IBD - Global Head Cloud Engineer - VP
- Dallas, TX
The Investment Banking Division (IBD) works on some of the most complex financial challenges and transactions in the market today. Whether advising on a merger, providing financial solutions for an acquisition, or structuring an initial public offering, we handle projects that help clients at major milestones. We work with corporations, pension funds, financial sponsors, and governments and are team of strong analytical thinkers, who have a passion for producing out-of-the-box ideas
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
GOLDMAN SACHS ENGINEERING CULTURE
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 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!
The Cloud Platform team is a global team responsible for engineering the public cloud platform. Working in close partnership with application teams building the new system, Cloud Engineers are responsible for identifying and securing the public cloud services required, automating their provisioning, and building a highly resilient and scalable infrastructure which will differentiate our offering from the competition.
We are seeking highly collaborative, creative and intellectually curious engineers who are passionate about forming and implementing cutting-edge cloud computing capabilities. Candidates should be comfortable working in a fast-paced DevOps environment.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
Initially, this job will be very hands-on. Candidates must be comfortable with spending 50% of their time coding. Spring Java, and python are our main programming languages. Terraform preferred, but any infrastructure as code dialect is acceptable. Experience with container runtimes like kubernetes and data platforms like Snowflake, DynamoDB, RDS, and RedShift are preferred.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
- Partner with colleagues from across technology and risk to ensure an outstanding, useable, and unobtrusive experience for development teams building and deploying their applications into public cloud environments.
- Help to define, communicate and promote best practices for public cloud application development across the department.
- Develop software and tooling to secure and automate cloud infrastructure and software delivery capabilities.
- Preferred tech stack: AWS, Snoflake, MDM platforms like Semarchy.
- Design and operation of a Kubernetes environment for container management and orchestration.
- Automate the provisioning of environments using Ansible, Puppet and other tools.
- Possess strong verbal and written communication skills and ability to present, persuade and influence peers, vendors and executives.
- Energetic, self-directed, and self-motivated, able to build and sustain long-term relationships across a multitude of stakeholders in a fast paced, multi-directional work environment.
- Exceptional analytical skills, able to apply expertise to drive complex, technical and highly commercial solutions.
- Experience supporting complex production application environments.
- Proficiency in designing, developing, and testing software in one or more of Python, or golang; open to using multiple languages.
- Experience architecting, designing, and developing applications in an Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, or Microsoft Azure cloud environment.
- Ability to reason about performance, security, and process interactions in complex distributed systems.
- Experience with version control, continuous integration, deployment, and configuration management tools in a DevOps environment.
- Experience meeting demands for high availability and scale.
- Ability to communicate technical concepts effectively, both written and orally, as well as the interpersonal skills required to collaborate effectively with colleagues across diverse technology teams.
- Ability to rapidly and effectively understand and translate requirements into technical solutions.
- Experience working in a Linux environment, including system engineering, high availability design, performance analysis, network troubleshooting.
- Knowledge of container technologies: Docker and Kubernetes.
- Hands on experience in Amazon web services.
- Experience using infrastructure as code tools (e.g. Terraform)
- Experience in one of the Configuration management system (e.g. Ansible, Salt)
- Experience in CICD (Preferably gitlab)
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
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 GS.com/careers .
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