Goldman Sachs

Senior AWS Architect - RIA Engineering

3+ months agoSalt Lake City, UT



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.

Global Markets

Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

RIA Engineering

The RIA Engineering team in Global Markets is responsible for delivering digital services to our Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) clients. We design and build sleek, modern frontends, powered by scalable, reliable, and secured backend API services to provide clients trading, portfolio management, asset custody and clearing services. The RIA Engineering team builds new features, and continues bringing new financial products to our RIA clients, giving them necessary services and tools to serve their clients' needs.


Responsibilities and Qualifications

As a member of the RIA (Registered Investment Advisor) engineering team, you'll be responsible for designing and implementing core infrastructure for custody and trading systems that service institutional client needs at scale. As a public cloud architect within RIA, you will be working in a close knit team at the forefront of shaping our client's experience by creating new technology driven businesses. You will be responsible for designing large scale, resilient, secure platform infrastructure to deliver top quality applications for a broad range of client needs. We are looking for engineers who thrive in a client-driven, agile environment.

Minimum Qualification

  • 4+ years of experience with one or more public cloud provider(s) (AWS, Azure, GPC)
  • 4+ years of experience with platform architecture in the public cloud
  • Working knowledge of public cloud services and platform components
  • Experience with Git and Terraform
  • Good Communication skills
Preferred Qualification
  • 6-10 years of working knowledge of scripting and software development (Perl, Python, Ruby, Java, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of relational databases and SQL.
  • Experience with full stack AWS SaaS and service integration.

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 .

We're committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://

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