• Operations Engineering – Regulatory Technology – Reporting Platform Engineer

    Location(s) PL-Warsaw
    Job ID
    2018-47218
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Engineering
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Operations Engineering
    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 


    The Operations Division is the engine room that powers Goldman Sachs, and Operations Technology is driving their industrialization through automation, digitization and orchestration
    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.

     

    Interested in a job now? Have a global impact with Goldman Sachs without moving!

    • Goldman Sachs occupies a state of the art office at the top of the Warsaw Spire. We are hiring people who want to work on extremely interesting challenges with a global impact in the financial sector.   
    • We are building a full service office which is a peer of our other GS offices. You will benefit from working alongside Operations, Finance and HCM divisions all with full ownership for their functions or products.
    • We are hiring for a number of teams that between them are using dozens of the technologies: Java 8, C++, Hadoop, Scala, Elastic, Kafka, Docker, Linux, both SQL & non SQL DB's… to mention a very few.
    • We build a lot, in fact we have 1.5BN lines of code running across a huge infrastructure with 38PB of storage, 550k compute cores and >16 million software changes per month. We also give back to Open Source community (e.g. Eclipse Collections) and stay close to the start-up scene.
    • Our people have complete product ownership: requirements, code, test and deploy. We run a low friction SDLC where you learn from peer code review. You will help us towards our goal of continuous build and cloud deploy everywhere.
    • We care a hugely about our work environment, casual dress code, height adjustable desks and small teams (~5 person) per project within global teams. We like to run a lean & flat structure where everyone is happy to help out.
    • We love to learn and offer a superb training that features free access to Pluralsight, Safari Books, Harvard Business Review and Egghead training platforms. We run internal MOOC (curated learning), soft skills education, women's mentoring program, and London based promotion courses.
    • At GS we have a culture of giving, last year over 25K of our people volunteered on 1600 community projects across the world, this extends locally with support for Warszawa Business Run and IT for SHE women's program.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    • Design and implement new functionalities within the Trade Reporting Gateway – firm’s crucial strategic platform for facilitating external trade reporting under multiple regulatory obligations.
    • Onboard future regulatory initiatives and migrate current flows onto the platform, make targeted enhancements to an existing reporting system to facilitate migrations.
    • Provide technical and functional expertise to a cross-functional engineering team.
    • Work with a near real time, distributed, event-driven system.
    • Build relationships with users and facilitate requirements gathering.
    • Gain a comprehensive understanding of financial instruments across multiple asset classes ranging from high volume FX trades to complex Commodities, Credit, Equities and Interest Rate derivatives.

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR 

     

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • Excellent communication, analytical and problem solving skills
    • Experience in leading development teams with multiple global stakeholders
    • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, mind-set of ownership and excellent follow-through
    • Advanced programming skills in Java
    • Experience in test driven development
    • Experience with near real time transactional systems and event-driven processing
    • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms and designing for performance and resiliency
    • Focus on software quality – ability to write clean code and encourage others to do so
    • Openness for acquiring new skills and learning new technologies

     PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Experience or a strong interest in financial products is a plus
    • Experience with SQL and relational data bases and query optimization
    • Experience in BPMN and user workflow based systems
    • Experience with JavaScript based web development e.g. Angular / ReactJS

    Typical Day:

     

    Analysis: 20-30%

    Dev: 70%

    Support: 10-20%

    Working Style: Agile/Scrum

    User Team Location: Warsaw, Bangalore, London, New York

    Tech Team Location: Warsaw (majority), London, New York

    Direct Team Size: 4-6

     

    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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