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.
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.
Syndicate Engineering is a front office facing team, collaborating closely with Investment Banking to build business critical platforms used to execute new issue transactions such as IPOs and Bond offerings. Our platforms are used throughout all stages of deal execution including investor indication capture, book building, trade booking, risk management and reporting. We are looking for talented engineers to join our Debt Capital Markets (DCM) team in London.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS Your Accountability & Impact
You bring proven technical expertise ready to take advantage of a variety of technologies to facilitate new application development as part of a global program.
You are enthusiastic and willing to learn. Syndicate Engineering is growing and performing large scale upgrades of our existing application suite; we seek motivated and capable engineers to help us drive through this transformation.
You are passionate about Test Driven Development and applying good test practices and different types of testing to promote rapid, reliable and resilient application development
You are an independent thinker and motivated by having complete product ownership; identifying requirements, design, coding, testing and deployment.
You are ready to contribute to analysis, design and review of software solutions, understanding how our teams fit into the wider technical strategy and how to bring that strategy to bear on the work we do.
You welcome challenges. Your technical expertise will be coupled with superior soft skills, enabling you to partner with our business users directly to translate their needs into innovative technical solutions.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer science or equivalent
4+ years 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 Sybase (or other relational databases) alongside SQL
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
Ability to excel in a global team
Experience using Agile methodologies
Ability to design and build solutions using common Enterprise Integration Patterns
Experience with Apache Camel, Apache Kafka, RabbitMQ (or other event-based messaging) and Dropwizard
Experience with building end-to-end testing frameworks for distributed systems
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.