• Equities Technology - SecDiv CRM - Junior Developer

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2017-41585
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Engineering
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Equities Technology
    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.

     

    OUR IMPACT

     

    FICC Sales and SecDiv CRM Technology are jointly responsible for building and enhancing the systems and processes that support Goldman Sachs’ sales teams. We support over 2,000 Sales people covering more than 12,000 different Clients across all business lines around the world.

    Our platform is a modern web stack built on RESTful services, big data technologies and dynamic compute - using a variety of open-source, commercial, and proprietary technologies.

     

    We have several applications that make this happen:

    • Contact Relationship Management - capturing and understanding client interactions, gathering client feedback
    • Research distribution and readership monitoring
    • Sales initiative tracking and analytics tools
    • Modelling Client, Client Contact and Sales Coverage across the firm

    The last of these is a significant data and system re-engineering project for the team and the firm - we are looking for people to make this a success.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

     

    Show your attention to detail and the best practices while engineering software across all phases of development – analysis, design, build, test, release, and enhance.  Above all, that should be your core competency.

     

    You will move quickly to engineer solutions for the constantly evolving demands of our Sales people and Clients. You will work on strategic initiatives for future business growth, be able to see the big picture and deliver innovative ideas for intellectually changing problems. Demonstrating the ability to do both of these is key to your role.

     

    Our Sales engineering team is distributed between Bengaluru, London and New  York, but we work with Sales and Operations teams in many more locations globally. it's a diverse set of skills, ideas and people. You will collaborate as part of this global team to forming strong relationships and implement solutions based on consensus.

     

    Keep learning and growing your skills. Neither technology nor our business stand still, you'll be expected to grow alongside the team and keep bringing something new to the table. Sales offers a great opportunity to do that and learn about several different business lines.

     

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

     

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • 3-5 years of hands on development experience (Java/Full stack) with exposure to the full software development lifecycle
    • Familiar with OO Programming concepts, design patterns and other software development best practices
    • Experience with JavaScript and at least one web application framework e.g. React/Angular
    • Relational database experience e.g. Sybase, UDB and/or ORM frameworks.
    • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
    • Strong work ethic, a sense of ownership and urgency
    • Strong team player, required to work extensively with other teams both locally and globally
    • Excellent communication skills

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Data visualization & data modelling experience.

    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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