• Derivatives Engineer - Equities Technology

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-54749
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Equities Technology
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    Technology is at the heart of our multi-billion dollar business. Our engineers develop lowlatency, scalable, and resilient solutions which drive global equities sales and trading at
    Goldman Sachs.
    Equities Derivatives Engineers design and develop the applications, platforms, and infrastructure used for trading equity options, swaps, and other over-the-counter derivatives such as exotics and structured notes. We solve problems across various domains including:

    • Optimizing our distributed compute farm for risk analytics
    • Implementing automated hedging algorithms
    • Increasing the capacity of our electronic swap trading business
    • Developing modern web applications to automate sales and trading workflows

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
    • Expand and drive the business by using technology to access new client channels
    • Scale rapidly growing business lines through technology and automation
    • Help create a modern derivatives business focused on efficiency, risk management, and client needs

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    • Minimum 2 years of programming experience
    • Clear understanding of algorithms and data structures
    • Familiarity with core programming concepts and techniques (e.g. concurrency, memory management)
    • Comfort with standard SDLC tools, e.g. version control systems, diff-ing tools
    • Strong written and oral communication skills
    • Highly motivated, committed and capable of working to timelines

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Bachelor’s degree / Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field
    • Enterprise development experience
    • Experience with several of the following: Real-time systems; Large-scale, distributed systems; Compilers; Financial engineering; User interface technologies; Modern webstacks; Databases; Functional programming; Test engineering

    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.