• Software Engineer - Credit Risk Technology - Risk Applications

    Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Job ID
    2019-54193
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Risk Engineering
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    Credt Risk manages the systems that facilitate the business of Credit Risk Management and Advisory (CRMA), the team that is responsible for sales and counterparty credit risk management and rating agency advisory for investment banking partners. Maintains a scenario stress testing engine that is used in a variety of risk and capital calculations as well as applications to allow for the effective risk management of firm counterparties.


    Are you interested in learning about finance, or expanding what you already know into risk management across a broad range of financial instruments, while staying close to your roots as a software engineer? A role in Finance Engineering in our Credit Risk Technology team offers an exciting opportunity to apply computer science, finance, and mathematics to solve for what the firm requires in efficiently managing counterparty credit risk. We are looking to fill a Vice President level position whose responsibilities include project elaboration, prioritization, and execution for automating business processes in the Risk Division. You must code in this role. Projects will be focused on evaluating counterparty credit quality and calibrating limits for risk appetite.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
    • Identify and map manual business processes into automated workflows
    • Collaborate with users and fellow engineers to develop value-added solutions to automated business processes
    • Implement commercial solutions focusing on rapid delivery and frequent iterations, while maintaining best-practices within SDLC guidelines
    • Providing technical direction and leadership to junior engineers

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    • Bachelors degree or higher in a STEM field, with an interest in finance
    • Java development experience, including a clear understanding of data structures, algorithms, software design and core programming concepts
    • Excellent communication skills with the ability to adjust style to the audience
    • Strong problem solving and analytical thinking skills
    • Can apply an entrepreneurial approach and passion to problem solving and product development
    • Comfortable with working globally in a dynamic, fast-paced environment including multi-tasking, managing multiple stakeholders and working as part of a team

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Proficient at working with large and complex code bases
    • Experience with Business Process Modeling and Camunda BPMN
    • Familiarity with credit risk (or like) concepts

    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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