• Technology Management & Strategy - Regional Specialist (Application Support)

    Location(s) KR-Seoul
    Job ID
    2018-48377
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director, Associate
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Asia Except Japan
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Tech Management & Strategy
    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 Regional Specialist is a broad application support role which is unique in Asia, mainly focusing on various initiatives such as market related regulation changes, business vendor relationship management, new/existing business analysis, liaising with Application Development teams in hub offices for development and supporting day-to-day. Engineering education background and familiarity with the Korea market products and architecture is prerequisite. Good written and oral communication skills, in both English and Korean is a must.

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

     

    This role gives an opportunity to learn and support a full spectrum of trading applications covering client connectivity, algorithm trading, sales and trading, program trading, exchange connectivity.

     

    The candidate would be expected to perform the following roles ;

     

    Risk Management

    • Notify the business unit of system issues of failures in timely manner
    • Notify the Legal & Compliance of regulatory risk issues in timely manner
    • Run change/incident management process, adhering to local regulations
    • Point of contact for regulatory request data queries

     

    Business Vendor Relationship Management

    • Liaise with the vendors for new business requests or enhancement and Exchange rule or regulatory requirements
    • Investigating and resolving data quality and system stability

     

    Business Relation

    • Work with users for industry or global releases that affects Korea
    • New business initiatives analysis and proposals

     

    Supporting and Coordination of Development

    • Responsible for ready-for-business checks for Korea
    • Proactively monitor trade flows and connections
    • Liaise with App Dev teams for business user, vendor or regulatory driven changes
    • Escalating issues or failures in a timely manner
    • Point of contact for the desk or Federation on day-to-day issues
    • Provide support/guidance on user acceptance or performance testing

     

     

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

    • University education in engineering
    • Have 3-5+ years of experience in financial industry(especially Securities) with market knowledge is preferred
    • Good communication skill in both English and Korean
    • Strong integrity and ownership, ability to lead and work collaboratively across the teams
    • Solid knowledge of Unix/Linux and able to read codes with simple script development skill
    • Good understanding of Equity cash and listed Derivative trading

    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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