• Core Engineering - ETO and Vendor Management - Strategy and Execution - Finance Analyst

    Location(s) US-NJ-Jersey City
    Job ID
    2018-48950
    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

    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.
    The role will be split between 1) managing individual projects, setting best practices for the BU and assisting in the management of the overall portfolio and 2) management of the Technology divisions monthly managed spend, capital spend and headcount activity, oversight of the BU’s financial dashboard and ad-hoc reporting to senior leadership on the Tech divisions financials and headcount. The individual will be expected to be able to become technical enough in any Core Engineering area to have meaningful discussions with lead engineers and product owners.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
    • Planning and ensuring delivery for strategic projects
    • Communicating status to key stakeholders and management
    • Escalating and mitigating execution risks/issues to minimize impacts to the projects
    • Escalating and mitigating execution risks/issues to minimize impacts to the projects
    • Tracking deliverables and risks
    • Driving problem management and engineering solutions
    • Coordinating and reporting on the Core Engineering book of work
    • Managing internal reporting workflow
    • Coordinating with product owners and controllers to receive and review month-end financials and anticipated spend for the current fiscal year
    • Validate, map and ingest monthly financials and headcount data into the BU Financial Dashboard
    • Work alongside developers to maintain, improve and better utilize the Financial Dashboard for reporting to senior management
    • Ad-hoc reporting on headcount and managed & capital spend to management

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    • Bachelor’s degree or above
    • Ability to successfully multitask between many tasks at one time
    • Excellent communication and organizational skills
    • Proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint
    • Experience navigating and manipulating large data sets in excel

    Preferred Qualifications
    • 3+ years’ experience as a project manager
    • General knowledge of finance/accounting: general ledger, managed spend vs capital spend, capitalization & depreciation…

    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.

    © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.