Cloud Engineer - Desktop as a Service

Location(s) US-TX-Dallas
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
Systems Engineer
Corporate and Workplace Solutions
Business Unit
Digital Workplace Eng
Employment Type


Your Impact

The Digital Workplace team is leading the digital transformation of Goldman Sachs, introducing innovative technologies and workflows to change the way Goldman Sachs does work and engages with its customers. The Cloud Engineer is responsible for architecting and engineering the next generation desktop as a service (DaaS) offering at Goldman Sachs.

The Cloud Engineer will gather requirements, create a strawman DaaS architecture, and work with our internal and external partners to refine the architecture and implement a proof of concept, documenting gaps and areas for future improvement.  It is critical that the candidate can drive the long-term strategy while enabling incremental delivery and removing blockers along the way.  The successful candidate will be a great communicator and organizer who is excited by the opportunity to solve problems and transform business operations via technology and innovation.

How will you fulfill your potential?

  • Create architecture and work with public cloud vendors and integrators in space to bring to fruition
  • Work closely with internal customers to understand their workflow needs and identify potential solutions
  • Partner with engineering and external partners to define a technical framework that can deliver business value
  • Own critical partner relationships and represent the needs of Goldman Sachs
  • Understand compliance and regulatory requirements and integrate them into go-forward plans
  • Define the Minimum Viable Product (MVP) and manage roll-outs to ensure that new features and benefits are delivered


Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience working in global enterprise technology environments
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in business or technical field
  • In-depth experience with at least one major cloud provider (Azure, AWS, GCP)
  • Past success working with external technology partners to solve for customer needs
  • Strong communication (written/verbal), presentation and facilitation skills
  • Hyper-organized with the ability to context switch, manage multiple projects, tasks, activities simultaneously in a fast-paced and evolving environment with changing priorities
  • Comfortable with ambiguity, and excel at creating order out of chaos. Able to advance progress in gray areas and work through resistance or setbacks
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize work, and resources while maintaining collaboration with other team members.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Hands on experience managing Windows desktops, preferably with Azure AD, and Intune
  • Networking and/or security background


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