Software Engineer, Global Markets (Full Stack/Back-End)

Location(s) US-NY-New York
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Full Time
Analyst, Associate
Full-Stack/Back-End Engineer - Skillset
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Whether in Equities, Fixed Income, Currencies or Commodities, Goldman Sachs plays a leading role facilitating trading in the world’s most dynamic capital markets.  Every one of our trading business has been impacted by accelerating technological change and Engineering plays a critical role effecting digital transformation both within the bank and for our clients. Goldman Sachs Capital Markets has undertaken a multi-year investment in people, platforms and products.


As an Engineer in this Division you will participate in the development of best-in-class market-making capabilities that impact both internal market-makers and our clients directly. Our tight innovation cycle demands direct collaboration between Engineers, market-makers and Clients.  Consequently, many of our internal-focused Engineering roles sit on the trading floor and our external-focused Engineering roles include direct client interaction. 


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline.
  • Excellent object oriented or functional analysis and design skills.
  • Knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and designing for performance.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to solve problems and apply analysis to make data driven decisions.
  • Comfortable multi-tasking, managing multiple stakeholders and working as part of a global team.
  • Can apply an entrepreneuial approach and passion to problem solving and product development
  • 1+ years of software development experience.


Expert Knowledge in One Or More Of

  • Programming in a complied language such as Java, or C++ or an interpreted language such as Python and experience with concurrency and memory management.
  • Responsive web development, with professional React/Angular/Redux experience and advanced JavaScript proficiency.
  • NoSQL databases such as MongoDb and Elastic Search.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge or interest in trading technologies in the front-office of a trading organization
  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or Related field.



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