• Front Office Trading OMS Engineer (Software Developer) - Equities Technology APAC

    Location(s) HK-Hong Kong
    Job ID
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Asia Except Japan
    Business Unit
    Equities Technology
    Employment Type

    Technology is at the heart of our multi-billion dollar business. Our engineers develop lowlatency, scalable, and resilient solutions which drive global equities sales and trading at Goldman Sachs. At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don’t just make things – we make things possible. We 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. Our culture is one of teamwork, innovation and meritocracy. We often say our people are our greatest asset and we take pride in supporting each colleague both professionally and personally. From collaborative work spaces and mindfulness classes to working from home and flexible work options, we offer our people the support they need to reach their goals in and outside the office.


    Goldman Sachs has launched an initiative to become the top provider in equities trading by building superior technology and delivering high quality products. This vision is a multi-year investment in people, platforms and products. Join the team, and participate in the development and launch of best in class products for top clients across the industry. We are looking for eager, nimble and ambitious engineers to join our growing team of visionaries, and drive Goldman Sachs to achieve and exceed our goals.


    The Equity One Delta Engineering Team is primarily responsible for the design, development and maintenance of high availability, high performance mission critical systems for trading across the globe. A highly motivated developer will receive exposure to a fast paced environment covering program trading, shares, synthetics and derivatives sales and trading businesses, spanning functional domains including listed execution, electronic merchandising, order management and trading controls. As an engineer in One Delta, your focus will be on the development of both front-end and server-side applications to bring efficiency to equities sales & trading desk workflows. You will work on various high-profile business initiatives that increase revenue opportunities. You will be involved in planning highly visible trading events such as IPOs, index rebalances, and large block trades – these are the bread and butter of an equities trading franchise that deals in billions of dollars of trades, day-in, day-out.


    • Partner with sales and trading desks to bring innovative solutions that enhance our client experience and expand revenue channels.
    • Apply best practices to engineer highly reliable and scalable systems to support the growing demands of the Equities Trading business.
    • Bring an inquisitive mind and strong problem solving skills to question status quo processes and architect optimized workflows.

    • 3 to 10 years of industry experience programming in a compiled language (e.g. C, C++, Java)
    • Clear understanding of algorithms and data structures
    • Familiarity with core programming concepts and techniques (e.g. concurrency, memory management)

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Bachelor’s degree / Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field
    • Experience developing in a Linux or UNIX environment
    • Experience with several of the following: Real-time systems, large-scale, distributed systems, event-driven systems, resiliency/reliability architecture patterns, modern web stacks, functional programming, test engineering



    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

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