Goldman Sachs & Co. Technology - GIR Tech - Development Manager - Publishing in New York, New York



Our team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide real-time access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.


The Goldman Sachs Investment Research division is undergoing a digital transformation. You'll join the team as we embark on the next phase of this exciting project, with a strong emphasis on interactive HTML5 media, analytics and multi-channel content distribution. Many greenfield opportunities await the successful candidate which will be built upon a proven foundation.


Enabling Goldman Sachs research analysts to model investment ideas efficiently andaccurately, whilst ensuring that clients can access these ideas when, where and how theychoose. GIR Technologists leverage the latest in cloud, mobile and big data technologies tohelp define and deliver our digital investment research strategy.


Job Summary & Responsibilities

  • As a Development Manager, you will be responsible for running the London based team that is building a new authoring and publishing platform for research analysts.

  • You will focus on the build of a platform composed of a vendor solution with custom plugins and a large number of functional services that provide the platform with domain data, business specific legal/compliance functions and coordinated workflows facilitating collaboration across functional areas of the department.

  • You will work with the GIR business to define requirements for new features, collaborate with the technical leads and development team on an implementation plan for those features and see that the team delivers them into production.

  • A forward looking vision of where the publishing platform should go to produce engaging digital research products will be a key factor in your impact.

Basic Qualifications

  • A commercial mind-set; the ability to propose solutions weighing cost/benefit

  • 7+ years? relevant commercial experience

  • Development experience with Java

  • Experience working in a global team

  • A strong analytical and problem solving mind-set

  • Willingness to collaborate with technical leads, development managers and the NY based team

  • Willingness to collaborate across functional areas with the other development managers in the department

  • Willingness to collaborate with our business partners to understand and implement their requirements

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience as a developer or project manager of a publishing or CMS platform

  • Full-stack development experience e.g. RESTful service layer with front-end client side framework e.g. AngularJS, REACT

  • Experience with workflow (BPMN)

  • Use of an object-oriented language and a familiarity of design patterns

  • Agile methodologies


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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Location(s)US-NY-New York

Job ID2017-38448

Schedule TypeFull Time

LevelVice President/Executive Director




Business UnitGIR Technology

Employment TypeEmployee