Operations Engineering - Operations Engineering Mgmt - Ops Risk Engineering Java / Data VP Team Lead

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 19 Mar 19

Operations Engineering - Operations Engineering Mgmt - Ops Risk Engineering Java / Data VP Team Lead

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.
The Operations Division is the engine room that powers Goldman Sachs, and Operations Technology is driving their industrialization through automation, digitization and orchestration
As an Operations Risk engineer, you will be responsible for leading a team that develops scalable and robust technology solutions which help risk managers drive an efficient risk and control framework in Operations Division. Technology that enables them to monitor, assess, report and prevent various types of risks related to people, processes and events in Operations.

As a member of our team you will work closely with business and technical colleagues locally in London, Warsaw, New York and Bengaluru, to solve challenging technical problems, and deliver cutting-edge technical solutions to meet evolving business demands. Effective problem-solving, consensus building, and a highly-developed analytical skill set are essential to your success.

We run an Agile (Scrum) team with iterative feedback loops with our clients and continual improvement of the team's processes. We are looking for talented data engineer who have an insatiable appetite for learning, passionate about building commercial/innovative solutions and developing highly quality products.

• Driven with Strong Analytical, Design & Architecture Skills
• Ability to efficiently work within a global team.
• Effective written and verbal communication skills.
• Good team player and good interpersonal skills.
• Self starter and able to work in a high paced environment.
• Must be willing to handle first line support calls and work on a support rota
• Maintain a focus on quality, attention to detail, communication and delivery to tight timescales.

• 6+ years experience in developing Java applications
• Good knowledge of ETL processes and Data Warehouse. Knowledge of HDFS based technologies like Hadoop and meta modelling language like PURE would be a strong plus.
• Strong skills in JDBC, Spring, Hibernate (or similar ORM), Design Patterns.
• Strong OO design skills and experience
• Familiarity with testing frameworks (JUnit/TestNG/Mokito/Fitnesse/Cucumber) and concepts (Test Driven Development, Regression and Parametric Testing)
• Strong working knowledge of RDBMS (Sybase / DB2) skills including transact SQL

Preferred Qualifications
• Working knowledge of Big Data and NoSQL Solutions (Elastic Search, Hadoop) includes MapReduce, Hive, Spark
• Webapp development using HTML5/AngularJS
• Knowledge of financial markets would be an advantage
• Knowledge of visualisation tools (Tableau, ZoomData, Kibana)

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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