Java/JavaScript Developer Commodity Trading & Sales Technology

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs International
  • 05 Jan 17

Commodities Technology is looking for a developer to work on a range of projects for the global Commodities business. While the projects vary over time, our current areas of focus include: - BoltWeb: a strategic platform for risk and trade management for Trading and Sales - eDealing: continued investment in the award winning Commodities platform Marquee Trader and related applications - Business development – new markets, partners and business segments.

The ideal candidate would have experience and interest in building enterprise systems that are highly reliable and low maintenance.
They should also have commercial experience in Java.
The successful candidate will join a team of talented developers working on visible and prestigious projects. The opportunity will
appeal to motivated individuals who want to work directly with the trading desks.


OUR IMPACT
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.
The FICC Technology teams works directly with the FICC Trading and Sales teams to develop next generation systems to achieve
their business goals. It is a fast paced environment where individuals with strong development and interpersonal skills gain a unique
insight into how financial markets work.

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
• Gain experience in a variety of technologies, including the GS platform SecDB, Java, web technologies (javascript, angular etc.),
real-time cluster technologies like SPARK and NoSQl data stores like MongoDB.
• Work directly with Trading, Sales and Strats
• Great opportunity to learn the business while working with a talented group of individuals.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR
• Honour’s degree in a STEM subject
• Professional Java development experience
• Strong object oriented analysis and design skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Experience of Commodities a bonus but not essential