Technology, Control Engineering, Software Developer, VP, Warsaw

  • Competitive
  • Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs International
  • 11 Dec 17 2017-12-11

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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.

The Control Engineering team is responsible for developing and enhancing control implementations and tooling to allow preventative, longitudinal, bilateral, and detective controls to be supported across the front-to-back architecture across Operations Engineering. We undertake a key role in the architecture of the control platforms, and our success contributes directly to the efficient functioning of the firm's trading and sales operations on a day-to-day basis.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS The team are responsible for the build out of Trade Tracker and Front-to-Back Trade Search platforms

• Trade Tracking platform: a real-time transaction high volume low latency NoSQL based flow monitoring solution solving the "where's my trade" use case by creating real-time linkages across trade flow and complex event processing breach detection engine to identify blockages / backlogs. Platform eliminates and manages the costly issues by providing visibility on each transaction across our distributed environments through completeness and timeliness controls. Upcoming enhancements include support for 10X volumes (over 100MM) trade activities per day, complex graph based breach detection scenarios and data lake integration. Platform built with ElasticSearch, Redis, Kafka, Esper, REST and many more.
• Front-to-Back Trade Search platform: a trade search tool across Derivative and Security asset classes enabling Sales, Traders and Operations teams to have a Google-style search front-end with a FedEx-like tracking of trades through front-to-back trade processing flow that enables teams to support client queries and trade data analysis significantly uplifting the efficiency. Upcoming enhancements includes support for graphs based model of trade flows, real-time event streaming search corpus enrichment and aggregation and continued build out across all derivative and securities asset classes. Platform built with ElasticSearch, Kafka, Node.JS, AngularJS, Selenium, graph database and many more.

The team is passionate about solving complex technical problems, delivering innovative, resilient and performant systems.
As a member of our team you will work closely with business and technical colleagues locally in London, Warsaw, New York and Bengaluru, to solve challenging technical problems, and deliver cutting-edge technical solutions to meet evolving business demands. Effective problem-solving, consensus building, and a highly-developed analytical and technical skill set are essential to your success.

We run an Agile (Scrum) team with iterative feedback loops with our clients and continual improvement of the team's processes. We are looking for talented engineers who have an insatiable appetite for learning, passionate about building commercial/innovative solutions and developing highly effective teams.

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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