• CCBD Technology - Front End Application Developer - London

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2017-40866
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Engineering, Technology
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    CCBD Technology
    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

    • Help to drive a new, strategic, business line 
    • Integrate with best in class strategic partners 
    • Drive funnel optimization and client acquisition 
    • Create a differentiated customer experience 
    • Analyze existing software implementations to identify areas of improvement and provide estimates for implementing new features 
    • Update and maintain documentation for team processes, best practices, and software runbooks

    SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

    • Bachelor in Software Engineer, Computer Science, or the equivalent in demonstrable work experience 
    • Strong knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript (ES6) 
    • Hands-on experience of modern JavaScript, front-end frameworks, and preprocessors (React, Redux, Angular2, Backbone, Bootstrap, LESS, webpack, babel, ES6) 
    • Experience with JavaScript unit test frameworks (Jasmine) 
    • Experience with RESTful Services and API's 
    • Knowledge of single page application architecture 
    • Knowledge of MVC pattern 
    • An appreciation of design and the ability to asses technical feasibility of UX/UI 
    • Experience translating UX/UI design into functional components 
    • Has worked in an Agile SCRUM environment

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Experience with multiple JS frameworks 
    • Developing Single Page App 
    • Familiarity with SEO and Site Analytics 
    • Familiarity with Enterprise Content Manager
    • Active on CodePen, Github, or StackOverflow

    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.