Software Engineer - CWM Engineering - PFM Engineering

Location(s) US-TX-Dallas
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
Vice President
Software Engineer
Business Unit
United Capital Technology
Employment Type


Consumer & Wealth Management Division:

Across Consumer and Wealth Management (CWM), Goldman Sachs helps empower clients and customers around the world reach their financial goals. Our advisor-led wealth management businesses provide financial planning, investment management, banking and comprehensive advice to a wide range of clients, including ultra-high net worth and high net worth individuals, as well as family offices, foundations and endowments, and corporations and their employees. Our consumer business provides digital solutions for consumers to better spend, borrow, invest and save. Across CWM, our growth is driven by a relentless focus on our people, our clients and leading-edge technology, data and design.


Personal Financial Management Group (PFMG) Engineering:

Personal Financial Management specializes in creating personalized wealth management plans for affluent individuals and families. We give clients clarity, confidence and control over their financial decisions. Our dedicated team of advisors across approximately 100 offices throughout the U.S., develops and implements personalized plans tailored to each client's values and life goals. Our advisors offer an investment platform inclusive of products and services offered by Goldman Sachs and other third parties, including private banking and lending offerings. We consider the relationships with our clients a lifelong partnership, a partnership backed by over 150 years of Goldman Sachs providing consistency, perspective and access as our clients’ needs evolve.

Ayco partners with Fortune 1000 companies to design and implement tailored financial planning programs for their workforce providing both financial services to executives and financial wellness to all other employees. Ayco believes companies best serve their stakeholders and the greater economy when their employees’ financial lives are clear, understood and in their control. Ayco advisors and technical specialists help clients achieve their personal financial goals through education and guided implementation across seven key financial disciplines, including employee benefit planning, insurance and tax preparation

Our engineers are innovators and problem-solvers, building solutions in client experience, mobile, data, and many financial services domains. We look for creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment.  We develop cutting-edge systems that solve complex problems and form the core of our business.  Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.


You will:

  • Collaborate with a global cross functional team in building customer-centric products
  • Develop, plan for, and lead team members to build clearly defined software functionality aligned with identified business objectives
  • Lead and mentor junior members of the team
  • Follow and establish standard software development guidelines and best practices
  • Analyze existing software to identify areas of improvement and provide estimates for implementing new features
  • Manage multiple tasks and use sound judgment when prioritizing
  • Participate in user story refinement, technical design, code reviews and the team's Agile process
  • Participate in continuous improvement efforts

You are:

  • Energetic, self-directed and self-motivated, able to build and sustain long-term relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Open minded when approaching problem solving within the context of a team
  • Analytical, with an ability to apply knowledge and experience in decision-making to arrive at well-engineered solutions
  • Motivated to learn and contribute technical and product solutions and ideas to a broad team

Basic Qualifications

  • Degree in computer science or engineering, or equivalent industry experience
  • 5+ of relevant professional experience
  • Experience with Java or other relevant Object Oriented development language
  • Experience with microservices architecture and API development
  • Experience working with relational and NoSQL databases
  • Experience building transactional systems and understanding of software architecture
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to establish trusted partnerships with cross functional team members, product owners, and executive level stakeholders


Preferred Qualifications

  • Source Control Management systems (i.e., SVN, Git)
  • An understanding of common application architecture design patterns
  • Experience working in an Agile environment



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

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more:

© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2021. All rights reserved.
Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity