Technology, Platforms, SecDBA Dev Ops, Associate/VP, Hong Kong

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs International
  • 14 Dec 17 2017-12-14

Technology, Platforms, SecDBA Dev Ops, Associate/VP, Hong Kong

You will be part of a team which is responsible for the operation of a key platform within the firm. You will join a team that has an industrial approach towards ensuring service availability, and contribute to not only the operation and monitoring of the platform, but also the ongoing enhancement of the platform. As part of a team which believes that good ideas are not bound by position or rank, your communication skills will be key in helping to bring your ideas to fruition. You will be exposed to the challenges of changing the platform into the next generation of operational excellence.

Develop, support, administer and consult in a business-critical trading infrastructure environment. As part of a transatlantic DevOps team of highly experienced engineers running a large-scale global deployment, you will be exposed to an exciting blend of engineering and operational responsibilities, with a healthy dose of risk management. We are highly leveraged, and constantly develop and enhance our toolset to assist in our delivery of a highly available service. The successful candidate will have outstanding verbal and written communications, a natural ability to learn in a fast-paced environment, and will be a self-starter with plenty of initiative. In-depth knowledge of unix systems is a pre-requisite, as is a willingness to learn new languages and programming paradigms (functional programming for example) as required.


  • Degree in computer science or engineering, or equivalent industry experience.

  • Programming expertise in the following languages: Python, Perl, Shell Scripting (knowledge of Java or C/C++ is a strong plus).
  • Experience with storage and networking stacks.
  • Proven experience with all stages (inception, analysis, design, implementation, runtime, maintenance) in the lifecycle of large distributed systems.
  • Experience with managing performance, availability and scale for mid to large sized systems.
  • Experienced with software development on Windows and Linux.
  • Exceptional analytical skills with a strong desire to learn.
  • Works effectively and thrives in a global team organization while able to operate independently and self-motivate.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

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