Technology, Management & Strategy, Business Enablement, Development Engineer, Associate, London

UK-London
Job ID
2017-39050
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Technology
EMEA
Division
Technology
Tech Management & Strategy
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

TECHNOLOGY

 

Our team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide real-time access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.

 

OUR IMPACT

 

Our team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide real-time access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.

 

The Business Enablement team consists of Project Managers, Business Analysts, Solution Architects and Engineers.  The team focuses on large, complex projects with cross-divisional impact which provide a platform to advance the firm’s strategic functional and technical architectures.   Engineers in the team collaborate closely with business and technical colleagues across the firm to solve challenging technical problems and deliver key architecture and business functionality.

 

YOUR IMPACT

 

Do you want to work in a team which implements solutions to some of the firm’s most complex business problems?   The Business Enablement team is looking for an individual to join a team of 5-6 engineers driving and implementing strategic technical strategies across a diverse range business initiatives.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL 

  • Participate in the full software development lifecycle for systems written with Java, SQL, RESTful web services, JMS messaging and Big Data solutions

  • Design, develop, test and deliver highly performant and resilient client and server-side systems in an agile, and fast-moving environment

  • Form strong client relationships with business, and other technology groups

  • Through continuous learning, continue to contribute new ideas and opinions to the organisation

  • Maintain a focus on quality, attention to detail, communication and delivery to tight timescales

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR 

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field

  • 3+ years’ commercial software development experience with Java, ideally Java 8

  • Experience of an enterprise DBMS (ideally Sybase or DB2)

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise work effectively

  • Motivated to deliver outstanding technology solutions in a dynamic business environment

  • Strong sense of ownership and driven to manage tasks to completion

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Experience of Agile development practices

  • Experience working in a financial services firm

  • Knowledge of open source frameworks (Spring, Spark)

  • Experience with ElasticSearch and Kibana

  • Experience with technologies in the Hadoop stack

  • Experience of messaging systems such as Tibco EMS or Apache Kafka

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.


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Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

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