Software Engineer - SPG Equities Technology

Location(s) UK-London
Job ID
2020-62307
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Software Engineer
Region
EMEA
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
Equities Technology
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

SECURITIES

 

Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

How You Will Fulfil Your Potential

 

  • The SPG organisation is part of a front to back alignment where engineers are embedded with the revenue generating part of the business. This provides opportunities to partner closely across the SPG organisation to deliver the firm even more effectively and efficiently to our clients.
  • You will be relied upon to be proactive in your approach, managing both daily tasks and a project role
  • You will be building upon both teamwork and communication skills as you become integrated within the team, and will also have the opportunity to develop technical and analytical abilities as you progress on various projects and programmes of work
  • You will have the opportunity to liaise with the global SPG engineering teams and other teams within the Engineering division

 

Skills and Experience We Are Looking For

 

  • Bachelor’s / Master’s degree, preferably in a STEM subject, such as Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics etc.
  • experience in building applications in a commercial environment.
  • A solid understanding of object orientated programming skills (Java, Python, C++, or other OO technology) including data structures and algorithms.
  • A good understanding of the principles behind test-driven development (TDD) with hands-on experience of unit testing
  • Proficient with databases systems; able to write and analyse complex queries with multi-table joins and aggregate functions
  • Able to analyse non-trivial interdependencies between systems and possess excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills with a history of user/team interaction
  • Highly motivated individuals that are committed and capable of working to timelines
  • Interest or experience in financial services and trading businesses is expected

 

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS


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.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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