs is responsible for delivering digital products to our retail client base. We design and build, front to back, our highly scalable web platform, SPACE -- a powerful, easy-to-use, collaborative tool that transforms and simplifies our retail client experience. SPACE supports the full trading  lifecycle from idea generation and price discovery through primary and secondary trading and lifecycle management; making trading simple, transparent and more efficient and providing access to Goldman Sachs and third party content.  SPACE is a product driven team, composed of talented and passionate product managers, designers, and engineers working to transform the industry.

As an engineer within SPACE, you will be working in a close knit team at the forefront of shaping our client's experience by creating new technology driven businesses to externalize our core analytics and data to both existing clients and entirely new markets – using leading open source technologies.

We are pursuing engineers across the stack who enjoy working in a client driven and agile environment; from those who are confident developing low latency, scalable and resilient solutions through individuals passionate in implementing responsive user interfaces.


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline.
  • Excellent object oriented or functional analysis and design skills.
  • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and designing for performance.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Comfortable multi-tasking, managing multiple stakeholders and working as part of a global team.
  • Can apply an entrepreneurial approach and passion to problem solving and product development.

 

EXPERT KNOWLEDGE IN ONE OF MORE OF

  • Programming in a complied language such as Java, or C# or interpreted such as Python and experience with concurrency and memory management.
  • Responsive web development, with professional React/Angular experience and advanced JavaScript proficiency.
  • NoSQL databases such as MongoDb and Elastic Search.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Knowledge or interest in trading technologies in the front-office of a trading organization

 

WHY SPACE

  • Work on some of the most complex technical and design challenges in technology and finance
  • Learn from the foremost experts in finance, technology, and math who are diverse in their academic, ethnic, and social backgrounds
  • Benefit from ongoing training, development, and mentoring to advance in your career

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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