Transaction Banking Division - Software Engineer, Analyst

Employer
Goldman Sachs
Location
Singapore, Singapore
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Sep 2022
Closes
16 Oct 2022
Ref
16883739
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
WHAT WE DO
At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don't just make things - we make things possible. We change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas and solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for our clients. Our engineering teams build 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.
Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global strategist groups, is at the critical center of our business. Our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking. Want to push the limit of digital possibilities? Start here.
WHAT 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. Transaction Banking (TxB) brings innovative solutions to traditional banking activities. We are a global team of lenders, investors, risk managers, skilled marketers, web experts and banking specialists. We provide a suite of solutions to help our customers meet their financial goals. We make direct investments in and manage risk for a portfolio of corporate loans and securities. We help transform distressed communities through investments and loans of private capital.
THE ROLE
As part of our global team you will work on various technologies and components as a Software Engineer. Your role includes specification, development, as well as the testing and roll-out of new features focusing on code quality, automation, testability and security. Payment systems, due to their criticality present unique engineering challenges around resiliency, availability and scale. You will have the opportunity to contribute to the vision, understand our product roadmap and contribute to building an engineering culture within our global team. We expect the successful candidate to deliver high quality software and to be passionate about software engineering. You must have a proficient understanding of software development concepts. A good understanding of the Cloud and Container concepts is a plus. You will also be responsible to develop supportable software and liaise with our SRE team to factor in their requirements.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
  • Manage multiple tasks and use sound judgment when prioritizing
  • Collaborate with global cross functional teams in building customer-centric products
  • Analyze existing software implementations to identify areas of improvement and provide deadline estimates for implementing new features
  • Update and maintain documentation for team processes, best practices and software runbooks
  • Establish trusted partnerships with peers, product heads, and executive level stakeholders
  • Must be passionate about technology and engineering
  • Exceptional analytical skills and ability to apply knowledge and experience in decision-making to arrive at creative and commercial solutions
  • Ability to leverage technology to deliver business value
  • Must be independent and comfortable in a fast paced, ambiguous and often multi-directional work environment
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
  • B.S. or higher in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
  • Experience leveraging test-driven development methodologies
  • Comfort with Agile operating models (practical experience of Scrum/Kanban)
  • Team oriented; strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Energetic, self-directed, and self-motivated
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Business level Japanese language or other Asian language proficiency
  • Experience with BOJ-NET, Zengin Net, and other Asia Payment Rails
  • Experience with AWS/Azure
  • Experience with Kafka, MongoDB, Hadoop, Cassandra
  • Experience with microservice architectures (SOA)
  • Experience with payments systems (understanding of the various payment networks)
  • Experience with SQL databases (PostgreSQL/Oracle/Sybase)
  • Experience in Financial Services or Fintech


ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We're committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html

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