Engineering - Quality Assurance - Technical Quality Assessments - Vice President - New York

US-NY-New York
Job ID
2017-38504
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Vice President/Executive Director
Function(s)
Technology
Americas
Division
Technology
Quality Assurance Engineering
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

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.

 

YOUR IMPACT

 

Quality Engineering Platform team is a global, multi-disciplinary team responsible for researching, designing, testing and building world-class tools, practices and systems used across Goldman Sachs. Partnering with colleagues from across the technology and business teams, QE solves critical problems, strengthens essential systems and provides training and internal consultancy on quality of software engineering and testing.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Partner with Technology senior leaders across the firm to conduct technical application assessments in terms of the quality, stability, scalability, resiliency and testing. Identify areas requiring uplift and provide specific actionable recommendations. 
  • Apply sound technical knowledge and judgement to arrive at creative and commercial solutions for complex engineering problems.
  • Provide specific technical guidance including detailed advice, code snippets/examples and proof of concept applications.
  • Engage early on in large projects to drive adoption of technical best practices from the beginning.
  • Collaborate on enhancements to SDLC and Runtime platforms in order to drive quality best practices.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience with designing and building complex enterprise solutions through the full Software Development Lifecycle – including requirements management, implementation, test automation and production deployment.
  • Experience with managing runtime setup of complex applications – including setting up automated monitoring, alerting and escalation processes.
  • In-depth understanding of enterprise systems architecture patterns and their applicability for different scenarios and use cases.
  • Strong programming skills in one or more languages such as Java, JavaScript, C++, Python, Scala.
  • Experience with testing strategies and test automation tools.
  • Excellent Communication skills, ability to build and sustain long term relationship with engineering partners.

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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