• Associate - IMD113018NVPWM

    Location(s) US-NJ-Jersey City
    Job ID
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Business Unit
    PWM Technology
    Employment Type

    Associate with Goldman Sachs Services LLC in Jersey City, NJ


    Work Schedule: 40 hours per week (9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)


    Duties: Associate with Goldman Sachs Services LLC in Jersey City, NJ. MULTIPLE POSITIONS OPEN. Serve as Senior technical lead and developer in Private Wealth Management (PWM) Technology, responsible for designing and developing highly scalable and resilient data platform and distribution framework. Work with various application teams and business users to define requirements and design solutions for wealth management applications across all asset classes including Equity, Fixed Income & Alternatives. Responsible for using data modelling tools and techniques to create logical models and entity relationships for various applications. Build ETL processes to handle large datasets and implement transformation, enrichment and business rules using big data technologies. Lead small teams through all the stages of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), including providing work estimates and raising critical project issues such as technical/project risks. Design and implement changes to the data processing framework using Java and big data technologies. Build and execute automated testing strategies for existing and new applications. Design, develop and implement centralized highly available and resilient restful services for account, product and portfolio data of PWM clients. Train and mentor analysts and other associates within the team locally and globally. Support the existing system with business users and communicate ideas/ issues clearly and concisely to non-technical users of the system. Schedule and monitor processes using tools such as Autosys, Keep alive and proprietary scheduling tools. Must be willing to work with proprietary technologies for data modeling and building software; no knowledge of proprietary technologies is required pre-hire. Formulate design and implementation requirements in the system following coding best practices and utilizing Object-Oriented programming and design patterns concepts. Ability to occasionally work remotely for support and maintenance and as needed.


    Job Requirements: Master’s degree or Bachelor’s degree (US or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field. Three (3) years of experience if Master’s degree or five (5) years of experience if Bachelor’s degree in the job offered or in a related role. Must have at least three (3) years of experience (if Master’s Degree) or five (5) years of experience (if Bachelor’s Degree) with: Java, including Java collections, Functional programming using lambdas, multithreading and design patterns; Web application technologies, including Rest APIs (POST, GET), Spring framework, JSON, Tomcat, and Apache ZooKeeper; Relational and NoSQL databases, including Memsql, Sybase ASE 15 or higher, Sybase IQ, and Mongo DB; data modelling using tools such as Informatica; working in Unix / Linux environment specifically Red Hat Linux including scripting; Hortonworks Hadoop distribution, including working with the Hadoop stack, such as HDFS, Hive, Yarn, Spark and Map Reduce; Messaging frameworks such as Kafka; data warehousing concepts such as Facts, Dimensions and ETL; domain dealing with asset management and financial data including Equity, Fixed Income, Alternatives and Contractuals (OTC) asset classes; client sub ledger processing and related functions including activity/positions creation, asset allocation, payments, asset servicing, tax lot accounting and client account performance; change management and version control and deployment tools including Jira, SRS, CVS, SVN, Jenkins and sonar; and Waterfall and Agile development practices, including backlog grooming, story creation, sprint planning and tracking. Must have at least one (1) year of experience with technology products such as Opensource Logstash and Kibana for elastic search.


    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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