Technology, Quality Assurance Engineering, QAE Software Engineer, Associate, London

UK-London
Job ID
2017-41053
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Technology
EMEA
Division
Technology
Quality Assurance Engineering
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

TECHNOLOGY

 

Our team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide real-time access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.

 

YOUR IMPACT

 

Quality Assurance Engineering is looking to - empower engineers in the firm to proactively deliver quality software and services by:

  • Enabling early identification of quality gaps with low touch controls 
  • Create transparency and accountability to drive remediation of issue 
  • Establish a centre of excellence to advise and guide on engineering standards and best practices


One of the pillars of QAE is Metrics and Measurement. Residing within this pillar the role of a Software Engineer is hands-on, developing applications and functionality to be used across the Firm. This role has a strong bias towards back-end/server side development in Java and DevOps automation.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Be able to work effectively as part of a diverse multi-disciplined team 
  • Use modern practices to develop software iteratively 
  • Be motivated, self-organised and have good time & work management skills 
  • Have an analytical mindset, with the confidence and ability to communicate ideas clearly and concisely 
  • Ability to gather requirements, design and build functionality 
  • Appreciate and expose Agile principles and practices such as TDD, clean code and continuous delivery 
  • Produce output of a high quality - tested, conformant to engineering best practices, and espouses the principles that QAE upholds
  • Devise and implement testing strategy for new projects/products within a Technology Business Unit using industry standard tooling/best practices.
  • Build testing automation tools or uplift existing automation tools in collaboration with GS Platform team

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • Good understanding and hands-on experience of one or more programming languages like Java, JavaScript, C++, Python

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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