Software Engineer, Core Engineering (Full Stack/Back-End)

Location(s) US-NY-New York
Job ID
2020-62972
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate, Analyst
Function(s)
Full-Stack/Back-End Engineer - Skillset, General
Region
Americas
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
All
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

Core Engineering is a global, multi-disciplinary team responsible for researching, designing, testing and building world-class tools, practices and systems used across Goldman Sachs. Partnering with colleagues from Technology and the business, Core Engineering solves critical problems, maintains and strengthens essential systems, provides training and internal consultancy, and safeguards the firm's culture of high-caliber software engineering. As an Engineer within Core Engineering, you will have the opportunity to:  

 

  • Work on the core of a strategically important system at GS, used by both revenue generating and federation divisions.
  • Interact with platform users in strategies and business-aligned technology teams spread around the globe and across various time zones.
  • Interact directly with the business and other tech teams to build innovative solutions to support the GS business.
  • Oversee considerable growth potential for highly motivated developers.
  • Play a big part in design and implementation in a team oriented environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

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 skill.
  • 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 entrepreneurial approach and passion to problem solving and product development.
  • 1+ years of software development experience

 

Expert Knowledge in One Or More Of

  • Programming in Java.
  • Solid understanding of core Java concepts, common APIs and design patterns.
  • Responsive web development, with professional React/Angular/Redux experience and advanced JavaScript proficiency.
  • Experience in working with large software systems, distributed computing, and databases (SQL and NoSQL).
  • Experience of test-driven development, hands on experience with testing frameworks such as Junit and a sound understanding of SDLC process.

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge or interest in financial markets
  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or Related field

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS


At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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