Goldman Sachs & Co. CCBD Technology - Personal Finance Management - VP of Engineering in New York, New York

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

What We DoAt 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 ForGoldman 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.

Consumer and Commercial Banking (CCBD) Consumer and Commercial Banking 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 personal financial goals. We make direct investments in, and risk manage, a portfolio of corporate loans and securities. And we help transform distressed communities through investments and loans of private capital.

Digital Finance, a business unit within CCBD, is comprised of the firm’s digitally-led consumer businesses, which include the Marcus deposits and lending businesses, as well as the personal financial management app, Clarity Money. Digital Finance combines the strength and heritage of a 148-year-old financial institution with the agility and entrepreneurial spirit of a tech start-up. Through the use of machine learning and intuitive design, we provide customers with powerful tools that are grounded in value, transparency and simplicity to help them make smarter decisions about their money.

Clarity Money is a business recently acquired by Goldman Sachs that offers a revolutionary AI- and machine learning-based product for consumers to improve their financial health. Ushering in a new era of mobile personal finance management apps, Clarity Money uses artificial intelligence and data science to help consumers make smarter financial decisions and get the most from their money. The revolutionary features allow users to cancel bills, get a better credit card and create a savings account, all from within the app, and all at the push of a button.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL• The Clarity Money team is actively seeking a motivated VP of Engineering with proven industry experience. The ideal candidate is a strong individual contributor, positive team player and willing to get things done. Strong computer science fundamentals are key to success in this role• We’re building a high-performance, next generation personal financial management platform. We’re excited to bring on a technical leader to help us continue to deliver world class experience for our users• Architect and design the entire eco-system for our Financial Management Platform and Machine Learning Engines• Develop core components that form the building blocks of our platform• Ensure on-time delivery of cutting edge consumer features across Mobile, Web, iOS and our backend systems, while maintaining code quality and being mindful of future needs of the businessSKILLS AND EXPERIENCE • Bachelor’s Degree ideally in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field of study• You live and breathe code and love sharing and expanding your knowledge of Computer Software• Knowledge of asynchronous programming and event-driven programming paradigms• Minimum 10 years’ experience in developing scalable Web, mobile and backend applications / microservices• Minimum 5 years’ experience managing and delivering engineering teams both in house and offshore• Experience with Java, JavaScript and Python and the ability to debug and solve complex problems• Experience with writing and delivering testable, extensible and maintainable code• Advanced understanding of PostgresSQL, Mongo, Hadoop, Redis and other NoSQL Databases along with their benefits and pitfalls• Experience with managing and building scaled out cloud database(s)

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.

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Job ID2018-45864

Schedule TypeFull Time

LevelVice President/Executive Director

Function(s)Technology

RegionAmericas

DivisionEngineering

Business UnitCCBD Technology

Employment TypeEmployee