• Software Engineer – IBD Banker Suite Technology

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2019-54632
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Engineering
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    IBD Technology
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    Investment Banking

     

    Our division works on some of the most complex financial challenges and transactions in the market today. Whether advising on a merger, providing financial solutions for an acquisition, or structuring an initial public offering, we handle projects that help clients at major milestones. We work with corporations, pension funds, financial sponsors, and governments and are team of strong analytical thinkers, who have a passion for producing out-of-the-box ideas.

     

    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.

     

    Banker Suite Engineering is a front office facing team, collaborating closely with Investment Banking to build business critical platforms to improve banker productivity.

    We are looking for talented engineers to join our Banker Suite Engineering team in London.

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    YOUR ACCOUNTABILITY AND IMPACT

     

    We are looking for a creative, innovative and enthusiastic individual to lead the team here in London and undertake development across all tiers of our business-facing systems. Your responsibilities will include:

    • Working with the business to transform/digitise/automate end-to-end investment banking deal-related activities across the Banker Suite, working collaboratively with other global technology teams across the firm.
    • You will leverage agile methodologies and be responsible for product delivery ensuring quality and meeting timelines
    • You will lead by example and will be expected to spend at least 70% of your time writing code
    • You are responsible for ensuring your own team efficiently uses the current technology stack that includes React, Node.js, AngularJS, Typescript, Java, Mongo DB, SQL Server, Sybase etc. on Microservices architectures. We value code reviews, TDD, metrics, Quality is paramount!
    • You will be responsible for coaching the team on the technologies mentioned above and any others which are incorporated along the way
    • We encourage candidates to bring new ideas and technologies to the table. Our goal is to foster innovation!

     SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

     

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer science or equivalent
    • 5+ years hands-on development experience having a successful track-record of delivering quality code
    • Recent hands-on experience with Java, RESTful services, JAX-RS(Jersey), Spring, Hibernate, ReactJS/AngularJS (or other UI frameworks) in a test-driven environment
    • Exposure to a relational database environment
    • Experience with building and maintaining a micro-service based distributed architecture
    • Experience in implementing automated tests through test driven development
    • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Experience using Agile methodologies

    • Experience with Microsoft Office Web Addin development

    • Experience with event based messaging systems (e.g. RabbitMQ, Kafka, JMS )

    • Experience with any of Drop wizard, Spring Boot or Vertx

    • Experience with building end-to-end testing frameworks for distributed systems

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

    We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

    We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



    © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2020. All rights reserved.
    Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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