Technology - Platform - Cloud System Engineer - Vice President - Jersey City

  • Competitive
  • Jersey City, NJ, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 15 Dec 17 2017-12-15

Technology - Platform - Cloud System Engineer - Vice President - Jersey City

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB 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

Cloud Platforms is a global team that develops and manages the Linux & Windows computing platform at Goldman Sachs.

The cloud engineering team works closely with application developers & strategists to architect and deploy technology solutions at Goldman Sachs. The team currently supports an internal cloud platform, is developing solutions for deploying applications on public cloud offerings, and is releasing a next-generation compute platform.

The system engineer role is responsible for supporting specific business units' needs and maintaining core infrastructure systems. Specifically, this involves day-to-day responsibilities such as application and service troubleshooting, system configuration, host provisioning, performance testing and tuning, and hardware evaluation. You will also be responsible for writing code to automate tasks and implement infrastructure services. Lastly you delve into new technologies (docker, mesos, salt & more), understanding how each can be introduced to support the continued evolution of the compute platform

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

You will also be responsible for writing code to automate tasks and implement infrastructure services. Lastly you delve into new technologies (docker, mesos, salt & more), understanding how each can be introduced to support the continued evolution of the compute

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent or higher) in a Science or Engineering program
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, verbal and written
  • Programming skills in one or more of the following languages: Python, Ruby, Perl, Bash
  • Linux system administration skills
  • Experience with a configuration management system, such as CFEngine, Salt, Chef, or Puppet
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Exposure to large-scale server deployments
  • Experience with low-latency/high-performance environments
  • Experience with high-availability systems
  • Experience with internet/perimeter computing environments


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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