• Engineering - GSAM Technology - Asset Management (Fundamental Equity) Tech - Associate/Vice President - Singapore/Tokyo

    Location(s) SG-Singapore | JP-Minato-ku
    Job ID
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Vice President/Executive Director, Associate
    Asia Except Japan
    Business Unit
    GSAM Technology
    Employment Type



    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.




    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.




    A great opportunity to work in a dynamic front office technology environment, partnering closely with the business to propose, design, develop, enhance and maintain technology solutions to drive the business.  The candidate will participate in the entire software development life cycle from definition of requirements through development, deployment and support. 


     The GSAM Fundamental Equity business manages significant client assets by investing in global markets based on fundamental stock-picking strategies.  The technology team works directly with a number of business groups including Portfolio Managers, Portfolio Implementation and Traders based in Singapore, New York and Tokyo.


    You will collaborate with a global technology team to build applications that enable Portfolio Construction, Trading and Order Management.  You will have the opportunity to work across the entire technology stack, delivering impactful and commercial products for our business.





    Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is one of the world’s leading asset management institutions. GSAM delivers innovative investment solutions managing more than One Trillion US Dollars on a global, multi-product platform. Our products include Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Fund of Funds, Quantitative Strategies, Fixed Income, Fundamental Equity and a Global Portfolio Solutions Business. GSAM Technology is directly aligned to the business. Software is engineered in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, adapting to market and customer needs to deliver robust solutions in an ever-changing business environment.


    GSAM Technology builds on top of cutting edge in-house platforms complimented with a strong focus on leveraging open source solutions.



    • Full stack development with AngularJS, Java and Real Time Systems.
    • Knowledge of Portfolio Construction, Management and analytics
    • Excellent problem solving & software design skills
    • Given a starting portfolio and a target portfolio, generating a set of orders that are compliant to various investment guidelines, leveraging linear programming techniques and industry standard optimizers
    • Using a well-known industry standard concurrency model to build a distributed order management system component to handle real-time electronic trading messages.
    • Process Exchange Fills and Systematic-trader actions using asynchronous event processing engine.
    • Great communications skills.
    • Be a self-starter and a strong team player.



    • 1+ years of software development experience
    • Fluency in Java or other JVM language
    • Clear understanding of data structure algorithms and asymptotic analysis
    • Enthusiastic, proactive and driven individual with high degree of attention to detail
    • Familiarity with core programming concepts and techniques (e.g. concurrency, memory management).
    • Comfort with standard SDLC tools and Continuous Integration paradigms



    • Desire to work in a technical role closely aligned with a front-office trading desk
    • Clear communication skills, both verbally and in writing.
    • Experience developing and maintaining Large-scale, Real-time, distributed system
    • Knowledge of one or more concurrency models (Actor Model, Communicating Sequential Processes, Software Transaction Memory, etc.)
    • Understanding of data structures (trees, hash maps, queues, etc.)
    • Functional programming
    • Active GitHub and/or Stack Overflow profile is a plus
    • Experience developing in a Linux environment
    • Bachelor’s degree / Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field


    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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