• Data Intelligence - Reference Data - Reference Data Java Developer

    Location(s) PL-Warsaw
    Job ID
    2018-48693
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Engineering
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Data Intelligence
    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.

    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

     

    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. The Reference Data Technology team is unusual in the breadth of exposure it offers to diverse GS businesses. Our applications and data tend to be integral to the innovation of new products and flows, new markets, and industry initiatives. You will enjoy a diverse range of challenges, and the opportunity to build knowledge and relationships in many parts of the organisation.

    Ongoing exciting initiatives include:

    • Develop robust & resilient data flow replication system of all reference data to the consumers within the Firm using mix of batch and streaming technologies
    • Design & implement solution to ensure quality, timeless and completeness of replicated data

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

     

    We are looking for experienced, well rounded Java developers, with a strong technical and analytical focus who will:

    • Create robust technical platforms based on user requirements to deliver efficient and scalable applications using Java 8, mix of SQL & NoSql database and enterprise messaging technologies – Kafka. TibcoEMS
    • Participate in design and review sessions
    • Provide support for new and existing applications
    • Manage small software development projects from start to finish. 
    • Energy, self-motivation and independence to manage multiple tasks
    • Strong oral and written communication skills
    • Team player, eager to work in a global organization

    Candidates will contribute to strategic system builds and projects driven by business, industry or regulatory needs.  Projects regularly require collaboration with architects, developers and analysts around the globe. A successful candidate is expected to make immediate commercial contribution in hands-on development tasks with Java, while learning other proprietary technologies used in the space.

     

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

    • 5+ years of programming experience in application development in Java or JVM languages
    • Strong database skills (SQL/NoSQL)
    • In-depth knowledge of Java and JVM
    • Solid grasp of OOP and/or functional programming, DDD and design patterns
    • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms and distributed algorithms, and designing for performance and resiliency
    • A track record of detailed technical analysis, architectural and development pattern and familiarity with Software Development Life Cycle and tools
    • Experience of effective team working, on multiple projects and collaborating with a global team
    • Experience of working to tight deadlines in an iterative and fast paced and changing environment
    • Basic understanding of financial products
    • Very strong analytical skills, ability to undertake hands-on investigations, identify trends and anomalies and design and implement appropriate technical solutions

    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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