Technology - Platform - Core Network Engineer - Associate - Jersey City

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

TECHNOLOGY

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

YOUR IMPACT

Network Engineering is part of the Platforms team in Technology at GS. The Core networks team is responsible for architecture, design and engineering of WAN, MAN and backbone network systems that drive all the Firm's global businesses. We are currently seeking a new Associate to join the team in Jersey City to support the WAN, MAN and carrier infrastructure engineering functions.

OUR IMPACT

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.

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Working with network carriers to design and deliver connectivity solutions
  • Working with product engineering to drive requirements and certify new routing platforms
  • Work on several projects at once, from regional ones to global ones
  • Provide technical escalation for complex problems

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Basic Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience dealing directly with network carriers for circuit delivery, including understanding commercial negotiations
  • Strong knowledge of WAN/MAN topologies and protocols, networking technologies. (Ethernet, TCP/IP, BGP, OSPF, PIM, SNMP, MPLS)
  • Experience dealing with change management in an enterprise environment
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Experience dealing with common network vendor operating systems (Cisco, Juniper, etc)
  • Solid communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multitask and determine tasks that are urgent vs important
  • Financial sector experience strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of global undersea cable systems

Preferred Qualifications

  • Software scripting and development experience (Javascript), automation & accessing web based services via APIs
  • Experience with network management platforms

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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