Goldman Sachs & Co. Technology, FICC Technology, Pricing and Quoting Developer, Associate, London in London, United Kingdom
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB
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.
Business Unit Overview
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.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
Job Summary & Responsibilities
FICC Technology is looking for a developer to work on a strategic platform for real-time pricing and quoting for our division. This platform will be used to drive real-time decision making and trade-booking by traders and sales across a range of business lines on a daily basis.
The ideal candidate would have experience and interest in building a large scale distributed system that is fast, accurate and highly reliable. They should also have commercial experience in Java.
The successful candidate will join a team of talented developers working on this highly visible and prestigious project. The opportunity will appeal to motivated individuals who want to work directly with the trading desks.
Build a unified world-class risk management framework supporting all aspects of trading in various fixed income
Execute full stack development in all and any components of the system required to solve the business problems presented.
Write unit and integration tests to assert the correctness of the features you’ve implemented
Work directly with Trading, Sales and Strategists
Learn about the FICC business while working with a talented group of individuals.
Honour’s degree in a STEM subject
3+ years of professional Java development experience
Familiarity with testing tools in Java
Excellent object oriented analysis and design skills
Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and designing for performance
Experience in NoSQL data stores, e.g. Cassandra or MongoDB
Experience in modern message oriented middleware, e.g. Kafka or RabbitMQ
Experience in debugging distributed systems
Experience in developing software for Akka or Vertx
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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Job ID 2017-37096
Schedule Type Full Time
Business Unit FICC Technology
Employment Type Employee