Goldman Sachs & Co. Commodities Trading and Sales Tech - Trading Platform in Singapore, Singapore
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.
Fixed Income, Currency, and Commodities (FICC) Technology plays a key role in the firm’s
ability to help institutional clients buy and sell financial instruments on liquidity venues
around the world, an important revenue driver for the firm. In FICC Technology we use both open source industry standard and internal proprietary technologies to build cutting edge platforms for pricing, execution, and control over each of these millions of transactions.
The candidate will be partnering with technologists, strategists, traders and salespeople in the Goldman Sachs FICC trading environment. Candidate will be primarily responsible for managing the production environment which includes providing high quality support to our users, coordinating changes to the production environment, and automating production systems support.
The Commodities desk is a key trading desk within the Goldman Sachs FICC (Fixed Income Currency and Commodities) Division. The Commodities business is global in nature, and the Technology teams work alongside the businesses in London, New York and Singapore.
The Commodities Technology team interacts directly with Trading and Sales to develop trading systems to achieve their business goals. It is a fast paced environment where individuals with strong development and interpersonal skills gain a unique insight into how financial markets work.
Our team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We provide the systems and tools for the Commodities business to trade, to manage their risk, and to generate trade ideas. Our team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation.
We are seeking a dynamic, entrepreneurial individual to join the Singapore Commodities Technology team and work within our front office development team. The Commodities business is extremely focused on Technology, so this role provides many challenging and rewarding opportunities for the successful candidate.
The candidate will work directly with engineers, traders and salespeople in the Goldman Sachs FICC trading environment. Candidate will be primarily responsible for managing the production environment which includes providing high quality support to our users, coordinating changes to the production environment, and automating production systems support.
The role will involve working on a wide range of projects, including trading and risk management applications, new business development and electronic trading. There will be opportunities to work on brand new projects, with the latest full stack web technologies, Java and the GS object oriented database (SecDB).
The candidate will directly experience the impact of their work as they see the Commodities business use their systems on a daily basis.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline
4+ years of commercial experience
Strong analytical and programming skills in any language
Ability to quickly learn new languages and technologies
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Comfortable multi-tasking, managing multiple stakeholders and working as part of a team
Can apply an entrepreneurial approach and passion to problem solving and product development
Background in finance preferred but not mandatory.
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
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 .We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more:
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Schedule TypeFull Time
RegionAsia Except Japan
Business UnitFICC Technology