Software Engineer - Credit FICC SPG Software Engineer - Credit FICC SPG …

Goldman Sachs
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 22 Nov 20
Goldman Sachs
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 22 Nov 20
Software Engineer - Credit FICC SPG
The Global Credit Technology organization is a global team responsible for the technology needs of multiple businesses in the micro space of the Fixed Income, Currencies & Commodities (FICC) Division -- including Credit, Mortgages, Municipals, Emerging Markets, and Bank Loans. We build systems that enable cross-asset & multi-strategy coverage of our clients, and allow the firm to assess value and manage risk.

We are looking to grow our team with motivated and experienced technologists who are eager to work in a fast-paced environment. The candidate will be responsible for building new and innovative solutions in addition to enhancing and supporting our existing trading systems and desktop applications. We have a deep pipeline of business driven project requests aimed at automating trading workflows and increasing competitive advantage in servicing our clients' needs.

Our team utilizes a rich software stack comprised of both open source and proprietary technologies (Slang/SecDb). We use Java to build distributed services and are in the process of redefining how we perform inter-process communication in our services oriented architecture. We are actively migrating away from conventional enterprise solutions like TIBCO Rendezvous (RV) to modern solutions for scalable microservices architectures - like Kafka, REST, Web sockets (Dropwizard, Vert.X). Our architecture's middle tier is migrating towards in-memory data grids and middle tiers like Hazelcast. We are investing in HTML5, JavaScript, Angular and React to build modern desktops for market making, market data aggregation, trade booking, risk, and data analytics.

The candidate will have a unique opportunity to learn the Credit businesses through close interactions with traders, sales, strategists, and Franchise managers.

How will you fulfill your potential?
  • Opportunity to learn and utilize different software stacks, in-house and open source, to build distributed server side and desktop solutions
  • Opportunity to acquire in depth knowledge of trading workflows
  • Play a big part in design and implementation in a team oriented environment
  • Interact directly with the business and other tech teams to build innovative trading solutions
  • Considerable growth potential for highly motivated developers

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelors' degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline
  • Experience in software development, including a clear understanding of data structures, algorithms, software design and core programming concepts
  • Expertise in object oriented language (preferably Java)
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Interest in fixed income products and building trading systems
  • Team player
  • Motivation to learn about trading workflows and financial markets

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience building distributed trading systems
  • Experience building dynamic desktop applications with Java/HTML5/Javascript/Angular
  • Knowledge of fixed income markets and trading workflows
  • Great communication skills


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