• Operations Technology - CSW Java Developer - London

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2017-38097
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Engineering, Technology
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Operations Engineering
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    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

    YOUR IMPACT

     

    The Client Services & Ledgers Engineering team owns and builds many of the firm’s ledgers, managing billions of dollars of cash and security positions for Goldman Sachs clients on a daily basis.

    Our applications have an enormous impact on the firm, including providing real-time views on balances for our Front Office repo traders, generating historical views of our clients’ collateral positions, identifying exceptions and risks in account positions, and calculating interest payments for our clients. As the platform that centralizes all client transaction and position data, we utilize cutting edge technologies to run hundreds of complex rules on a vast dataset to identify exceptions, risks, opportunities in a high performance environment.

    Our global reach requires a global team, and we have a presence in Singapore, Bengaluru, London, Jersey City and Salt Lake City. We work closely with Operations and other business divisions to enable new products, clients, and markets around the world.

     

    Join us and help to continue the build out of our next generation ledger, exception management and interest calculation platforms.

     

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    • Use the latest technologies and approaches, such as Reactive Programming, RESTful micro-services, Spring Boot, and Kafka to build well-engineered Java applications that advance our next generation platforms
    • Partner with our clients to understand their UX needs, and use HMTL5, CCS3, Angular/REACT and Bootstrap to enhance our UI
    • Get involved in our Big Data platforms, and work with HDFS, Hive and Spark to help improve our data storage, access and analytics processes
    • Collaborate with developers and clients across the globe in a variety of business units
    • Participate in our SDLC; pair programming, reviewing code and providing technical mentoring for other members of our team

     

    SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

    Basic Qualifications

    • 3-7 years of experience with object oriented programming in Java, SQL
    • Analytical skills to perform technical and functional analysis and solve complex problems
    • Strong communication skills to work directly with business/operations stakeholders

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience with RESTful web services, web UIs (e.g. Angular, REACT)
    • Experience with Big Data technologies (e.g. HDFS, Spark, Hive, Akka)

    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.

    © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

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