Technology, Platform, Workplace Engineering Developer, Associate, London

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs International
  • 15 Dec 17 2017-12-15

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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.

OUR IMPACT

We develop a suite of solutions providing BYOD functionality and provide a secure container across all mobile OS platforms in which the application development community can develop applications. We also define and deliver a seamless mobile strategy, inclusive of service, device and applications across the firm.

YOUR IMPACT

The Workplace Engineering Tools Development team creates platforms and solutions for interacting with core workplace infrastructure including e-mail, voice, multimedia, and many other domains.

Our software is the backbone of many foundational services that power work across all divisions of the firm. We work closely with engineering groups to identify opportunities for automation, risk reduction, and enablement of new productivity-enhancing products.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • The candidate should possess strong software engineering skills, including skills in the following disciplines: software architecture and design, debugging, and automated testing
  • The candidate will excel in by being able to carefully evaluate difficult technical and operational tradeoffs and communicate them clearly to all levels of management
  • Because our team works directly with our clients, being able to gather requirements and explain software development topics to non-developers is important
  • In addition, as the team possesses employees of all experience levels, a candidate must be able to work efficiently with a diverse set of individuals
  • Further, being able to mentor more junior employees and being able to receive direction from team members at all levels are key skills that will enable success in both the short and long term
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • At least 3-5 years of software development experience
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to handle several competing priorities at once
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Experience with both server-side and UI development
  • Strong proficiency with Java, C#, or similar OO languages
  • Proficiency with Javascript, including for both UI and server-side development. (Node.js experience is a plus)
  • Experience with client-side web UI frameworks, for instance ReactJS and AngularJS


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