• Finance Engineering – GS Bank Engineering Developer

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-56353
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Engineering
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    GS Bank Technology
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    What We Do

     

    In Finance Engineering, you’ll find an exciting confluence of computer science, finance and mathematics being used to solve for what our shareholders would like from us – a high return for the right risk taken.

     

    GS Bank Engineering team is responsible for supporting the various Cross Product functions GS Bank.  This includes Cross Product Regulatory Controls, Centralized Loan Pledge Platform and Online Deposits. An ever evolving business and regulatory environment demands ongoing innovation to maintain scalable solutions in a changing world. We use the latest Tech stack including Mongo, Kafka, Micro services and are constantly looking to use modern Technology to solve Business problems.

     

    Are you interested in learning about risk and finance or perhaps expanding what you know, while still staying close to your roots as a software engineer? As a business software engineer in Finance Engineering, you will have the opportunity to impact one or more aspects of risk management and financial reporting, while working in small, nimble teams to provide technical products that meet our constantly changing business needs. Our partnership with the Finance and Risk Divisions, respectively, directly correlates to Goldman Sachs’ core competencies – monitoring, measuring and reporting not only risk exposures, but also financial transactions. We engage with senior leadership across various areas of the firm, in addition to a number of divisional committees and regulatory entities. Wherever your interests fall, you will find your calling amidst our diverse mix of teams and functions.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    How will you fulfill your potential?

    • You are energetic, self-directed and self-motivated, able to build and sustain long-term relationships with clients and colleagues
    • Intuitively coalesce towards problems with an open mind, within the context of a team
    • You have exceptional analytical skills, able to apply knowledge and experience in decision-making to arrive at creative and commercial solutions
    • You possess a strong desire to learn and contribute solutions and ideas to a broad team
    • You are independent and comfortable in a fast paced, ambiguous and often multi-directional work environments
    • Manage multiple tasks and use sound judgment when prioritizing
    • Provide digitally-advanced financial products to commercial clients
    • Collaborate with globally-located cross functional team in building customer-centric products
    • Analyze existing software implementations to identify areas of improvement and provide estimates for implementing new features
    • Update and maintain documentation for team processes, best practices, and software runbooks

     

    Basic Qualifications

    • S. or higher in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
    • 3-6 years of relevant professional experience
    • Expertise in React JS, HTML5, Java
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Experience building transactional systems and strong understanding of software architecture
    • Experience integrating with Restful web services
    • Comfort with agile operating models

     

     Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience with microservice architecture
    • Experience with Kafka, MongoDB, Spring
    • Experience with AWS
    • Experience in Financial Services or Fintech is a plus