DevOps Engineer - Global Markets Engineering

Location(s) US-NY-New York
Job ID
2020-64848
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
DevOps Engineer - Skillset
Region
Americas
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
Operations Engineering
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

The role is to be the technical guardian of the production platform for Post Trade platform.  The engineer will ultimately responsible to ensure the global market post-trade systems can scale with volumes.  This includes ensuring the systems are resilient and have capacity to deal with high volume days and significant additional flows.  They will work closely with both businesses and application teams to ensure they meet these capacity targets and to ensure there are clear SLOs for their systems going forward.  The engineer will also ensure that independent monitoring is in place to ensure there are early detection of issues.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Systemize, automate, or eliminate recurring tasks and issues, hence operational risks
  • Ensure runtime environments are correctly configured and modelled in terms of infrastructure and software topology
  • Ensure SDLC platforms are current, standardized, scalable, available, and resilient
  • Design component, as well as integration architecture for large scale distributed applications
  • Engage with internal development teams to provide timely end-to-end delivery of appropriate platform solutions
  • Follow best practices throughout the SDLC process
  • Partner with engineering teams to understand technology offerings and how they can be applied to solve business problems
  • Provide technical guidance on established best practices to the technology and business communities
  • Enjoys working in a progressive, team-oriented environment
  • Eager to learn new approaches and technologies
  • Passionate about managing operational risk
  • Pragmatic in weighing approach trade-offs
  • Keen to work with equally motivated colleagues across the globe

 

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • 5+ years of industry experience. BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field involving programming or systems engineering.
  • Prior experience in a DevOps, SRE, Infrastructure, or System Admin role.
  • Familiarity with continuous integration, deployment pipelines, monitoring solutions
  • Proficiency in one or more of the following: Java, Go, Python, C, C++, Perl, Ruby or shell scripting
  • Experience in upgrading OS / Database versions to keep software running on supported versions
  • Comfortable managing multiple stakeholders, driving consensus, and influencing outcomes, strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills, self-directed, ability to prioritize and escalate issues
  • Working knowledge of using Gradle, Maven, SVN, Git, and Atlassian products (e.g. JIRA)

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree qualification in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience with distributed systems design, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Hands-on experience with debugging and optimizing code.
  • Experience applying DevOps principles to novel problems and systems
  • Experience with Cloud and Infrastructure as Code technologies - AWS, Terraform, Docker, Kubernetes, etc.

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

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