• Core Engineering - API Engineering Platform Developer - Sky

    Location(s) SG-Singapore
    Job ID
    2019-57275
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Asia Except Japan
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Deployment and Runtime
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB


    What We Do
    At Goldman Sachs, our engineers solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems in financial services via collaboration and innovation. We build parallel systems, analyzes oceans of data, architect and implement scalable and reliable infrastructure, proactively guard against cyber threats, and continuously deliver technology solutions to connect people and capital for a better economy.

    Engineering division 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 and lead technology possibilities? Start here.

    Who We Are
    The Digital Strategy Group will help deliver the firm's vision of "One Goldman Sachs" by unifying the institutional client experience, creating a product-first API ecosystem and implementing a consolidated approach for external digital experiences across Goldman Sachs.

    API Engineering within the Digital Strategy Group are responsible for building out an API economy for Goldman Sachs, with an API-first approach. We architect and implement API publishing service, catalog service, management platform, data analytics, and API finance.

    As a developer on this team, you will be an essential part of this new and exciting new initiative. You will enable new businesses and reshape evolving businesses. We will together transform the financial technology landscape, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
    As part of our global API Engineering you will work on various components as a Software Engineer. Your role includes specification, development, as well as the testing and rollout of new features. You are expected to contribute to the vision, understand our product roadmap, integrate business value with experience and contribute to building an engineering culture within the team. We expect the successful candidate to deliver high quality software and to be passionate about software engineering. You must have a proficient understanding of software development concepts. A good understanding of Cloud concepts is needed. You will also be responsible to develop easy to support software and liaise with our SRE (Site Reliability Engineering) team to factor in their requirements.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
    • Architect and implement API management ecosystem, including development, publish, deployment, data analytics, monitoring and cost modelling
    • Define guidelines and best practices in API development, standard and lifecycle management
    • Engage with business teams to provide timely end-to-end delivery of technology solutions
    • Partner with cloud providers such as AWS, GCP and Azure to shape the future of public cloud services for finance industry

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    • Strong technical ability, willing to learn and evolve your skills with advances in technology
    • Team player, eager to work and collaborate in a global rapidly developing organization
    • Programming expertise in one or more of the following languages: C++, Java, Python, JavaScript
    • Strong leadership skills, motivates team members and manage projects
    • Analytical mindset, creativity and commercial focus
    • Judgment to prioritize and escalate issues as needed
    • Strong oral and written communication skills

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Bachelor or Advanced Degree in Computer Science or related field
    • Knowledge and experience of cloud technologies and tooling
    • Experience with API development, data analytics platforms and tools
    • Technical leadership experience of 2+ years

    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., 2020. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

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