Transaction Banking - Senior Software Engineer - Channels Engineering

Location(s) US-TX-Dallas
Job ID
2021-71766
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Vice President
Function(s)
Software Engineer
Region
Americas
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
Corporate Cash Management
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

ENGINEERING

 

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.

 

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.

 

Transaction Banking

We aim to build a modern and digital-first transaction banking solution to serve our clients. Our business combines the strength, heritage, and expertise of a 150-year-old firm with the agility and entrepreneurial spirit of a tech start-up. Our goal is to provide a best-in-class digital product that helps clients to succeed by giving them a holistic view of their business. Through the use of modern technology built on the cloud, we are the alternative to legacy platforms. We’re a team of diverse experts helping our clients to build the future of their Treasury.

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
As part of our global team you will be responsible for the specification, development, testing, delivery and support of Channels components. Channels is responsible for providing unified digital experience to our clients that interact with Transaction Banking products via different interfaces such as Banking as a Service API, client portal, Files and SWIFT network. Our mission is to build a state of the art digital interface that meets our corporate client's needs. We are starting with a clean slate and one singular goal in mind: build a highly scalable, resilient, 24x7 available cloud-based platform that our corporate clients can rely to meet their cash management needs. Our flat structure requires and enables team members to evolve through the entire spectrum of the software life-cycle and closely collaborate with product owners, business and operations users. We are looking for someone with lots of energy that enjoys engineering challenges, has a passion to deliver high quality technology products and is able to operate in a highly fluid, rapidly changing environment. If that's you, we would like to hear from you.

 

As part of our global team you will work on various components as a Software Engineer. Your role includes specification, development, as well as the testing and rollout of new features. You are expected to contribute to the vision, understand our product roadmap, integrate business value with experience and contribute to building an engineering culture within the team. We expect the successful candidate to deliver high quality software and to be passionate about software engineering. You must have a proficient understanding of software development concepts. A good understanding of the Cloud concepts is a plus. You will also be responsible to develop easy to support software and liaise with our SRE (Site Reliability Engineering) team to factor in their requirements. 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Manage multiple tasks and use sound judgment when prioritizing
  • Collaborate with global cross functional teams in building customer-centric products
  • Analyze existing software implementations to identify areas of improvement and provide deadline estimates for implementing new features
  • Update and maintain documentation for team processes, best practices and software runbooks
  • Establish trusted partnerships with peers, product heads, and executive level stakeholders
  • Must be passionate about technology and engineering
  • Exceptional analytical skills and ability to apply knowledge and experience in decision-making to arrive at creative and commercial solutions
  • Ability to leverage technology to deliver business value
  • Must be independent and comfortable in a fast paced, ambiguous and often multi-directional work environment


SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • Minimum 7 years of relevant professional experience using a modern programming language (preferably Java)
  • Open API Familiarity with experience in building external API using REST and Webhooks
  • Proven ability to lead engineering teams and deliver complex products with multiple stakeholders
  • Experience architecting, designing full stack apps in AWS
  • Prior experience with working on high availability, mission critical systems
  • Comfort with Agile operating models (practical experience of Scrum / Kanban)
  • BS. or higher in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
  • Team oriented, strong interpersonal and communication skills


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Microservice architectures (SOA) and REST API
  • Experience with Spring boot, Kafka, React
  • Experience with SQL databases (PostgreSQL/Oracle) and No-sql (Dynamo/Mongo DB)
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience with Transaction Banking, Payment domain
  • Experience in Financial Services or Fintech

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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