Goldman Sachs & Co. Technology, FICC Technology, FX Frontline Developer, Analyst, London in London, United Kingdom

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.

OUR IMPACT

Fixed Income, Currency, and Commodities (FICC) Technology plays a key role in the firm's ability to help institutional clients buy and sell financial instruments on liquidity venues around the world, an important revenue driver for the firm. In FICC Technology we use both open source industry standard and internal proprietary technologies to build cutting edge platforms for pricing, execution, and control over each of these millions of transactions.

YOUR IMPACT

The FX Franchise developers work on projects involving both new business initiatives and improvements in maintainability and resiliency of the existing applications for the Foreign Exchange business. Team members are also responsible for supporting the day to day operations of trading and sales desks - at times they will be sit with and develop a close working relationship with the business users. Given the global nature of FX, developers will often work with counterparts in other regional offices on projects.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Build and support trading and risk management systems for the foreign exchange and emerging markets businesses

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

Basic Qualifications

  • 2 to 4 years of work experience - Strong programming skills in one or more languages (Java/C/C++/C#/Python)

  • Working knowledge of UNIX

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Strong analytical skills, ability to quickly identify scope and impact of issues

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of SQL

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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Location(s)UK-London

Job ID2017-37091

Schedule TypeFull Time

LevelAnalyst

Function(s)Technology

RegionEMEA

DivisionTechnology

Business UnitFICC Technology

Employment TypeEmployee