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.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
You will thrive in a work environment that requires strong problem solving skills and independent self-direction, coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication
Use your strong development skills in the design and development of server-side technical offerings to support the end-
to-end delivery of appropriate platform solutions
Interface with application and development community to analyze and resolve escalations
Continually evaluate the operation of the environment to assist in optimizing and automating through the use of technology
Provide technical guidance on established infrastructure best practices to IT community and business
Partner with engineering teams to understand technology offerings and how they can be applied to solve business problems
Driving strategic initiatives and delivery of key programs of work across Market Data and the broader division
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR
5+ years of software development experience
Strong development background in object oriented programming such as Java and Python (C++ would be a bonus)
Experience working in the full Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) with a focus around Test Driven Development (TDD
Very focused on usability, scalability, maintainability, quality and building for the long term
Analytical, problem solver - ability to articulate thoughts clearly and influence
Used to UNIX / Linux environments and Subversion
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work as part of a global team
Experience developing REST and / or websocket based solutions
Experience developing user interfaces with AngularJS
Experience with distributed system and multi-tier architectures and microservices
Experience with low-latency / high-performance environments
Experience with high-availability systems
A background or understanding of financial markets is a plus