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IBD Technology - Financing Group - Java Developer 10/10/2017

The Goldman Sachs Group Jersey City, NJ

Jersey City, NJ
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)



What We Do

At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don t just make things we make things possible. Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas. Solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for our clients. Join our engineering teams that build massively scalable software and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions, proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learning alongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action. Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.

Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global strategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking and immediate, real solutions. Want to push the limit of digital possibilities* Start here.

Who We Look For

Goldman Sachs Engineers are innovators and problem-solvers, building solutions in risk management, big data, mobile and more. We look for creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment.



Banking Technology creates and maintains proprietary technology for the Investment Banking division. The applications we deliver support all aspects of advisory deal origination and execution. This includes client targeting, ideas generation, relationship management, pitching, market analytics, deal execution, book building, fund management and revenue reporting.

We are seeking a Developer who will undertake Java and Javascript development across all tiers of our business-facing systems. The Candidate is expected to implement best development practices/methodologies in an Agile environment to deliver high quality software throughout the development stack.

The Candidate should have an appreciation of the Investment Banking function. In particular, they will work as part of a global team responsible for building applications to manage IBD Deal Execution Workflows including but not limited to Book Building, Pricing, Demand Management.

This Role provides excellent exposure to the IBD business and requires closely working with local and global BA's as well as a broad range of global Technology teams * both internal platforms teams as well as a range of other front-office developers from across the Investment Banking business.


We deliver applications for Investment Banking that support all aspects of advisory deal origination and new issue underwriting, including client targeting, idea generation, relationship management, pitching, market analytics, deal execution, book-building and revenue reporting.

Job Summary

* The individual in this role would be responsible for the following functions

* Build out applications to manage IBD Deal Workflows including but not limited to Book Building, Pricing, Demand Management workflows

* The role requires collaboration with the other technology teams to ensure we are working with the latest technology stack

* This role requires close collaboration with the ECM and DCM Financing Group desks

* The candidate will work through the software development lifecycle on a range of projects mentioned above using various technologies including Java, AngularJS, SQL, Sybase etc.


Basic Qualifications

* 3-5 years relevant technical experience as a developer having a successful track-record of delivering applications

* Experience in AngularJS/React and Java

* Object-oriented analysis and design skills. Ability to use these methods in understanding business requirements and build sound solutions

* Experience in test driven development

* Recent hands-on experience with AngularJS/React, RESTful services, JAX-RS(Jersey), Drop Wizard in a test-driven environment

* Ability to integrate into and work well within a global team

Preferred Qualifications

* Using Agile methodolgies

* Automated testing

* REST/microservices


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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