MORE ABOUT THIS JOB
Platform is a global, multi-disciplinary team responsible for researching, designing, testing and building world-class tools, practices and systems used across Goldman Sachs.
Partnering with colleagues from Technology and the business, Platform solves critical problems, maintains and strengthens essential systems, provides training and internal consultancy, and safeguards the firm's culture of high-
caliber software engineering.
Management and design of 3 core technologies for the firm :
A schedule based cross platform distributed computing system
An on demand cross platform distributed computing system
Front End Web Development
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
Engage with application development teams to provide timely end-to-end delivery of appropriate platform solutions
Collaborate with application development teams and the development community at large to analyze and resolve escalations
Provide technical guidance on established best practices to IT community and the business
Partner with engineering teams to understand technology offerings and how they can be applied to solve business problems
Design and implement mid to large scale systems management software to automate existing tasks, streamline operations and improve productivity
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Team player, eager to work in a global organization
Energy, self-motivation and independence to manage multiple tasks
Highly knowledgeable of at least one of Linux, Windows and Solaris, Erlang, Python, Perl, C++, C, Java, SQL, shell scripting or Asynchronous frameworks
Knowledgeable of many other areas of technology (networking, hardware, etc)
Experience with distributed compute systems
At least 5 years experience in a relevant role (sys administration, cgi programming, etc)
Highly entrepreneurial and motivated
Strong oral and written communication skills
Some systems administration experience
BSc / MSc / PhD in relevant field (Comp Sci, Maths, Physics)
Experience managing performance, availability and scale of mid- to large-sized systems
Proven experience with all stages in the lifecycle of large distributed systems : inception, analysis, design, implementation, runtime, maintenance
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.
Â The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2019. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment / affirmative action employer Female / Minority / Disability / Vet.