Android Developer (VP) - CWMD, PWM Client

Location(s) US-NY-New York
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
Vice President
Software Engineer
Business Unit
PWM: Client
Employment Type




What We Do

At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don’t just make things – we make things possible.  Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas.  Solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for our clients.  Join our engineering teams that build massively scalable software and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions, proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learning alongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action.  Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.


Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global strategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking and immediate, real solutions.  Want to push the limit of digital possibilities?  Start here.


Who We Look For

Goldman Sachs Engineers are innovators and problem-solvers, building solutions in risk management, big data, mobile and more. We look for creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment.


Private Wealth Management


The Private Wealth Management (PWM) business provides end to end Investment Management services and advice across a large range of asset classes for high net worth individuals. PWM leverages a global technology platform offering, an integrated suite of tools, and applications to onboard clients. Our software helps realize a client's goals and objectives, develops and implements an integrated wealth management plan and delivers first-class client service.


The Private Wealth Management Group (PWM) within GS develops and manages relationships with wealthy individuals and family groups, advising them on ways in which to build and protect their financial assets through equity, fixed income, alternative investments and other financial instruments. The successful candidate will join the global PWM Digital team. We develop digital solutions to help clients connect and engage with Goldman Sachs. We work closely with our business partners to streamline business workflows and drive growth. Currently, we are focused on building out our next generation mobile products spanning both iOS and Android platforms.




The PWM team is actively seeking a Head of Android with proven industry experience. The ideal candidate is a strong individual contributor, positive team player and willing to get things done.


• Strong computer science fundamentals are key to success in this role

• We need an Android expert who can build off the success of our Android Application and be a part of defining and building brand new features.
• We have a lot to build for our users, and as a new company with a fresh code base, we have many opportunities to build and establish great engineering practices and solutions on top of a solid foundation.
• Our goal in engineering is to facilitate the creative, iterative and data driven creation of best in class digital investment experience. Your ideas and input are valued and the code you write will be used by clients around the world and help redefine the firm. The more you are engaged and take ownership, the more you are able to guide and influence what we do.




• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field of study
• Demonstrated leadership experience
• 5+ years of experience in software development
• 3+ years of experience in native Android development
• Strong knowledge of material design

Preferred Qualifications


• Ability to architect applications that interface with REST APIs, persist data and present information to complex UI layouts applying solid software patterns and architecture appropriate for Android
• Experience building modular, reusable and tested code
• Experience with unit, integration and UI testing
• Experience avoiding massive activities and understanding of concurrency, memory management, retain cycles, data modeling and using stable third party libraries to build excellent solutions rapidly
• Ability to lead features from inception to deployment and passion for getting your hands dirty in code and technical problems

• Knowledge of the latest Android technologies

• Experience with Kotlin

• Extensive experience in all the core Android technologies and popular third party toolsets



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