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Technology - Equities Technology - Derivatives Engineer - Associate - New York 9/20/2017

The Goldman Sachs Group New York, NY

Company
The Goldman Sachs Group
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2017-38806
Location
New York, NY
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree
AJE Ref #
579566320

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TECHNOLOGY

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.



YOUR IMPACT



Equities Derivatives Engineers design and develop the applications, platforms, and infrastructure used for trading equity options, swaps, and other over-the-counter derivatives such as exotics and structured notes. We solve problems across various domains including:

* Optimizing our distributed compute farm for risk analytics

* Implementing automated hedging algorithms

* Increasing the capacity of our electronic swap trading business

* Developing modern web applications to automate sales and trading workflows



OUR IMPACT



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



HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL



* Expand and drive the business by using technology to access new client channels

* Scale rapidly growing business lines through technology and automation

* Help create a modern derivatives business focused on efficiency, risk management, and client needs

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR



Basic Qualifications



* Minimum 2 years of programming experience

* Clear understanding of algorithms and data structures

* Familiarity with core programming concepts and techniques (e.g. concurrency, memory management)

* Comfort with standard SDLC tools, e.g. version control systems, diff-ing tools

* Strong written and oral communication skills

* Highly motivated, committed and capable of working to timelines

Preferred Qualifications



* Bachelor's degree / Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field

* Enterprise development experience

* Experience with several of the following: Real-time systems; Large-scale, distributed systems; Compilers; Financial engineering; User interface technologies; Modern webstacks; Databases; Functional programming; Test engineering

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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Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.