Technology - Platform - UX Developer/Designer - Associate - New York

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

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.

YOUR IMPACT

The Platform User Experience (UX) team is looking for an experienced web developer. As a member of the UX engineering team, he/she will be responsible for playing a key role in designing, developing and enhancing the Firm's standard UI framework and its associated products that aim to standardize the experience of web, desktop & mobile applications for a variety of businesses at Goldman Sachs, including Legal, Compliance and Audit. The developer will work with designers to conceptualize and build components and patterns that will be offered as part of the UI framework to application teams across the firm. He/She will be involved in constant and consistent improvement of the framework by researching and learning new trends and technologies. The developer will work on building several applications and tools that support and enhance the framework. He/She will also work with the wider development community to provide guidance on usage of the framework to drive towards high quality and consistency of UI across the firm. He/She must be innovative, analytical and a problem solver. The candidate must have extensive experience working in an agile environment. Must have superior interpersonal skills, excellent communication and organization skills and be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.

Design and deliver great products that satisfy the firm's business needs and achieve adoption. Our practitioners have expertise in user research, interaction design, visual design, and front end development. This unique skill set allows us to partner with business and technology teams firm-wide to create applications that are easy to use, engaging, powerful, and competitive.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology with 7+ years of experience in developing web applications
  • Must be an expert in Javascript with Experience on JQuery and Angular
  • Must have Strong background developing rich web UI with HTML5 and CSS3
  • Strong communication skills with a track record of working and collaborating with global teams
  • Familiarity with Javascript testing frameworks like Karma and Jasmine
  • Familiarity with UI packaging using tools like Gulp or Grunt
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to break down and communicate complex issues, ideas and solutions- Experience working with ES6, ReactJS, and responsive frameworks like Bootstrap
  • Experience with server-side Javascript using ExpressJS, NodeJS and NPM
  • Familiarity with SQL and NoSQL databases like Elastic Search
  • An eye for detail and an understanding of user centered design

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

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