• Software Engineer - Listed Clearing Engineering

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2019-57794
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Engineering
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Operations Engineering
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    The team is accountable for platform advancement to meet the evolving needs of the global business via rapid software deployment. You will build partnerships with our stakeholders across Trading, Sales, Operations and Engineering to implement effective and creative solutions. The team is distributed across Bengaluru, London, New York, Salt Lake City and Singapore with a diverse set of people, skills and ideas. You will collaborate as part the team, forming strong relationships in a fast-paced environment, continually learning and growing your skills. Neither technology or our business stand still, so you'll grow alongside the team and enjoy a role that rewards multi-tasking, initiative and strong execution.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    • Design, build and maintain high-performance, high-availability, high-capacity platforms for front to back clearing and trade processing functions
    • Understand market and client behaviour, regulations, front to back business and Operations functions
    • Work closely with Trading, Sales, Operations, Engineering teams to define behaviour, functionality and expected outcomes for the products under development
    • Work closely and collaboratively with colleagues across regions

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

     

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • Approx. 2+ years of Core Java development experience (solid understanding of Core Java concepts and Design Patterns). Similar expertise with equivalent object oriented languages also considered (e.g. C++/C#). Desire to build strong and efficient SDLC practices.
    • Approx. 2+ years RDBMS experience (Sybase or UDB preferred - able to write and analyze complex queries with multi-table joins and aggregate functions)
    • Approx. 2+ years OO design/development
    • Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with a hands-on experience of debugging and optimizing code, as well as automation
    • Strong interpersonal skills and drive. Excellent communication skills required, able to contribute to discussions on design and strategy.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS 

    • Unix environment working experience
    • Scripting (Perl/Python/Shell)
    • Test Driven development
    • Tomcat experience a plus
    • Big data technology stack
    • Financial market knowledge
    • RESTful web services

    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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