• Platform Engineer - CIMD - Marcus by Goldman Sachs Engineering

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-53239
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Consumer Banking, Engineering, Technology
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Consumer Tech Integrated Sol
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    CONSUMER (MARCUS BY GOLDMAN SACHS)

    Marcus by Goldman Sachs is the firm’s consumer business, combining the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup with 150 years of experience. Today, Marcus has $50 billion in deposits, $5 billion in loan balances and 4 million customers across our lending and deposits businesses, as well as the personal financial management app, Clarity Money. Through the use of insights and intuitive design, we provide customers with powerful tools and products that are grounded in value, transparency and simplicity. We are backed by our unique team, comprised of individual contributors from leading agile technology companies, fintechs and consumer financial services companies, allowing us to disrupt the industry, while helping consumers take control of their financial lives.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
    • You are energetic, self-directed and self-motivated, able to build and sustain long-term relationships with clients and colleagues
    • Intuitively coalesce towards problems with an open mind, within the context of a team
    • You have exceptional analytical skills, able to apply knowledge and experience in decision-making to arrive at creative and commercial solutions
    • You possess a strong desire to learn and contribute solutions and ideas to a broad team
    • You are independent and comfortable in a fast paced, ambiguous and often multi-directional work environments
    • Manage multiple tasks and use sound judgment when prioritizing
    • Provide digitally-advanced financial products to retail consumers
    • Collaborate with globally-located cross functional team in building customer-centric products
    • Analyze existing software implementations to identify areas of improvement and provide estimates for implementing new features
    • Update and maintain documentation for team processes, best practices, and software runbooks

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    • Minimum 3 years of relevant professional experience
    • B.S. or higher in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
    • 3+ years of experience writing Java APIs
    • Strong proficiency in: Distributed systems, Low-latency services, NoSQL and relational databases
    • Experience building transactional systems and strong understanding of software architecture
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to establish trusted partnerships with product heads, and executive level stakeholders
    • Comfort with agile operating models

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Experience with microservice architecture
    • Experience with Kafka, MongoDB, Spring
    • Experience with AWS
    • Experience in Financial Services or Fintech is a plus

     

     

    CONSUMER AND INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT DIVISION (CIMD)

    The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management (PWM) and our Consumer business (Marcus by Goldman Sachs). We provide asset management, wealth management and banking expertise to consumers and institutions around the world. CIMD partners with various teams across the firm to help individuals and institutions navigate changing markets and take control of their financial lives.

    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.

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