• FICC -Strats - Electronic Trading Software Engineer

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2017-40270
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Securities
    Business Unit
    FICC Am Systematic Mkt Making
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    What We Do

     

    We are a global team that develops Credit & Rates trading workflow automation software for the firm and its clients, playing an active role increasing the firm's electronic trading capabilities.  Team members combine engineering expertise, close daily collaboration with trading / sales, and capital markets / client business expertise to deliver solutions that advance the division’s electronic trading goals.

     

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Your Impact

     

    FICC Electronic Trading Software Engineers will participate in all project lifecycle phases: analyze, design, test, research, support & maintain. You will build expertise in front-office e-trading software, capital markets/client service, and trading automation strategies. In addition, you will collaborate closely with traders, salespeople and other strategists. Typical projects include writing software to automate trading workflow, reacting to market developments by covering new trading protocols/product types, and building safety controls into electronic trading systems.

     


    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.

    Basic Qualifications

    • Bachelors, Masters degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar degree
    • 1-6 years of exceptional software engineering experience in Java, C++ or similar language 
    • Strong communication skills

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Strong Java developer
    • Passionate about working within the electronic trading space
    • Existing experience of, or a willingness to learn about, market dynamics and conventions, and of different products’ behaviours and specifications
    • Experience building large-scale distributed systems

     

    Who We Are

     

    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.

    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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