Engineering - IMD Technology - GSAM - Associate - Bengaluru

Location(s) IN-Bengaluru
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Schedule Type
Full Time
Business Unit
GSAM Technology
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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.


Job Summary & Responsibilities:


This role will provide you with the following opportunities:

  • Engineer highly-available trading systems to handle large volumes of cash equity and futures orders in an event-driven framework
  • Partner with the business to develop scalable systems that reduce transaction costs and operational risk, and scale the business function to the rest of the GSAM businesses
  • Develop trading systems for over-the-counter instruments that allow the global trading team to trade new instruments with a comprehensive workflow, including capture of quotes, evidence of best execution, and trading controls
  • Work with portfolio managers, traders, middle and back office teams in engineering trade flows for new products.
  • Belong to a global team of energetic technology professionals, who have a passion to build resilient trading/risk management systems.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2 to 3 years of industry experience programming in Java or equivalent
  • Clear understanding of algorithms and optimization
  • Familiarity with core programming concepts and techniques (e.g. concurrency, memory management)
  • Comfort with standard SDLC tools, e.g. version control systems, diff-ing tools
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Enthusiastic, proactive and driven individual with high degree of attention to detail

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the financial industry (especially in asset management) is a preference, but not a requirement for the position


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.

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