1+ months

Front Office Developer - Commodity Trading and Sales Technology

Goldman Sachs Group
London, England EC4A 2BE



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.



We are seeking a dynamic, entrepreneurial individual to join the London 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. 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.



  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering or related STEM discipline
  • 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 SACHSAt 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: 2020-09-16 Expires: 2020-11-18

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Front Office Developer - Commodity Trading and Sales Technology

Goldman Sachs Group
London, England EC4A 2BE

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