Technology, Operations Technology, Funding & Liquidity Execution, Prime Services, Associate - Bengaluru

  • Competitive
  • Bangalore, Karnataka, India
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs International
  • 11 Dec 17 2017-12-11

Technology, Operations Technology, Funding & Liquidity Execution, Prime Services, Associate - Bengaluru

Job Summary & Responsibilities
The Prime Services Clearing Technology team creates and enhances a suite of applications used to clear, process and report global listed and over-the-counter derivatives traded by Hedge Funds, Institutional investors, and internal firm trading desks. This includes both external connectivity to global clearing houses and exchanges, and internal trade matching, lifecycle management, and billing/reporting. The team works closely with our business and operations counterparts on product specifications and workflows. This gives team members the opportunity to learn about the wide variety of asset classes our clients trade, as well as having a direct impact on business efficiency in a technology-intensive business in which Goldman Sachs is a market leader. Client demands and high trading volumes put a constant pressure on us to look at new technology products available in the market place or in the firm. As a result, Prime Services is constantly expanding its platform to offer clients more products, creating opportunities for people in the group to gain exposure to the latest technologies.

This will be a fantastic learning opportunity to work with cutting edge technologies applied at scale, get exposure to the business and operations, innovate and make a real impact the bottom line. We are looking for self-motivated people, driven to learn about technology and the business it supports, who voice their opinions, and drive the team forward through innovation and new ideas.

? A wide variety of projects are active in the Prime Clearing Operations space and we have a long pipeline of proposed business solutions.
? The primary role of the candidate is to design, develop, and support one or more components of the distributed Listed Derivatives Clearing System
? The candidate is expected to participate in the entire software development life cycle from definition of requirements through deployment and support.
? The successful candidate will work closely with IT peers and Operations professionals to define behavior, services, and interfaces for the tools under development
? The candidate is expected to work closely with colleagues and users in other regions.

Basic Qualifications
? Strong analytical skills
? 2+ years of Core Java development experience (solid understanding of Core Java concepts and Design Patterns). Similar expertise with equivalent object oriented languages also considered (e.g. C++/C#).
? 2+ years RDBMS experience (Sybase or UDB preferred - able to write and analyze complex queries with multi-table joins and aggregate functions)
? 2+ years OO design/development
? Strong communication skills
? Must be a self-starter

Preferred Qualifications
? Unix environment working experience
? Scripting (Perl/Python/Shell)
? Test Driven development
? Javascript-based Web technology
? Big data technology stack
? Financial market knowledge
? RESTful web services