Software Engineer - FX Payments
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB WHAT WE DO
The FX Payments Engineering team plays a central role in enabling foreign currency payments on the firm's new Transaction Banking (TxB) offering. The team is creating a brand new Cloud based microservice architecture, which leverages the firm's FX edealing capabilities for liquidity, whilst also orchestrating numerous other FX payment lifecycle stages.
The Commercial Banking business unit aims to provide comprehensive cash management solutions for corporations, of which a Global Payment capability is a key part of the offering. We are actively building out FX features, where the technical roadmap will continue to be driven by client requirements and further industrialization of the offering. The software the team is creating has an immediate and direct impact on the success of the Global Payments business. 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. The FX Payments team brings the FX expertise of the Securities Division into the Consumer and Commercial Banking (CCBD) space, which is applying innovative solutions to traditional banking activities.
We want team members to feel a strong sense of ownership for all aspects of the software which we're creating. We foster an open, inclusive and supportive atmosphere within the team, where ideas and discussion are actively encouraged. RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
Our mission is to build a robust FX capability for the growing payment platform, that meets our corporate client's needs. Our goal is to build a highly scalable, resilient and available cloud-based FX payment capability that our corporate clients can rely on to run and expand their businesses.
You will gain a proficient understanding of software development concepts and be hands on with implementation of new features. The role will provide a lot of exposure to Cloud and Container concepts. You will learn how to develop easy to support software and liaise with the SRE team to factor in their requirements.
As part of the FX development team you will be involved in all aspects of the software development lifecycle. You will directly contribute to the evolution of the FX payment software offering, including FX microservice development, build and deployment infrastructure, and integrations with the broader TxB payment platform. THE ROLE
As a Developer in the FX Payments Engineering team you will be responsible for developing new product features, enhancing the existing system, and closely collaborating with product owners, operations and business users. You will work on interesting technical challenges with the development team, provide input into design discussions, and mature the software as the business continues to grow. SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR Basic Qualifications
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
- 1 - 3 years of relevant professional experience using a modern programming language (preferably Java)
- BSc or higher in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
- Team oriented, strong interpersonal and communication skills
- Energetic, self-directed, and self-motivated
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.
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