Engineering - GSAM Global Data Distribution Full Stack Engineer - VP- London

Recruiter
Goldman Sachs
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
10 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB ENGINEERING WHAT WE DO At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don't just make things - we make thingspossible. Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas.Solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for ourclients. Join our engineering teams that build massively scalablesoftware and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions,proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learningalongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action.Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world ofopportunity at the speed of markets . Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and globalstrategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and ourdynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking andimmediate, real solutions. Want to push the limit of digitalpossibilities? Start here. WHO WE LOOK FOR Goldman Sachs Engineers are innovators and problem-solvers, buildingsolutions in risk management, big data, mobile and more. We look forcreative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in afast-paced global environment. OUR IMPACT Goldman Sachs Asset Management is one of the world's leading assetmanagement institutions. GSAM delivers innovative investment solutionsmanaging more than One Trillion US Dollars on a global, multi-productplatform. Our products include Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Fund ofFunds, Quantitative Strategies, Fixed Income, Fundamental Equity and aGlobal Portfolio Solutions Business. GSAM Technology is directly alignedto the business. Software is engineered in a fast-paced, dynamicenvironment, adapting to market and customer needs to deliver robustsolutions in an ever-changing business environment. GSAM Technologybuilds on top of cutting edge in-house platforms complimented with astrong focus on leveraging open source solutions. Engineer tools andservices that bring unification and scale to Asset Management division,providing solutions that span Sales, Client Servicing, Research,Portfolio Management and Trading. YOUR IMPACT Do you want to make a significant impact and transform GSAM's $1trillion business? As a GSAM Data Distribution engineer you will beresponsible for building out the platform for processing and deliveringlarge amounts of data using technologies like Spark, Hadoop, Kafka,MemSQL, Elastic and Data Lake, alongside traditional RDMS technologies.We are a consumer driven team, with the goal to transform how GSAMdepartments access data, providing a center of technical and functionalexcellence. You will provide the infrastructure, frameworks andfunctional expertise to other engineers and will be called upon tounderstand the problem domain of our clients, and interface withenterprise level technology teams to evaluate best solutions for GSAM. Skills: A multi-discipline hands-on developer interested in solving real-world problems in the space of information retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design and data distribution that will transform the GSAM business Proficient in an object oriented language like Java/Scala. Eager to learn new ones including functional programming languages. Knowledge of Scala and reactive frameworks like Vert.x is a plus Embrace test-driven development and other agile techniques focusing more on their fundamental philosophies then the techniques themselves, allowing better judgement as to when to apply each in order to produce quality software. Ability to work closely with users to understand the problem space, identify solutions and implement them quickly. Focused on developing scalable solutions that solve a particular problem, but are generalized to the right level such that the same solution can be applied to other problems. Constantly trying to improve existing systems / architecture. Keep on top of the latest news in software development from NoSQL/Distributed databases to Reactive Application design to micro-services. Contact us if you would like to join our global team of like-minded,quality focused professionals in a fast-paced environment with highfocus on product delivery and constant innovation where you will be ableto make a significant impact to GSAM. RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL Provide solutions to the ever growing demand to get and process more data more quickly Independent analysis, design and implementation for a particular problem space, working as part of a cohesive team towards a strategic platform Contribute to architectural discussions and drive continuous improvement of the data platform Experience building and sustaining long-term relationships with clients and colleagues SKILL AND EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR BASIC QUALIFICATIONS BSc degree in Computing or Engineering (incl. Mathematics/Physics) 2+ years programming experience in one or more of the following languages: Python, Java, .NET, C++, Scala, SQL) Clear communication skills, both verbally and in writing PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Development experience with distributed data platforms, HTML, Javascript, SQL, Data Analytics and Visualisation Team-oriented with strong communication and collaborative skills Experience of working in Agile teams ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking,securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range offinancial services to a substantial and diversified client base thatincludes corporations, financial institutions, governments andindividuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York andmaintains offices in all major financial centers around the world. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved GoldmanSachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employerFemale/Minority/Disability/Vet. - provided by Dice .NET, AGILE, APPLICATION DESIGN, ASSET MANAGEMENT, BIG DATA, C++, DEGREE, FIXED INCOME, HADOOP, HTML, JAVA, JAVASCRIPT, MACHINE LEARNING, MATHEMATICS, MOBILE, NOSQL, PHYSICS, PYTHON, RISK MANAGEMENT, SCALA, SQL, SYSTEM DESIGN

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