Java Trading Systems Developer - Equities Electronic Trading



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.

At Goldman Sachs, our culture is one of teamwork, innovation and meritocracy. We often say our people are our greatest asset and we take pride in supporting each colleague both professionally and personally. From collaborative work spaces and mindfulness classes to working from home and flexible work options, we offer our people the support they need to reach their goals in and outside the office

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design, build and maintain a high-performance, high-availability, high-capacity, yet nimble and adaptive platform for order management, exchange connectivity, processing high volumes of ticking data and post-trade processing.
  • Use data to guide decision-making, developing or enhancing tools as necessary to collect it.
  • Communication with traders, sales, clients and compliance officers about new feature requests, explanation of existing features etc.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelors or Master's degree in computer science or engineering or equivalent experience
  • 3 to 5 years of professional experience developing deterministic high performance, low latency systems (counted in single digit microseconds)
  • Thorough knowledge of Java programming concepts
  • Strong knowledge of object oriented programming, data structures, algorithms and design patterns
  • Experience developing distributed architecture systems and messaging protocols
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work in a team
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience in data driven performance analysis and optimizations.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Experience build state management systems, complex event processing and transaction sequencing architectures
  • JVM internals, tuning for low-latency, GC-free real-time operation
  • Experience processing large static datasets as well as high volume ticking data sources
  • Linux systems programming experience including memory management, concurrent programming infrastructure, and the networking stack
  • Over 3 years' experience in Financial industry


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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