• GS Software Engineer

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Analyst, Associate, Vice President/Executive Director
    Business Unit
    Risk Management
    Employment Type



    What We Do

    At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don’t just make things – we make things possible.  Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas.  Solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for our clients.  Join our engineering teams that build massively scalable software and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions, proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learning alongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action.  Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.


    Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global strategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking and immediate, real solutions.  Want to push the limit of digital possibilities?  Start here.


    Who We Look For

    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.


    Primary Responsibilities:

    • Drive the architectural design and technical execution of the engineering needs of the businesses
    • Manage any necessary development team
    • Consult with core team and sponsors to position businesses for success
    • Innovate with new technologies and existing strategic platforms to deliver quality products
    • Deliver tactical solutions while focusing on strategic structure and viability



    • Meaningful programming experience in, but not limited to, any one of the following - Java, Python, C++, or Scala
    • Strong knowledge of data structures and algorithms
    • Excellent object oriented or functional analysis and design skills
    • Comfortable multi-tasking, managing multiple stakeholders, and working as part of a global team
    • Proven communication and interpersonal ability
    • Ability to deal with ambiguity and change in a fast paced environment
    • Experience building client- and consumer-facing products is a plus
    • Knowledge of existing strategic firmwide platforms is a plus


    Why Goldman Sachs

    • Unparalleled responsibility and career opportunity to make a highly visible global impact
    • You will be part of a large community of like-minded technologists in a flat organization with a culture that promotes collaboration, “can do” mindsets and teamwork
    • Responsibility for requirements gathering, analysis, design and development of funding systems
    • Forge strong relationships with our clients across all of our businesses, as well as other technology teams to develop and enhance our systems and processes
    • Develop solutions that directly impact the bottom line by enabling new investment opportunities for our business partners
    • Opportunity to work on unprecedented projects both at Goldman Sachs & more broadly in the financial services industry


    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.