• Platform - Cloud Platforms - Compute/Infrastructure Engineer

    Location(s) US-NJ-Jersey City
    Job ID
    2017-37925
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Platform
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

     

    YOUR IMPACT 

     

    Mid to senior level engineer within the Deploy and Run Platform business unit will be responsible for evaluating, designing, and implementing complete infrastructure solutions from scratch. You'll be working within a global team on cutting edge hardware, operating systems, Hypervisors, Linux containers, networks and storage to build out our next generation computing solution.  This is a hands-on role with an emphasis on automating the complete infrastructure from scratch.  We are looking for a result oriented, self-starter who will be able to dive deep into problems and think outside of the box to create production ready solutions.

    OUR IMPACT

    What We Do

    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.

    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.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    • Design state of the art wide scale data destruction recovery solution 
    • Choose, design an implement cutting edge scalable technologies

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

     

    Basic Qualifications

    • CS Degree or equivalent 
    • Minimum of 5 years of experience with either Linux operating systems (Red Hat, Ubuntu, etc. ) and/or hardware virtualization / hypervisor / VM technologies from VMware, Microsoft and/or Linux (Xen or KVM) 
    • Solid understanding of operating systems (Linux and Windows) and x86 hardware 
    • Proficiency in scripting using Perl, Python or Ruby

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Strong written and verbal skills 
    • Knowledge of Web Services / RESTful API creation and integration 
    • Knowledge of related storage and IP network technologies
    • Experience with public cloud technologies - Amazon AWS, OpenStack, CloudStack or Microsoft Azure 
    • Experience with UNIX configuration management solutions - CFEngine, Puppet, Chef, Ansible or Salt 
    • Understanding of storage platforms 
    • Understanding of networking concepts and experience with host based firewalls 
    • Understanding of critical infrastructure functions like dns/dhcp/directory services/kerberos etc.

    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.

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