Frontend Software Engineer - Managed Web Platform - Jamstack

Location(s) US-NY-New York
Job ID
2021-78612
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Software Engineer
Region
Americas
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
Developer Experience
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

The Managed Web Platform team at Goldman Sachs is responsible for architecting and building foundational technologies to help deliver digital products to our clients. As we build this next generation platform, the quality of the user experience will be paramount to its success. The Managed Web Platform team is product driven and developer focused with a common goal to simplify web application deployment lifecycles.

 

As a member of the Managed Web Platform team, you will be responsible for introducing the latest web technologies to the firm and streamlining adoption. You will work in a close-knit team to build an API driven web rendering layer inspired by the Jamstack model. You will help implement leading open source software and innovative engineering to produce web assets that enable speed and ease of use.  This framework will help teams within Goldman Sachs build and deploy massively scalable web applications for both internal users and external clients. 

 

How you will fulfill your potential

You will be responsible for building and executing challenging projects across a number of initiatives. You will work with key stakeholders and other development teams to get requirements and convert them into deliverables. You will learn new technologies, working on constantly upgrading your skill-set and the products you work on to be at-par with the best in the industry. You will innovate and solve technical challenges in an effective manner that emphasizes a long-term vision.

 

About Goldman Sachs

ENGINEERING - 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.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Required qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent in demonstrable work experience
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with some of the latest technologies to build rich web applications
  • Strong hands-on experience with modern front-end technologies such as NextJS, Gatsby, React, Typescript, and Webpack etc
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organization skills
  • Ability to work on multiple project simultaneously in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Self-motivated and self-managed with a high degree of analytical ability, innovation and intellectual curiosity

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience working with relevant technologies including Node.js, Infrastructure as Code, Rush JS, GraphQL, CSS in JS, npm, or Docker
  • Experience working in delivery driven agile SDLC covering research, design and engineering
  • Hands-on experience working with cloud computing platforms such as AWS is a plus
  • Experience with back-end API development using Java or Node based frameworks is a plus

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