• Senior Software Developer – Client Commission Management

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Business Unit
    S3 Trading Technology
    Employment Type

    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.


    Client Commission Management allows Investment Managers to use a portion of the commission they pay to compensate either the executing broker or third party for eligible research and brokerage services.


    The engineering team is accountable for platform architecture evolution to meet the evolving needs of the business globally. As stewards of critical components in commissions and payments processing, the team is accountable for a high degree of software quality. The team consists of self-guided pragmatic individuals who are motivated to change the status quo in calculated ways.


    As a member of the team, you will play an integral role changing the status quo. The team takes a data driven approach to decision making and you should be willing to participate in the full product lifecycle from requirements gathering, design, implementation, testing, support, and monitoring the production environment..





    • Design, build and maintain a high-performance, high-availability, high-capacity, yet nimble and adaptive platform for post-trade processing.
    • Develop highly reliable data ingestion processes to consume large volumes of data emitted by trading and market data systems.
    • Design distributed computation infrastructure to run parallelized queries over large volumes of data.
    • Use data to guide decision-making, developing or enhancing tools as necessary to collect it.
    • Communication with sales, clients, operations and controllers about new feature requests, explanation of existing features etc.

    Basic Qualifications

    • Bachelors, Master’s, or PhD in computer science, engineering, or similar academic area
    • 6-11 years of professional experience developing robust and scalable systems
    • Experience consolidating, integrating and uplifting applications onto strategic platforms
    • Experience in data driven performance analysis and optimizations.
    • Strong knowledge of object oriented programming, data structures, algorithms and design patterns
    • Interest and knowledge of cloud technologies and tooling
    • Experience developing distributed architecture systems and messaging protocols
    • Strong communication skills and the ability to work in a team

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience in Financial industry


    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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