Engineering - FICC Technology - FICC Tech Australia Lead - Senior Engineer - Sydney



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.
Fixed Income, Currency, and Commodities (FICC) Technology plays a key role in the firm's
ability to help institutional clients buy and sell financial instruments on liquidity venues
around the world, an important revenue driver for the firm. In FICC Technology we use both open source industry standard and internal proprietary technologies to build cutting edge platforms for pricing, execution, and control over each of these millions of transactions.
FICC Technology is looking for a senior software team lead to work on strategic platforms for pricing and trading derivative, bonds and credit products.
The platforms will be used by many business units in FICC (Credit, FX, Commodities, Interest Rates) to make markets for our clients on a daily basis.
The ideal candidate would have experience and interest in building enterprise scale distributed system that is fast, accurate and highly reliable. They should also have commercial experience in Java.

The successful candidate will lead a team of talented developers working on highly visible projects. The opportunity will appeal to motivated individuals who want to work directly with the trading desks and senior stakeholders.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
• Develop, deploy and support trading solutions using various programming languages C#, Java, Java Script, HTML5
• Work globally with managers, architects, developers, strategists and trading desk to implement and design web application and back-end services
• Manage a team of motivated and talented developers
• Interact directly with Trading/Sales and strategists

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline
• 12+ years of hands-on experience in OO programming
• Experience in architecting large scale distributed systems
• Strong communication skills and experience in supporting users and dealing with business stakeholders
• Comfortable multi-tasking and working as part of a team
• Familiarity with testing tools

Preferred Qualifications
• Experience in developing web GUI
• Knowledge of Fixed Income products/markets

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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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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