Software Engineer - Futures Technology

Location(s) UK-MDDSX-London
Job ID
2021-78543
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Software Engineer
Region
EMEA
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
FICC Platform Engineering
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

 WHAT WE DO

The futures engineering team designs, builds and supports the applications used by sales traders and external clients to facilitate the execution, monitoring and booking of futures orders.  Our software provides a robust distributed platform that handles millions of real-time events every day.  We also provide a comprehensive consolidated reference data system for futures, spreads and options instruments.

The technology team are partnering with the business on a significant re-engineering of our technology stack.

 

YOUR IMPACT

Your role as part of the Futures Engineering team will be providing implementation and delivery of critical business systems.

Working full lifecycle to help to deliver key business functionality, from initial requirements and design through to implementation, testing and support. You will be involved in the design and development for new systems, as well as working with the team to maintain, upgrade and decommission existing ones.

You will find yourself in an exciting business area on an ambitious re-engineering roadmap, which will bring many opportunities to work alongside the business, as well as learn new technologies as we evolve our stack for the future.

There is an opportunity to work on web based UI development for those with skills in this area or a desire to learn.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

SKILL / EXPERIENCE

Ideal candidate will have strong programming skills with a passion for delivering high quality software, ideally with experience of working with automated testing tools in an agile development environment

A solid understanding of financial markets would be advantageous though not essential if the candidate has a strong desire to learn.

 

Experience / Skills:

Required

  • Core Java
  • Strong problem solving and analytical thinking skills 

Advantageous but not essential

  • Future Markets Business knowledge
  • Messaging – RabbitMQ
  • Big Data – Hadoop, HBASE
  • Automated Testing, Build and Deployment tools
  • Agile Development
  • Javascript/Typescript – Angular development
  • Full stack development

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.

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