Hadoop System Admin – Compliance Engineering

Location(s) PL-Warsaw
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
Vice President/Executive Director
Business Unit
Surveillance Analytics
Employment Type




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.


  • Manage and maintain Hadoop clusters for uninterrupted job
  • Check, back-up, and monitor the entire system, routinely
  • Ensure that the connectivity and network are always up and running
  • Plan for capacity upgrading or downsizing as and when the need arises
  • Manage HDFS and ensure that it is working optimally at all times
  • Secure the Hadoop cluster in a foolproof manner
  • Regulate the administration rights depending on the job profile of users
  • Add new users over time and discard redundant users smoothly
  • Have full knowledge of HBase for efficient Hadoop administration
  • Be proficient in Linux scripting and also in Hive, Oozie, YARN, Flink, and HCatalog

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field: Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering
  • Knowledge about popular design patterns and algorithms
  • Excellent programming skills in Java, C++, Scala, or a similar programming language
  • Experience in designing/developing end-to-end solutions, scalable and reliable systems, with a focus on APIs / modularity
  • Track record of influence with Senior Stakeholders
  • Efficient and effective communication skills


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in financial industry and compliance or risk functions
  • Experience working with scalable search engine (processing billions of documents)
  • Experience working with largest knowledge graph (with millions of vertices / billions of edges)



At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

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