Market Data provides a critical input for all trading decisions that take place at Goldman Sachs.
The Market Data team is responsible for the consumption and timely, accurate distribution of all the real-time and historical data provided by global stock exchanges, brokers and data vendors including Bloomberg and Refinitiv/ Reuters
The plant consists of hundreds of nodes, thousands of application instances, thousands of consumers, with peaks of millions of messages per second.
This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for technology.
We look for engineers, with a growth mindset who are driven to automate and improve.
Essential Skills include solid Network and OS (Linux/Solaris) fundamentals, some SDLC experience (e.g. bash, python, git, svn) and the role would be a good fit for someone who feels they would thrive in a fast-paced, changing environment.
HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
Design, deploy, troubleshoot, patch and fix software and infrastructure while innovating on core platform design and architecture
-Engage with global team to establish and evolve best practice for operational excellence including availability, scalability, reliability, resiliency and performance.
-Solve problems in order of business value and understand technical and business perfection are often competing goals.
-Engage with vendors, exchanges and internal business on impact and delivery of upcoming change
-Gather and analyse metrics from both infrastructure and applications to assist in performance tuning and fault finding
-Positively contribute to continuous technical development of the team, including technical engineering documentation
-Deliver complex, business critical infrastructure projects
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
-Experience as DevOps Engineer, SRE, System Admin or equivalent role, with a desire to learn more.
-Strong understanding of Network and OS (Linux/Solaris) fundamentals.
-Scripting / coding SDLC experience (e.g. bash/python/git/svn)
-An understanding of the operational concerns in a demanding environment; ideally, but not necessarily, finance
-Resilient under pressure, have a mind-set of continuous improvement and desire to provide excellent service.
-Proactive approach to spotting problems, areas for improvement, performance bottlenecks, etc
-Live service monitoring, logging, intelligent alerting, self-healing (network, server and application)
-Maintain live services by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health
-Ability to adapt and be open-minded, without skimping on our core values and standards.
-Driven to eliminate toil by designing/adopting better tools and automation techniques
-Financial markets/ trading business knowledge
-Experience with large scale/ high frequency/low latency distributed applications, e.g. enterprise- messaging, cloud computing.
-Knowledge of market data products eg. Refinitiv (TREP), Vela, Activ Financial, BPIPE
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
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