Goldman Sachs & Co. Technology, Middleware Engineer, Associate, London in London, United Kingdom

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Divisional Description

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.

Job Summary & Responsibilities

OUR IMPACT

Technology Infrastructure is at the leading edge of technology, enabling innovation internally as we influence financial industry standards and wider tech industry products. Our commercial approach sets the direction for our software defined infrastructure platforms and solutions driving business for Goldman Sachs. Middleware Engineering provides software based infrastructure solutions and subject matter expertise to application teams. This group ensures the firm is positioned for emerging technology offerings and spans Big Data, Machine Learning, Database, Messaging, Java, App Entitlement Management, Market Data, External Financial Messaging and related engineering efforts.

YOUR IMPACT

Middleware Engineering covers a range of products from messaging to application entitlement management. The successful candidate will become familiar with the platforms we own and will help to drive automation, optimization and adoption across the stack as well as contribute to key strategic projects.

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Strategic tool for log hosting, searching, and analytics

  • Opportunity to work on cutting-edge Big Data technologies

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3+ years of Core Java experience

  • 3+ years experience with Web UI Development

  • Test-driven mentality

  • Understanding of SDLC and tools

  • Understanding of algorithms, data structures, and core programming concepts such as concurrency and memory management

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to work in global teams

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3+ years experience with Python or similar Linux scripting language

  • ElasticSearch experience

  • SPARK / Hadoop / HBase experience

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.

© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2017. All rights reservedGoldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

Job ID 2017-19424

Schedule Type Full Time

Level Vice President/Executive Director

Function(s) Technology

Location(s) UK-London

Region EMEA

Division Technology

Business Unit Platform

Employment Type Employee