• Pega Architect - Consumer Tech

    Location(s) US-TX-Richardson
    Job ID
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Business Unit
    Consumer Banking Technology
    Employment Type

    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.
    Consumer and Commercial Banking (CCBD)
    Consumer and Commercial Banking brings innovative solutions to traditional banking activities. We are a global team of lenders, investors, risk managers, skilled marketers, web experts and banking specialists. We provide a suite of solutions to help our customers meet their personal financial goals. We make direct investments in, and risk manage, a portfolio of corporate loans and securities. And we help transform distressed communities through investments and loans of private capital.

    Digital Finance
    Digital Finance, a business unit within CCBD, is comprised of the firm’s digitally-led consumer businesses, which include the Marcus deposits and lending businesses, as well as the personal financial management app, Clarity Money. Digital Finance combines the strength and heritage of a 148-year-old financial institution with the agility and entrepreneurial spirit of a tech start-up. Through the use of machine learning and intuitive design, we provide customers with powerful tools that are grounded in value, transparency and simplicity to help them make smarter decisions about their money.


    • Goldman Sachs has recently adopted BPM development platforms such as Pega for custom app development.
    • GS is looking for a Pega Application engineer to build business-critical case management and business process automation apps that will enable us to provide an industry leading customer experience.
    • The candidate will be responsible for a wide breadth of technical delivery for various customer service applications.
    • The role will be hands-on with architecture planning, process model design, integrations, and general implementation of Pega components. In addition, the role will provide production support, perform root cause analyses, and address defects.
    • The candidate should be comfortable working with agile development methodology and contribute estimates to the planning process. Knowledge of consumer banking is not essential but may provide the candidate with some advantage.

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software engineering, related discipline, or the equivalent in demonstrable work experience
    • In depth experience with Pega 7 platform implementation, knowing all aspects of the product and delivery methodology
    • Experience in developing and managing Workflows, User Interfaces, Activities, Utility and Decision rules
    • Experience with using APIs to integrate the Pega platform with other micro-services
    • Proficient with Java, SQL, and Web Services
    • Well versed with Integrations using PRPC and has designed integration components for frameworks specific to Consumer Banking
    • Must have working knowledge on Performance Tuning (PAL, Log Analyzer, DB Tracer/Preflight)
    • Design and implement complex enterprise integrations with industry standard technologies such as LDAP, Active Directory, Security and other internal systems in the enterprise
    • Experience working on Agile projects
    • Experience with REST/SOAP web service integration

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Experience in the Financial Services domain
    • Experience with integrations using Connectors
    • Perform architecture design reviews and code reviews to validate best practices
    • Experience with implementation on the Pega Cloud
    • JIRA Experience/knowledge
    • Experience with working on the Collections/Disputes Pega frameworks


    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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