Software Engineer - Equities One Delta Software Engineer - Equities One Delta …

Goldman Sachs
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 09 Jun 21
Goldman Sachs
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 09 Jun 21
Software Engineer - Equities One Delta
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.

At Goldman Sachs, our culture is one of teamwork, innovation and meritocracy. We often say our people are our greatest asset and we take pride in supporting each colleague both professionally and personally. From collaborative work spaces and mindfulness classes to working from home and flexible work options, we offer our people the support they need to reach their goals in and outside the office.

Goldman Sachs has launched an initiative to become the top provider in equities trading by building superior technology and delivering high quality products. This vision is a multi-year investment in people, platforms and products. Join the team, and participate in the development and launch of best in class products for top clients across the industry. We are looking for eager, nimble and ambitious engineers to join our growing team of visionaries, and drive Goldman Sachs to achieve and exceed our goals.

Your Impact

The One Delta team is accountable for platform architecture evolution to meet the evolving needs of various different business lines within global equities markets, meeting requirements with impactful and rapid software deployment. As stewards of critical components in order execution and post-trade, the team is accountable for a high degree of software quality. The team consists of self-guided pragmatic individuals who are motivated to change the status quo in calculated ways.

As a member of the team, you will play an integral role on the trading floor. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for technology and the markets, with individuals who thrive in a fast-paced, changing environment. The team takes a data driven approach to decision making and you should be willing to participate in the full product lifecycle from requirements gathering, design, implementation, testing, support, and monitoring performance of systems and strategies used by our clients.

  • Design, implement and maintain solutions to further build out our strategic technology stack with a particular focus on providing scalable and supportable products.
  • Develop automated workflows that enable the equities sales & trading business to expand into growth areas.
  • Use data to guide decision-making, developing or enhancing tools as necessary to collect it.
  • Communicate with traders, sales, clients and compliance officers to understand new feature requests, and to explain complex technical concepts in a comprehensible way.
  • Bachelors or Master's degree in computer science or engineering or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of professional experience developing large-scale applications
  • Thorough knowledge of Java programming concepts
  • Strong knowledge of object oriented programming, data structures, algorithms and design patterns
  • Experience with distributed, event driven systems and using messaging protocols
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work in a team
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience working with end users
  • Knowledge of the equities sales and trading business
  • Experience building applications on Linux
  • Knowledge of UI design concepts
  • 3+ years of experience in the financial industry


At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at .

We're committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://

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