Goldman Sachs & Co. IMD Technology - GSAM in Bengaluru, Indiana

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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.

ENGINEERING AT GOLDMAN SACHS

What We Do

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Job Summary & Responsibilities :

  • As part of the Investment Management Division (IMD) within Goldman Sachs the Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) business manages assets worth over $1.5Trn

  • These assets are managed by investing in global markets based on both active stock-picking as well as quantitative strategies

  • The GSAM Research Technology team is primarily responsible for building out a new research platform that will centralize some of the core functions performed by research analysts and portfolio managers in coming up with investment recommendations

  • The team works directly with all of the portfolio management teams in GSAM, who are based in various offices around the world

  • An exciting opportunity to work on greenfield projects on GSAM?s new research platform, Fluent, with a variety of technologies (Java, HTML 5, Javascript, RESTful services, MongoDB, Elastic Search)

  • Working as a front office developer partnering directly with research analysts across all of GSAM’s desks, the candidate will build functionality to help them make better investment decisions

  • The candidate will be responsible for understanding requirements, then designing & implementing solutions

  • Opportunities will be available to increase technical & professional skills as well as investment management knowledge

  • The role requires innovative & strategic thinking on a new technical platform

  • With a strong ethos of collaborating with teams in Enterprise & Client Platforms, as well as other technology teams in GSAM, we have been early adopters of various platforms in GS & are committed to improving them for the benefit of both our users & the wider firm

  • The team works in an agile manner, with a focus on innovation & user experience

  • The successful candidate will have strong analytical thinking skills and be comfortable working with different technology platforms used within the team; develop software in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, adapting to market and customer needs to deliver robust solutions in an ever changing business environment; strong verbal and written communications skills are a pre-requisite, as well as ability to form strong client relationships by working closely with the various GSAM desks

Basic Qualifications :

  • Strong object oriented design and programming skills

  • Solid analytical skills and appreciation of technical risk

  • Highly motivated, committed and capable of working to timelines

  • Strong team player and strong communicator

  • Good client facing skills

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Java or web technologies prior experience

  • SQL and NoSQL Database skills

  • Previous experience in a business-facing role would be a plus

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., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

Job ID2017-41271

Schedule TypeFull Time

LevelAssociate

Function(s)Technology

RegionIndia

DivisionEngineering

Business UnitGSAM Technology

Employment TypeEmployee