Engineering - Services - Development Engineer - Associate - London

UK-London
Job ID
2017-40702
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Technology
EMEA
Division
Technology
HCM, CA, Svcs, EDGE
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.

 

OUR IMPACT

 

We deliver applications across a broad range of functions including Real Estate, Executive Office and the Office of Global Security and our solutions impact the firm’s 35,000 employees on a daily basis.

 

Our solutions leverage Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to develop Smart Building solutions providing a consistent user experience across our expanding global campus of 92 buildings in 36 countries.  We collect and leveraging millions of data points each day to drive our decision making and inform our strategy in a fast paced and rapidly changing environment.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

YOUR IMPACT

 

This is a rare opportunity to join a newly forming team based in London.  We are seeking a developer who will undertake Java and JavaScript development across all tiers of our business-facing systems. The Candidate is expected to implement best development practices/methodologies in an Agile environment to deliver high quality software throughout the development stack.

 

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

 

The candidate should have a strong technology background with experience encompassing the full software development lifecycle. The candidate will be involved in requirements gathering, design, architecture, implementation, testing and support for software solutions in the Technology Division. The candidate must have solid oral and written communication and organisational skills, and be comfortable in a technical role in a geographically diverse environment.

 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3-7 years relevant technical experience as a developer having a successful track-record of delivering applications and the full software development lifecycle
  • Intellectual curiosity and motivation to improve technology
  • Full web-stack development;  Java, JavaScript, Web Services (REST) experience
  • Object-oriented analysis and design skills. Ability to use these methods in understanding business requirements and build sound solutions
  • Demonstrated leadership in delivering quality technology solutions / development processes
  • Can manage multiple tasks and use judgment to prioritize and escalate to influence objectives
  • Ability to integrate into and work well within a global team
  • Strong  verbal  and written communication skills                      

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Using Agile methodologies 
  • Experience with Spring, AngularJS, React, Redux
  • Continuous builds & associated tooling (Maven, Gradle)
  • Database skills
  • Mobile Development would be a plus
  • Automated testing & tools (JUnit, JMeter, Cucumber, etc.)
  • Secure Coding  experience a plus

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.