SRE Fabric Developer

Location(s) US-NY-New York
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Your Impact


At Goldman Sachs, the Fabric team develops and maintains the event processing and alerting system.  It is part of SRE Platforms which is responsible for designing, developing, and operating distributed systems which provide observability for Goldman’s mission-critical applications and platform services. These systems span on-premises datacentres and multiple public cloud environments.  We design and build highly scalable tools which provide the following functions to our global engineering teams: 

  • Alerting
  • Metrics and monitoring
  • Log collection and analysis
  • Tracing

The products and services we provide to our internal customers are used by thousands of engineers every day. We believe that reliability is the most important feature of any system, and we are devoted to giving our engineers the tools they need to build and operate reliable products.


We are looking for talented software engineers to work on Fabric, the Alerting system for the firm.


How You Will Fulfil Your Potential


As a developer in the SRE Fabric team, you will work with customers, product owners, and SREs to design and develop a large scale distributed system to handle alert generation and routing. You will run a production environment spanning cloud and on-prem datacentres. You will define observability features and drive their implementation.


Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • Proficiency in one or more of the following: Java, Go, C++, Python, C
  • Excellent programming skills - developing, debugging, testing and optimizing code
  • Experience with algorithms, data structures and software design
  • Experience with distributed systems design, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Comfortable with technical ownership, managing multiple stakeholders, and working as part of a global team

Preferred Experience

  • Experience with distributed databases like Mongo or Elasticsearch
  • Experience with open source messaging systems like RabbitMQ & Kafka
  • Systems experience in UNIX/Linux and networking, especially in scaling for performance and debugging complex distributed systems
  • Experience modifying open source software products
  • Knowledge of cloud native solutions in AWS or GCP


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.


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