MORE ABOUT THIS JOB Enabling Goldman Sachs’ research analysts to model investment ideas efficiently and accurately, whilst ensuring that clients can access these ideas when, where and how they choose. GIR Technologists leverage the latest in cloud, mobile and big data technologies to help define and deliver our digital investment research strategy. The Goldman Sachs Investment Research division is undergoing a digital transformation. You’ll be part of a team responsible for the next generation digital research platform on the public cloud.
As a Cloud Engineer, you will collaborate with software engineers to deploy and operate GIR systems in AWS. Help automate and streamline our operations and processes with a focus on security. We use a breadth of tools and approaches to solve a broad spectrum of problems. Practices such as limiting time spent on operational work, blameless post mortems and proactive identification of potential outages factor into iterative improvement that is key to both product quality and interesting and dynamic day-to-day work. GIR’s culture of diversity, intellectual curiosity, problem solving and openness is key to its success. You will be responsible for identifying the right tools, technologies and procedures for the GIR cloud platform.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
You will work on a diverse set of technologies, many open source, and find where their interests lie.
We sit with our business counterparts and are exposed, daily, to their thought processes, allowing us to apply relevant technology solutions to the problems they face.
Cloud platform engineers will manage availability, latency, scalability, security and efficiency of GIR services by engineering reliability into software and systems.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field
5+ years’ relevant commercial experience
A strong analytical and problem solving mind-set
Willingness to collaborate with our business partners to understand and implement their requirements
Experience with software development lifecyles methodologies, Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment and associated tools
Experience with automation tools and frameworks (CI/CD pipelines)
Experience in network, service and application monitoring
Cloud Infrastructure build out, DevOps/DevSecOps experience on AWS Public Cloud
Infrastructure as Code
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.