GSAM Technology - Equities, Research & QIS - IMD Knowledge Management Dev Ops Engineer

  • Competitive
  • New York City, NY, USA
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 16 Jan 19

GSAM Technology - Equities, Research & QIS - IMD Knowledge Management Dev Ops Engineer

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB What We Do
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.
Goldman Sachs Asset Management is one of the world's leading asset management institutions. GSAM delivers innovative investment solutions managing more than One Trillion US Dollars on a global, multi-product platform. Our products include Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Fund of Funds, Quantitative Strategies, Fixed Income, Fundamental Equity and a Global Portfolio Solutions Business. GSAM Technology is directly aligned to the
business. Software is engineered in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, adapting to market and customer needs to deliver robust solutions in an ever-changing business environment.
GSAM Technology builds on top of cutting edge in-house platforms complimented with a strong focus on leveraging open source solutions.
WHO WE ARE
The Goldman Sachs Group is a bank holding company and a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Goldman Sachs provides a wide range of services worldwide to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high net worth individuals.

Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.

We are committed to growing our distinctive Culture and holding to our core values which always place our client's interests first. These values are reflected in our Business Principles, which emphasise integrity, commitment to excellence, innovation and teamwork.

BUSINESS UNIT OVERVIEW

As one of the world's leading asset managers, our mission is to help our clients achieve their investment goals. To best serve our clients' diverse and evolving needs, we have built our business to be global, broad and deep across asset classes, geographies and solutions. We complement these services with robust execution capabilities and attentive client service. Where appropriate, we introduce our clients to the broader network and resources of Goldman Sachs.

The open position is to play the role of a DevOps Engineer in the Knowledge Management team . The team is currently located in NY/NJ, Bengaluru, London and Tokyo, supporting thousands of global internal clients through an intelligence platform that leverages search, machine learning, natural language processing, and other advanced technologies.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
• Provide application lifecycle support for critical applications with continuous focus on improvement and performance measurement.
• Participate in an agile development process alongside the application development engineers
• Automation using Bash, Python or Perl.
• Perform after-hours production infrastructure upgrades and configuration updates.
• Interface directly to the local internal client base, executing their requirements within a global framework.
• Work with project management and application management teams to maximize the quality of software releases and minimize risk to the environment.
• Contribute to the technical understanding and promotion of new and existing standards, solutions, and tools.
• Work in partnership with stakeholders to design, implement, manage and support a highly available and secure infrastructure.
• Understand existing GS Perimeter architecture and work with various technology teams to develop and execute strategies to provide a high quality Global production service.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering or other relevant field
• Strong communication and analytical/problem-solving skills
• Fundamental understanding of distributed systems architecture
• Strong background in Internet and Web based technologies including Apache, and Nginx.
• Prior experience with Java based application support (ability to read and interpret code)
• Good knowledge of Python, Perl, CGI and Bash shell script development
• Fundamental understanding of secure application and environment design and management concepts

Preferred Qualifications
• Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration
• Strong ability to code & script
• Strong knowledge and grasp of automation tools
• Good experience with code testing and deployment
• Data Management skills
• Strong knowledge of networking concepts/technologies (load balancers, TCP/IP, firewall, etc)
• Experience with Splunk/Elastic search and other search engines
• Knowledge of Vertx and/or message driven, reactive system designs
• Experience with messaging systems including Kafka

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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