Engineering - HCM & Comp Acctg & Services Technology - Project Nucleus - Associate - Jersey City

US-NJ-Jersey City
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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.


Job Summary & Responsibilities:


HCM Technology is a global team responsible for researching, designing, testing and building world-class applications and practices across the Goldman Sachs People Function. Partnering with the business, the group solves critical problems, leveraging the latest web technology stacks, driving decisions through machine learning/data analytics, whilst ensuring and promoting a culture of quality software engineering.


We are looking for a Java Developer (up to 7yrs experience) with the following roles and responsibilities:


  • Design and develop application using Java/J2EE technologies.
  • Working on SOA platform and latest web technologies
  • Experience encompassing the full SDLC across a variety of architectural stacks.
  • Business and functional analysis of applications
  • Support application development among a team of people located globally


Interpersonal Skills:

  • An aptitude and interest in both technology and business
  • The ability to communicate with managers and team members globally
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly motivated. Willingness to take initiative and work independently
  • Understand and articulate the functional and technical impact of any change


Technical Skills:

  • Good understanding of Java/J2EE concepts
  • Experience with some ORM frameworks (e.g. Hibernate/Mybatis)
  • Basic understanding on Web services and SOA architecture
  • Experience with Web technologies (e.g. Angular/Java script/Jquery)
  • Knowledge on Database concepts and be able to write basic to medium complex queries.
  • Good Analytical and Problem solving skills



  • Experience with HR systems



  • BE/M Tech with up to 7 years of experience on Java/J2EE development.


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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