• Operations Engineering - Post Execution Synthetics - Developer

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2018-46415
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    Function(s)
    Engineering
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Operations Engineering
    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.
    The Operations Division is the engine room that powers Goldman Sachs, and Operations Technology is driving their industrialization through automation, digitization and orchestration.

     

    YOUR IMPACT

     

    The Synthetics business at Goldman Sachs, a key growth area for the firm, is undergoing a transformational change. It is a complex and nuanced global business, operating with low latency at scale, requiring significant technological investment to make our platform the best in class. The Post Execution Synthetics Engineering team is at the forefront of this effort. Our team develops the systems that automate the booking and lifecycle of synthetics and equity derivative products within the front office trading risk system. To accomplish this we have a number of greenfield projects to digitize our business and are looking for highly technical developers to help us achieve this goal.

     

    We are a small, highly innovative team, which has full ownership of our systems. This role will provide a great opportunity to develop your technical skills and provide support to help you grow. You will be working together with the business on a daily basis.

     

    Our technology stack consists of Java, Slang (proprietary scripting language), AngularJS, MongoDb and SecDb (proprietary NoSql database) run on an internal cloud. A willingness to learn new languages, technologies and the business will be key to your success in this role.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    • Participate in the design, development, testing and documentation of our systems
    • Work closely with business users and other developers globally
    • Understand the business domain and requirements

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

    • Degree in any STEM subject, such as Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics etc
    • Professional experience coding in any object oriented or functional languages e.g. Java, Javascript, Python, C#, Scala, C++
    • Experience in relational or NoSql databases
    • Strong technical, analytical and communication skills

    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.