• Data Intelligence - Enterprise Reference Data - Software Engineer

    Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Job ID
    2019-53641
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Enterprise Platforms
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    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. We are recruiting highly motivated individuals for software development roles on the Enterprise Reference Data Engineering Team, based in New York/SLC/London/Warsaw/Bengaluru/Tokyo. Effectively leveraging financial market data to drive business is the key for successful financial services that firm provides to its customers, and working with massive volumes of data quickly is a differentiator. It gives firm the opportunity to respond more quickly to changes, gain deeper insights and forecast capabilities. The challenges related to use the data to drive innovation and customer experience are even greater. Our team builds platforms and technology solutions to model, source, and distribute the data including clients, accounts, financial products and prices to all of firm systems. We are an accelerator and enabler for business, making them more effective at managing and optimizing consumption of reference data, abstracting client, market and regulatory changes through innovative solutions. Our team is made of software developers and technical product owners with deep technical skills and an affinity for creating solutions with the potential for enterprise-wide impact.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
    • You will be part of the technology function for Enterprise Reference Data, focusing on building data sourcing, controls and distribution architecture that enables the business to operate efficiently with the data
    • You should be able to quickly build visualizations on top of Sybase / DB2 / Hadoop data to meet business needs, as well as be the thought leader to influence functional heads on new and innovate ways to visualize data that will help drive business value
    • You will help design data architecture to enhance existing pipelines as well as build feeds for new data sources
    • You will participate in data architecture decisions and partner with technology teams to implement data products in production systems.
    • You will work closely with business partners and technology leaders to evaluate new BI tools that can further enhance the business’ ability to analyze data
    • You should be able to commercialize data products and influence leadership on the value of these products
    • This is a wide open opportunity for a motivated individual to use their skills to drive change in a high-visibility, challenging environment

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering, Computer Science or related disciplines
    • 6-10 years of software industry experience with strong analytical and problem solving skills
    • Hands on experience in one of the mainstream programming language (Java, C++, etc.) using object-oriented design techniques and best practices
    • Basic understanding of distributed and scalable system design
    • Experience in working with SQL/NoSQL data stores
    • Experience of test-driven development, hands on experience with testing frameworks such as JUnit.
    • Proficiency in using advance data structures and algorithms
    • Experience working with business or Clients to transform requirements into software solutions
    • Good communication and interpersonal skills.

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Hands-on experience with the Hadoop or any big data platform and one or more mainstream programming languages (Python, Java, C, Scala, C++, etc.)
    • 2 years’ experience dealing with data (structured or unstructured)
    • 1 years’ experience in fintech industry
    • Experience in designing, building and maintaining distributed and large-scale applications
    • Experience working in a start-up business or a new business line within a larger organization is preferred
    • Experience in building data products from ideation to implementation
    • Web services development: RESTful APIs; Swagger; Jersey; Glassfish
    • Hands-on experience working with Linux and basic scripting (Bash)

    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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