• Platform - Global Data Center - Automation Tester

    Location(s) IN-Bengaluru
    Job ID
    2017-40573
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    India
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Platform
    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

    Job Summary & Responsibilities:

    • The Global Data Center Automation and Architecture team creates platforms and solutions for provisioning and lifecycle management of the firms foundational technologies such as compute, network, and storage
    • We work closely with engineering groups to identify opportunities for automation, risk reduction and enablement of new productivity-enhancing product
    • The candidate should possess experience with distributed systems to drive technical design and implement end to end solutions
    • Ideal candidate will have experience working in solving complex business problems and should have: Strong sense of ownership, drive and a track record of delivery in a fast-paced environment
    • Experience in communicating with users and technical teams to collect requirements, describe software features and technical designs
    • Ability to carefully evaluate difficult technical and operational tradeoffs and communicate them clearly
    • To be successful in this position the candidate will work with stakeholders to define the scope for the next generation of data center provisioning tools
    • The scope will include all technology hardware such as network, storage and compute
    • This is an opportunity to redefine the current architecture within the firm and create agile tools that will enable integration with both current and future applications
    • The candidate will work with other development teams within the technology organization to leverage existing platforms and where applicable re-engineer existing systems to drive efficiencies and identify automation opportunities that will drive a more streamlined approach for data center provisioning
    • This person will also develop capacity management tools to provide a holistic view of all infrastructure elements within the data center and user building environments
    • This is dynamic environment and the way we enable the business is constantly evolving
    • This candidate will be required to understand these changes and drive the evolution of the automation tools to ensure that the provisioning and operations of the data center keep at pace

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Computer Science
    • At least 5+ years of software development experience
    • Experience in object oriented and modern interpretive languages/frameworks (core Java/J2EE, Spring) in a Linux environment
    • Strong experience with multiple JavaScript-based web development frameworks (Angular, React)
    • Strong communication and problem solving skills with a track record of working and collaborating with global teams
    • Ability to handle several competing priorities at once

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience in building REST-based highly distributed & scalable infrastructure applications
    • Working knowledge of NoSQL databases (Cassandra, Mongo DB) & ORM tools (Hibernate)
    • Familiarity in building Enterprise-scale workflows using Business Process Management frameworks (Camunda, JBPM)
    • Experience with data stream and data messaging services (Kafka, syslog, EMS)
    • Experience with build & deployment tools (Ant, Maven, Jenkins, Gradle)
    • Understanding of CS fundamentals (Data Structures, Algorithm, Design Patterns)
    • Familiarity with mobile application development framework (ReactNative, Relay, Swift, Android)
    • Exposure to Agile/SCRUM enterprise-scale software development methodologies
    • Fluency in creating Unit Test Plans & Integration Test Plans for functional & business use cases (Junit, Mockito)

     

    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.

    © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.