• Business Software Engineer - Merchant Banking Engineering

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-56699
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    MBD Engineering
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    MBD Technology is one agile team that develops solutions in the Content Search, Workflow, Investment Management, Transaction Entry, Investor Management and Business Intelligence areas. Sitting alongside the Merchant Banking business it offers unique opportunities to work with a world class Private Equity Business
    The Merchant Banking Division (MBD) invests in corporate equity and debt, real estate equity and debt, and infrastructure-related assets and companies. The division operates on a global platform with some of the most cutting edge technology the firm has to offer.

    We work in a fast-paced, exciting environment with individuals with versatile skills and a passion for technology and investing. The Merchant Banking Engineering team collaborates with investing and finance professionals to build tools and analytics supporting all aspects of the Merchant Bank’s investing and lending activities

    Create high tech systems and analytics, developing innovative software applications to help structure, value, hedge, risk manage the investments and portfolios, and assist processes and reporting

    We are interested in individuals who have strong analytical and coding skills and a passion to use technology to revolutionize finance. Although the work performed by this team is financial in nature, applicants need not have specific financial knowledge or experience to apply. Fantastic Technologists come first

    Members of our team are some of the brightest employees in and outside of the firm, consisting of Mathematicians, Statisticians, Physicists, Computer Scientists, and more

    Why Merchant Banking Division
    • Learn from the foremost experts in finance, technology, and mathematics who are diverse in their academic, ethnic, and social backgrounds
    • Experience working at the crossroads of vibrant global capital and risk markets
    • Develop solutions for a global business with real time feedback on the quality of the software product
    • Experience an environment that is committed to learning & open to new ideas – allowing for creative ways to solve new problems
    • Learn new businesses, especially of certain portfolio companies that have a need to integrate with GS systems
    • Be part of a fun loving, collaborative work culture
    • Accept unparalleled responsibility and career opportunity to make a highly visible global impact
    • Collaborate with some of the brightest technologists, to challenge the status quo and push the envelope in technology and finance

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
    • Develop models and systems for trade booking and risk management
    • Create search tools, tools for workflow management, data collection, analysis, and visualization
    • Produce portfolio management and risk monitoring tools for our investments
    • Develop integrations with external parties and cloud based solution providers
    • Generate tools that work on desktop and mobile devices
    • Work closely with Private Equity, Credit, and Real Estate businesses sitting alongside bankers on the same floor
    • SDLC – allowing for multiple releases during the data, faster product development
    • Have the opportunity to deal with a diverse set of problems – Process automation, Data & document search, Mobile development, Tradable development, Transaction processing, Deal Sourcing using CRM, Data & business intelligence

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Physics, or other related field
    • Meaningful experience with coding and software system design
    • Extensive written and verbal communication skills
    • Programming language agnostic (Java, C++, Python, C#, Angular.js, etc.)

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Technology: Experience building web-based applications or large-scale distributed systems, implementing fundamental algorithms, working in different programming languages and databases
    • Tech Full stack development including, but not limited to: Lucene, Elastic Search, React, Qlikview, micro service based architecture, Sybase IQ, Mongo, SQL server, Camunda, etc.
    • Finance: Understanding of market dynamics and conventions, and of different products’ behaviors and specifications. Although the work performed by our team is financial in nature, applicants need not have specific financial knowledge or experience to apply.

    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.