Technology - Equities Technology - Post Execution Engineering Junior Software Developer - Analyst - New York



Our team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide real-time access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.


Engineers are responsible for constructing systems to enrich and analyze data sets for the equity trading flows. These pipelines drive the machinery that processes the increasing volumes for the Equity Division. Engineers analyze and architect solutions for the myriad of the functionality areas including but not limited to revenue analytics, post trade enrichment and commission management. They interact and work with Securities division sponsors to develop software solutions. These solutions leverage current modern technologies for large scale ETL and transport of large data. Currently the developers use Kafka, HDFS, Spark and Apache Beam to build these systems. Engineers and their team will leverage these technologies or external managed cloud equivalents to provide cost transparent, scalable solutions.


Technology is at the heart of our multi-billion dollar business. Our engineers develop lowlatency, scalable, and resilient solutions which drive global equities sales and trading at Goldman Sachs.


  • Ability to identify solutions that breakdown complex systems
  • Solutions that are parallelizable and scaleable solutions running on commodity hardware
  • Ability to leverage modern webstacks for visualization and analysis
  • Manipulate and organize data, structured and unstructured
  • Understanding and applying the principles surrounding test engineering
  • Software controls and SDLC



Basic Qualifications

  • Experience programming in a compiled language (e.g. C, C++, Java)
  • Clear understanding of algorithms and data structures
  • Familiarity with core programming concepts and techniques (e.g. concurrency, memory management)
  • Comfort with standard SDLC tools, e.g. version control systems, diff-ing tools
  • Strong written, oral communication and analytical skills
  • Enthusiastic, proactive and driven individual with high degree of attention to detail

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree / Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field
  • Experience developing in a Linux or UNIX environment
  • Experience with several of the following: Real-time systems; Large-scale, distributed systems; Compilers; Financial engineering; User interface technologies; Modern webstacks; Databases; Functional programming; Test engineering


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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