Data Intelligence - Market Data - Market Data Runtime Engineer

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. Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.

Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global strategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking and immediate, real solutions. Want to push the limit of digital possibilities? Start here.

Who We Look For
Goldman Sachs Engineers are innovators and problem-solvers, building solutions in risk management, big data, mobile and more. We look for creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment.
MARKET DATA delivers analytics and reference data, both real-time and historical reflecting all major markets and financial instruments to our internal and external clients.
The Market Data Platform Engineering team at Goldman Sachs are responsible for the real-time data distribution platform, along with external vendor and exchanges data feed connectivity and content.

The candidate should have a proven track record in supporting and configuring Market Data applications and infrastructure. The candidate will be responsible for supporting all market data desktop applications used in the firm. This is a global role and will require shift work.


• Perform pre-market checkout out critical applications and infrastructure.
• Support both application functionality and data content; escalate data content issues to vendors and/or internal developers.
• Automation, run-books and FAQs, for helpdesk.
• Manage incident management process for Market Data issues.
• Manage engagement with end users/vendors and helpdesk until problem is resolved.
• Manage engagement with end users/vendors and helpdesk until problem is resolved.
• Implement new Trading Platforms and upgrade existing platforms in the GS environment.
• Implement new Trading Platforms and upgrade existing platforms in the GS environment.
• Acting as role model and technical mentor for less experienced staff.
• Managing team's project deadline and ensure continuity of business activities.

• Candidate should have relevant experience in the range of 3-5 years.
• Application product support specialist for Thomson Reuters Eikon, Bloomberg, Datastream, Factset, etc
• Experience with vendor data distribution systems like TREP, Elektron etc.
• Deep understanding of application configuration and troubleshooting, experience of supporting market data desktop applications essential.
• Experience of remote support (international), working with vendors for problem resolution.
• Automation with Perl, Python, Powershell
• Availability: Be available to respond to emergency situations and perform regularly scheduled maintenance
• Strong inter-personal and communication skills; making presentations to customer or client audiences or professional peers, and working independently on problem solving.

Preferred Qualifications
• Financial Industry experience - Understanding of capital markets, experience with multiple asset classes.
• Market Data Industry experience


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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