Equities Technology Software Developer - Analyst - London

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs International
  • 19 Sep 17

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MORE ABOUT THIS JOB
Application Opening Date: 23 August 2017
Application Closing Date: 19 September 2017
Location: London
Salary: Competitive
Full time

OUR IMPACT

Technology is at the heart of our multi-billion dollar business. Our engineers develop low latency, scalable, and resilient solutions which drive global equities sales and trading at Goldman Sachs.

Our team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide real-time access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
HOW YOU WILL FULFIL YOUR POTENTIAL

Responsibilities may include the below:

- Post trade / PTTR as well as pre-trade PRIIPS-KID MiFID 2 regulatory compliance
- Building systems to support all aspects of equities business - Working directly with people across different divisions within the organisation
- Gaining opportunity to learn about the business while working with a talented group of individuals - Benefiting from ongoing training, development and mentoring programs within the firm
- Supporting the business on day to day issues
- Analysing and defining requirements to challenging business problems
- Formulating and developing innovative and fault-tolerant technical solutions while helping to deliver them in a timely manner to meet frequently tight business deadlines
- Enhancing current systems to meet the growing business volumes and demands
- Monitoring performance and failure rates to recommend and engineering cost-effective solutions where needed
- Having exposure to all stages of the software development cycle with a range of technologies (standard and proprietary) including SecDB, a state-of-the-art object-oriented database

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES WE ARE LOOKING FOR

- Strong academic record with Master's level or equivalent in Computer Science, Technology, Engineering or a related discipline required
- Prior end-to-end software development experience required
- Must have strong knowledge of C/C++, Java, JavaScript, XML/HTML, CSS, Python, SQL/MySQL, MongoDB
- Experience of creating end-to-end testing framework and frontend portals required
- Demonstrable exposure to process improvement/automation initiatives required
- Excellent communication (written and verbal) required
- Strong stakeholder/client relationship management skills required
- Ability to work in pressurised environment with competing priorities/deadlines required
- Must be a team-player

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
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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