Goldman Sachs & Co. Technology, Operations Technology, Control Engineering Trade Tracker Platform Lead, Vice President, London in London, United Kingdom

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

TECHNOLOGYOur team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide real-time access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.

The Operations Division is the engine room that powers Goldman Sachs. Operations Engineering is driving their industrialization through automation, digitization, and orchestration.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

RESPONSIBILITIES

As a control engineer, you will be responsible for being part of a team building out control implementations and tooling to allow preventative, longitudinal, bilateral, and detective controls to be supported in our end-to-end architecture across Operations Engineering. You will be working with a team based in Warsaw, Bangalore, London, and New York and engaged in all stages of software development from requirements gathering to development and deployment. We run an Agile (Scrum) team with iterative feedback loops with our clients and continual improvement of the team's processes. We are looking for talented engineers who have an insatiable appetite for learning, passionate about building commercial/innovative solutions, and developing highly effective teams.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • Driven with strong analytical, design, and architecture skills

  • Ability to efficiently work within a global team

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Good team player and good interpersonal skills

  • Self starter and able to work in a high paced environment

  • Must be willing to handle first line support calls

  • Maintain a focus on quality, attention to detail, communication, and delivery to tight timescales

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience in developing Core Java and database applications

  • Strong skills in Web services, JDBC, Spring, Hibernate (or similar ORM), Design Patterns & solid skills in XML

  • Strong OO design skills and experience

  • Familiarity with testing frameworks (JUnit/TestNG/Mokito/Fitnesse/Cucumber) and concepts (Test Driven Development, Regression and Parametric Testing) Strong working knowledge of RDBMS (Sybase/DB2) skills including transact SQL

  • Strong Linux/Unix skills including scripting (shell), and Maven

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong working knowledge of Big Data Solutions (Elastic Search, Hadoop) includes MapReduce, Hive, and Spark

  • Webapp development using HTML5/AngularJS

  • Knowledge of Business Process Management solutions such as JBPM

  • Knowledge of financial markets would be an advantage

  • Knowledge of workflow solutions using BPMN (jBPM, Camunda)

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., 2017. All rights reservedGoldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

Job ID 2017-24868

Schedule Type Full Time

Level Vice President/Executive Director

Function(s) Technology

Location(s) UK-London

Region EMEA

Division Technology

Business Unit Operations Engineering

Employment Type Employee