29 days old

System Engineer - FIX Onboarding

Goldman Sachs Group
Bengaluru, KA 560071



Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.


Job Summary & Responsibilities


The FIX Connectivity team is the primary client facing IT team for Goldman Sachs and its clients. The team specifically focuses on the technical aspects of on-boarding clients to trade electronically (using the FIX Protocol) for all products and markets offered by Goldman Sachs. The role is in the Securities Division Engineering FIX on-boarding team covering global markets. The Goldman Sachs offering includes: Derivatives and Shares Trading, Program (Portfolio) Trading, Direct Market Access, Algorithmic Trading and Indications of Interest (IOIs).


In this role you will work closely with stakeholders from the initial request to go-live. This includes gathering requirements, evaluating specifications, coordinating testing, managing the change process, implementing client specific rules and set-up. Testing includes certification of new clients as well as validating new products for existing clients. Stakeholders include but are not limited to sales and trading business teams and vendor, client and Goldman Sachs technology teams. Generally the team also provide expertise on any FIX related inquiries to the relevant business and application teams. There is in place a Level 1 FIX support function and the FIX on-boarding team coordinate closely to ensure a smooth handover when a client is taken live. The team has strong relationships with the business and other technical stakeholders and provides professional solutions for Goldman Sachs electronic trading.


Basic Qualifications


An experienced FIX on-boarding engineer, with a proven track record in the on-boarding of clients to electronic trading. With a strong understanding of the FIX protocol and UNIX skills. Previous experience of working with business, vendor and clients. \u2022 Excellent communication skills with a passion for high quality client service \u2022 Excellent knowledge of the FIX protocol \u2022 Solid experience in project management \u2022 Solid experience in technical support in a distributed environment, including experience of FIX support \u2022 Strong understanding of Global Equities markets and products \u2022 Strong analytical and problem solving skills \u2022 Strong FIX certification and testing experience \u2022 Good knowledge of connectivity, Networks and TCP/IP, Firewalls, VPN \u2022 Good knowledge of UNIX/Linux \u2022 Good knowledge of SQL and databases \u2022 The ability to work effectively with local and global technology and business teams \u2022 The ability to work well under pressure to provide high quality, accurate and timely solutions \u2022 Self-motivated with an ability to work with minimal supervision \u2022 Programming or scripting knowledge desirable \u2022 Experience of software release and version control systems desirable \u2022 Relevant qualifications in engineering, computer science or an equivalent



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 GS.com/careers. Were committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html

© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2020. All rights reserved.Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity



Posted: 2020-07-10 Expires: 2020-09-02

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