Software Developer - SRE Platforms

Location(s) US-NY-New York | US-NJ-Jersey City | US-TX-Dallas | US-UT-Salt Lake City
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
Vice President
Systems Engineer
Business Unit
Employment Type


Your Impact:


Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) is an engineering discipline that combines software and systems engineering to build and run large-scale, massively distributed, fault-tolerant systems. At Goldman Sachs, SRE’s Platforms team is responsible for designing and developing large scale distributed system on premises and in public cloud. These systems are used to provide observability platform for firm's most critical platform services, and ensures they meet the requirements of our internal and external users.

We look for software engineers who are motivated to develop and run large scale global production systems for different pillars of observability, which can evolve and adapt to changes in our fast-paced, global business environment.


How will you fulfil your potential?

Design and Develop large scale distributed systems.

Participate in system design, platform management, and capacity planning.

Create sustainable systems and services for observability pillar across all cloud providers to provide a uniform user experience for all users of observability platform.

Balance feature development velocity and reliability with well-defined SLOs.

Run the Production environment by monitoring availability and taking a holistic view of system health.


Basic Qualifications

BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field involving coding and / or systems engineering.

Proficiency in one or more of the following: Java, Go, C++, Python, C.

Hands-on experience with development, debugging, testing and optimizing code.

Experience with algorithms, data structures and software design.

Experience with distributed systems design, maintenance, and troubleshooting.


Preferred Qualifications

Experience with distributed databases like Mongo, Hadoop, Cassandra or ElasticSearch

Experience with open source messaging like Kafka/ Rabbit MQ etc.

Knowledge of cloud native solutions in AWS or GCP

Strong interpersonal skills, drive, and ownership.


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., 2021. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.