Senior Java Developer

Goldman Sachs
London (Greater)
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
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.

Compliance Technology provides technology solutions to help Compliance manage the firm's regulatory and reputational risks, and enables them to advise and assist the firm's businesses.

Securities Division Compliance Technology (SDCT) designs, builds, and supports the systems that Sales and Trading Compliance officers leverage to manage the firm's reputation and regulatory risks in order for Compliance to provide advisory services to Sales and Trading personnel. Our Engineers partner with Securities to provide data analytics and business intelligence in the markets, regulations, and data flows in their respective jurisdictions. Our primary applications provide surveillance and monitoring of firm and client activities identifying actionable items based on regulations, trends, patterns, and firm policies in detecting potentially problematic activities. Our processing spans each business and product line worldwide so SDCT has global reach with regional representation aligned with Securities Compliance. In addition, SDCT provides system support for risks assessments performed across Compliance globally as well as Sales and Trading surveillance for Goldman Sachs Bank.


Develop securities surveillance program including low latency and algorithmic surveillance


Basic Qualifications:

3+ years of software development experienceDemonstrated history of successful technical project lifecycle management, including testing, and deploymentStrong level of Java knowledgeWorking knowledge of Data WarehousesStrong level of python, perl, or equivalent scripting languages knowledgePreferred Qualifications:

Exposure to statistical models and BigData - eg R or Python - is a plusCandidate must have strong written and very strong verbal communication skillsCandidate must have strong analytical skills and must be able to lead requirements gathering conversations with senior end usersCandidate must have an intellectual curiosity and motivation to improve technology skill setABOUT GOLDMAN SACHSThe 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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