• Core Engineering - Digital Experience - User Experience - UX Developer

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
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    Full Time
    Vice President/Executive Director
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    Client Platforms
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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.
    Design and deliver great products that satisfy the firm’s business needs and achieve adoption. Our practitioners have expertise in user research, interaction design, visual design, and front end development. This unique skill set allows us to partner with business and technology teams firm-wide to create applications that are easy to use, engaging, powerful, and competitive.

    The Platform User Experience (UX) team is looking for an experienced web developer. As a member of the UX engineering team, he/she will be responsible for playing a key role in designing, developing and enhancing the Firm’s standard UI framework and its associated products that aim to standardize the experience of web, desktop & mobile applications for a variety of businesses at Goldman Sachs, including Legal, Compliance and Audit. The developer will work with designers to conceptualize and build components and patterns that will be offered as part of the UI framework to application teams across the firm. He/She will be involved in constant and consistent improvement of the framework by researching and learning new trends and technologies. The developer will work on building several applications and tools that support and enhance the framework. He/She will also work with the wider development community to provide guidance on usage of the framework to drive towards high quality and consistency of UI across the firm. He/She must be innovative, analytical and a problem solver. The candidate must have extensive experience working in an agile environment. Must have superior interpersonal skills, excellent communication and organization skills and be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.


    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology with 7+ years of experience in developing web applications

    • Must be an expert in JavaScript with experience on JQuery and Angular
    • Must have strong background developing rich web UI with HTML5 and CSS3
    • Strong communication skills with a track record of working and collaborating with global teams
    • Familiarity with JavaScript testing frameworks like Karma and Jasmine
    • Familiarity with UI packaging using tools like Gulp or Grunt
    • Strong analytical skills with the ability to break down and communicate complex issues, ideas and solutions

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Experience working with ES6, ReactJS, and responsive frameworks like Bootstrap
    • Experience with server-side JavaScript using ExpressJS, NodeJS and NPM
    • Familiarity with SQL and NoSQL databases like Elastic Search
    • An eye for detail and an understanding of user centered design


    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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