Goldman Sachs & Co. Operations - Business Architecture & Change Management - Capability Development & Management - Associate - Warsaw in Warsaw, Poland


YOUR IMPACT Are you looking to use your product management skills to lead a diverse slate of high priority initiatives while expanding your leadership skills and visibility across the entire global Goldman Sachs organization? Our Business Architecture and Change Management team is seeking a professional who is looking to collaborate with an ever changing cadre of stakeholders to deliver projects ranging from strategic to regulatory and from stability ensuring to revenue generating. You will not only utilize but be able to evolve some of the latest data visualization technologies and business analysis tools while driving product development to ensure that the projects across the firm are able to utilise these capabilities and deliver high customer satisfaction. OUR IMPACT Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to deliver banking, sales and trading and asset management capabilities to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and control to preserve and enhance the firm’s assets and its reputation. For every trade agreed, every new product launched or market entered, every transaction completed, it is Operations that develops the processes and controls that makes business flow. Business Architecture & Change Management (BACM) is a global cross-Operations team that acts as a center of change and project management excellence for Operations. BACM plans and executes Operations projects with significant risk and / or strategy implications in partnership with business units and technology. Applied Platform Solutions and Services (APSS) Capability Development & Management team leads high priority, cross-Operations initiatives, addressing key strategic issues and functional architecture. In close partnership with Operations and Technology managers, Capability Development & Management helps to shape and implement operations’ global technology strategy to meet business goals. Capability Development & Management aids in ensuring technology investments deliver efficiencies and control, and balances tactical and strategic spend.


HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL Provide support for priority cross-operations strategic initiatives, including analysis, business requirements, senior management communications and program execution• Support all phases of major initiative development from concept through tangible deliverables, resulting in multi-year implementation plans for significant segments of Operations’ strategic architecture• Interact comfortably with stakeholders and other constituents at all levels in Operations and Technology• Create and manage project plans for product enhancements and related project initiatives• Partner with Operations business units to assess and streamline processes in order to mitigate risk or control issues and generate efficienciesBasic QualificationsGraduate or of graduate calibre• Associate: Minimum of 4 years’ experience in investment banking operations and business analysis/project execution• Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project• Detailed experience of BPM software, preferably Signavio• Six Sigma or LEAN qualifications would be preferablePreferred Qualifications• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills both written and oral; confident in interaction with all levels of employees and navigating organizations• Ability to rapidly assimilate complex concepts and form practical solutions• Be highly collaborative, team orientated and a strong consensus builder • Self-motivated and well organized. Proven track record; ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritise accordingly and make decisions as required• Strong background in product management and strategy and good numerical analytical ability• Background in technology including understanding of technology architecture would be an added advantage• Able to build and manage relationships between various user groups, technologists, and management

Job ID 2017-37413

Schedule Type Full Time

Level Associate

Function(s) Operations

Location(s) PL-Warsaw

Region EMEA

Division Operations

Business Unit Client Service Operations

Employment Type Employee