Equities Technology - FIX Support Specialist

  • Competitive
  • New York City, NY, USA
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 09 Dez 18

Equities Technology - FIX Support Specialist


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.

Who We Look For

Goldman Sachs Engineers are innovators and problem-solvers, building solutions in risk management, big data, mobile and more. We look for creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment.
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.

New hire will join the FIX Support team in Client Connectivity under GSET Engineering, which performs client, vendor, sales and coverage support of FIX inbound and outbound sessions to the High Touch/ Low Touch trading and done-away Clearing flows. Services are provided to our Equities, Options, Futures and Clearing customers across the Equities and Prime Services Business Units. Key responsibilities will include FIX support with focus on troubleshooting of production and pre-production issues, performing required platform maintenance, enhancing and automating support tools/workflows, managing runbooks, Global coordination with Regional Support Teams for appropriate Follow The Sun coverage and providing a central interface for Americas Sales and Coverage for FIX and Connectivity related queries. In addition, the day to day management of the other support team members will reside with this role.


• Perform required maintenance and support including troubleshooting of production and pre-production issues
• W ork with Regional and Global teams to deliver enhancements to Client Connectivity Support


• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• 10+ years of experience in a similar hybrid technical/business-facing role. Previous experience in managing a support desk a plus.
• FIX Protocol knowledge
• Experience in operating in a Linux/Unix Environment
• Ne tworking setups and troubleshooting

Preferred Qualifications
• Python or similar scripting language experience in Linux environment is a plus
• Re lational (Sybase, DB2) database experience is preferred

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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