• Senior Linux Engineer - Electronic Trading Platform - S3 Trading Technology

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2019-51982
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Engineering
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    S3 Trading Technology
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    The Electronic Trading Platform function operates in partnership with Securities Engineering and Platform Engineering teams. It is responsible for the design, development and support of infrastructure solutions for low-latency colocation environments as well as other specialized requirements in Securities Division defined client facing zones.

     

    At Goldman Sachs, our culture is one of teamwork, innovation and meritocracy. We often say our people are our greatest asset and we take pride in supporting each colleague both professionally and personally.  From collaborative work spaces and mindfulness classes to working from home and flexible work options, we offer our people the support they need to reach their goals in and outside the office

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    • Planning and ensuring delivery for strategic projects
    • Escalating and mitigating execution risks/issues to minimize impacts to the projects
    • Leveraging technology and tools to streamline processes
    • Tracking incidents and deliverables
    • Driving problem management and engineering solutions

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

     

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS 

    • Linux system administration skills
    • Experience with a configuration management system, such as CFEngine, Salt, Chef, or Puppet
    • Scripting skills w/ Python, BASH, and various other Linux tools
    • Extensive experience, with mixture of design, operations and deployment
    • Extensive experience with vendor & client onboarding
    • Strong communication (verbal and written) and analytical/problem-solving skills
    • Hands on operational experience of delivering business solutions from concept to production ready
    • Proficient in the use of task management tooling such as JIRA, Confluence, SharePoinT

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelor’s degree or above
    • Proficient in Excel for modeling data
    • Proficient in PowerPoint to visually represent the data and communicate the key points
    • Requirements elicitation and specification, breaking down activities into component tasks
    • Ability to coordinate and track aspects of onboarding new clients and connectivity, deploying new network infrastructure, executing platform upgrades/enhancements in an enterprise environment
    • Understanding of network design, including routing protocols – BGP, OSPF, etc

    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., 2019. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.