Engineering - PWM Technology - Production Engineering (Site Reliability) - Vice President - Salt Lake City 9/20/2017
The Goldman Sachs Group
Salt Lake City, UT
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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.
Provide application lifecycle support for critical GS Internet facing applications with continuous focus on improvement and performance measurement. Interface directly to the local internal client base, executing their requirements within a global framework. Work with project management and application management teams to maximize the quality of software releases and minimize risk to the environment. Build and maintain relationships with various GS technology and business organizations. Contribute to the technical understanding and promotion of new and existing standards, solutions, and tools. Work in partnership with DMZ stakeholders to design, implement, manage and support a highly available and secure infrastructure. Creation, ownership and co-ordination of project tasks for the team as well as stakeholder groups and BU teams. Provide technical direction, leadership, advice, and training to other members of the team. Understand existing DMZ architecture and work with various technology teams to develop and execute strategies to provide a high quality Global production service.
The Private Wealth Management (PWM) business provides end to end Investment Management services and advice across a large range of asset classes for high net worth individuals. PWM leverages a global technology platform offering, an integrated suite of tools, and applications to onboard clients. Our software helps realize a client's goals and objectives, develops and implements an integrated wealth management plan and delivers first-class client service.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
The IC Mission Control team is involved in the production management of various external facing business critical applications across PWM. The ideal candidate would be able to balance a quick turnaround on failure management while having a long term view of how to improve the resiliency and supportability of our production environment.
As part of the team, the person in this role will, under the guidance of the team leader, primarily focus on the following tasks: -Failure resolution, execute routine system check and follow up on issues identified during the checkout process.-Monitor application failures, via internal monitoring systems.- support automation using existing tools -Participate in production recovery drills.-Other tasks to help improve the support process such as creating knowledge base for new applications.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOOKING FOR
* Experience with managing Blue-Green deployments for client facing website
* Experience with managing very High-Available application stack & infrastructure
* Have a strong technical background
* Strong background in Internet and Web based technologies including Apache, Tomcat and JBoss
* Prior experience with Java based application support (some development background with knowledge of standard J2EE and .net frameworks a plus)
* Strong working knowledge of Solaris and Redhat Linux environments (software package management a plus)
* Good knowledge of Perl, CGI and common shell script development
* Basic understanding of networking concepts, protocols, DNS and firewalls
* Fundamental understanding of secure application and environment design and management concepts
* Prior experience supporting preferred
* Strong communication and interpersonal skill.
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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