Operations Engineering - Derivative Confirmations - Developer

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.


A role exists for a hands-on developer lead to join the Derivative Confirms team. This role offers a chance to work in global team in close partnership with Operations and Technology management across New York, Salt Lake City, Bangalore and Tokyo. With a key strategic initiative to build new derivative confirms processing platform (DCP) that lays foundation to eliminate legacy application, this is an exciting time to join the team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for analysis and development of new Deriv Confirms Platform. The role will provide participation in the full software development lifecycle including business and technology driven platform build/ re-engineering efforts, demising legacy platform and production support.


The Operations Division is the engine room that powers Goldman Sachs, and Operations Technology is driving their industrialization through automation, digitization and orchestration


  • Act as a developer in Derivative Confirms team to develop software used in derivatives confirms processing while facing off stakeholders within Operations and Technology
  • Participate in all the interactions with technology & operations teams around confirms processing functions to deploy appropriate technology solutions
  • Work with global development team by validating software design, test design and application performance
  • Analyze derivatives confirms processes and produce professional workflow and status diagrams for presentation and discussion



Basic Qualifications
  • 2-4 years of experience with object oriented programming in Core Java, SQL, Linux
  • Analytical skills to perform technical and functional analysis with strong communication skills
  • Experience in test driven development
  • Experienced in working in a global software engineering team
  • Experienced in delivering complex development projects
  • Experience with complex debugging and root-cause analysis

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with Service Oriented Architectures, JMS (messaging), C++, and shell scripting


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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