• Senior Java Developer - Futures Technology

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-54411
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    FICC Technology
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    Fixed Income, Currency, and Commodities (FICC) Technology plays a key role in the firm’s
    ability to help institutional clients buy and sell financial instruments on liquidity venues
    around the world, an important revenue driver for the firm. In FICC Technology we use both open source industry standard and internal proprietary technologies to build cutting edge platforms for pricing, execution, and control over each of these millions of transactions.
    The futures engineering team designs, builds and supports the applications used by sales traders to facilitate the execution, monitoring and booking of client futures orders.
    The technology team are partnering with the business on a significant re-engineering of our technology stack.
    Your immediate role as part of the Futures Engineering team will be to own significant business deliverable and projects working full lifecycle to help to deliver key business functionality, from initial requirements and design through to implementation, testing and support. You will be involved in the design and development for new systems, as well as working with the team to maintain, upgrade or decommission existing ones.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
    • You will find yourself in an exciting business area on an ambitious re-engineering roadmap, which will bring many opportunities to work alongside the business, as well as learn new technologies as we evolve our stack for the future, There is an opportunity to work on web based UI development for those with skills in this area or with a desire to learn them.

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    • Minimum 6 years of Java experience
    • Familiarity & experience with testing frameworks (JUnit/FitNesse) and concepts (Test Driven Development, Regression testing).
    • Ideal candidate will have strong programming skills with a passion for delivering high quality software, ideally with experience of working with automated testing tools in an agile development environment
    • Initiative/Ownership - The candidate must be self-motivated, with the ability to find creative solutions
    • Good communication & Analytical skills with a strong desire to learn
    • A successful track record of managing projects and/or people.

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Financial Products experience
    • Experience with web technologies like AngularJS , JavaScript, REST and HTML
    • Messaging – RabbitMq

    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.

    © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2019. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.