Goldman Sachs & Co. Engineering - Platform - Platform - Network Technical PM - Associate - London in London, United Kingdom
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB
WHAT WE DO
At 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 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.
Network Engineering is a global organisation that is part of the Platform Business Unit and is based in multiple locations around the world. We engineer technologies, products and solutions across the entire Goldman Sachs network. This includes networks hosting critical trading, market data, exchange connectivity and e-commerce services, the global core backbone, the design of the physical network supporting campus based users and interconnectivity to regional offices. We are also involved in the development of software solutions to support all aspects of network automation. You will work closely with network engineers to own the delivery of a variety of concurrent projects across multiple network areas. These will vary in scale and breadth from delivering new data centre capacity, platform refresh to deploying new solutions globally. You will take an active role in the product lifecycle projects; working with global provisioning teams and external vendors to coordinate legacy platform replacement. You will be responsible for financial and vendor management.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
Delivering new solutions for internal clients
Take an active role in the product lifecycle projects; working with global provisioning teams and external vendors to coordinate legacy platform replacement
Working with networking product vendors, resellers and telecoms service providers to manage network procurement orders, delivery processes and pipeline.
Owning the delivery of a variety of concurrent projects in varying scale from small to very large
Working with networking product vendors and telecoms service providers with regards to all of the above
You will be responsible for carrier management, financial management and invoicing
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Good project management skills (large network deployments and cross-discipline project deliverables)
Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
Good technical experience in networking technologies within a large Enterprise, preferably with some exposure to the Financial Sector.
Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
Knowledge of WAN/LAN topologies and protocols, networking technologies. (Ethernet, TCP/IP, BGP, OSPF, PIM, SNMP, MPLS)
Knowledge of data centre design principles, products and protocols
Product experience with selection of Cisco Routers, Switches, Nexus, ASR, ISR product lines, Layer4-7 switching / High Availability (Citrix Netscaler preferred), Cisco IOS
Appreciation of neighbouring technologies: Market Data, Voice, Virtualisation Computing and Multimedia
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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Schedule TypeFull Time
Business UnitTech Infrastructure - Staff