Technology - Platform - GSWeb/ Web Developer - Associate - 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.

Client Platforms is leading Goldman Sachs into the digital age. Our innovation in web, mobile, social collaboration, and user experience is changing the way we collaborate with our clients and with each other.

This role offers the opportunity to work on a small, nimble team of developers supporting the firm's multiple award-winning public website, Candidates will work directly a variety of stakeholders, including leading visual design and advertising agencies, the firm's Brand and Content Strategy team in the Executive Office, and internal clients around the firm on evolving and executing on the firm's digital strategy.


Skills and Qualifications:

  • Strong knowledge of front-end Web development, with specific experience executing sophisticated visual designs and interactions. Expert-level skills in HTML and CSS (preferably using SASS, LESS, or PostCSS).
  • Hands-on experience writing JavaScript, particularly contributing to a large codebase supporting a complex website or web app.
  • Impeccable attention to detail, with a particular eye towards executing new functionality against an existing set of technical standards and within a design's visual grammar.
  • Experience working with a variety of technical and non-technical stakeholders. Experience collaborating with UX professionals and visual designers. The ideal candidate will be flexible enough to execute new experiences based on ad hoc requests, wireframes, completed visual design comps, or HTML/CSS/JS handoffs.
  • Experience coding accessible websites and/or with semantic HTML5.
  • Experience with contemporary Web animation and visualization libraries and frameworks (e.g., CSS3, D3, etc.)
  • Design or UX experience is not required, but is a plus.
  • Server-side development skills, particularly in Java or a similar object-oriented language.
  • Experience working with content management systems and/or developing for CMS-managed sites.
  • Demonstrated experience working in an environment calling for frequent, high-quality delivery.


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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