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Meet Our People: Sheenam, Equities Algo Coverage Strats

“As engineers at Goldman Sachs, we will often be given a problem to solve, but have no constraints in creating our solution... because of this, I have been able to learn many aspects of software engineering and have also been given autonomy in my projects,” says Sheenam, an associate in our Securities Division in Bengaluru. Read More

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Ask The Engineering Recruiters

Recruiters Catherine and Mallory discuss Engineering career opportunities at Goldman Sachs. Learn More

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The Data Lake

Data has transformed the way we do business. Our engineers have built a custom platform that empowers our employees to effectively manage data. That platform is the Goldman Sachs Data Lake. View Infographic

12 Nov 2018

Goldman Sachs’ First-Ever "Women in Engineering Day" Focuses on What’s New in Tech

Goldman Sachs engineers recently gathered in New York, Salt Lake City and Dallas for the first-ever Women in Engineering (WE) Day at Goldman Sachs. The event celebrated the accomplishments of women engineers across the firm, and highlighted careers - and the state of diversity - in the coding world. Learn More

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24 Oct 2018

Engineering Team Profile: Working at Goldman Sachs

Members of an engineering team who work on Vault, a microservice-based, real-time trade evaluation system at Goldman Sachs, share their story and discuss the values of what makes a strong team atmosphere. Read Article on The Muse

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10 Oct 2018

Engineering Team Profile: The Power of Big Data

In an interview with the Muse, one of our engineering teams - our FAST team (Franchise Analytics Strategy and Technology) - talks about the power of big data and the importance of having a diverse team. Read Article on The Muse

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10 Oct 2018

'Gray Wolf’—The Goldman Sachs Program for Engineering First-Year Analysts

Before Engineering analysts begin their full time roles on the desk, they take part in Gray Wolf, a multi-week program that exposes new analysts to experiences, from writing code to networking, in order to accelerate their understanding of the engineering culture at Goldman Sachs. Read More

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03 Oct 2018

Advice: How to Make Your Next Hackathon a Major Success

Hackathons present an opportunity to impress potential employers with your skills, knowledge and collaboration. Goldman Sachs participates in a number of hackathons during the school year where students can meet our engineers and recruiters. Learn More

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26 Sep 2018

Can You Decode This Message? [UPDATE: Answer Revealed]

Our engineers have a new challenge in honor of the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing – no matter where you are in the world, see if you can crack the code. Learn More

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19 Sep 2018

Changing the Face of Coding in the UK

During National Coding Week, we are focusing on how teaching young women to code early in their careers can open a world of opportunities for a new generation. Read More

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07 Sep 2018

The Present and Future of AI for Financial Services Firms

Charles Elkan, global head of machine learning at Goldman Sachs, answers some common questions and dispels some misconceptions about artificial intelligence. Read More

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21 Aug 2018

Profile: Christopher, Engineering

In an interview with The Muse, Chris Mathie, a managing director in Prime Services Risk Technology, talks about his 19-year journey at the firm – from intern to global leader – and how he has stayed passionate about his work. Read Article

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14 Aug 2018

Profile: Funmilayo, Engineering

In an interview with The Muse, Funmi, a vice president in Engineering, talks about forming and maintaining relationships with colleagues and the importance of having a diverse team. Read Article

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13 Aug 2018

Your Guide to HackerRank Success

HackerRank, a coding-based technical skills and assessment platform, is one of the many tools used by Goldman Sachs to assess candidates for technology and strats roles. Samantha, a vice president on the Technology Campus Recruiting team, shares her advice for applicants taking the HackerRank assessment. Learn More

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09 Aug 2018

Profile: Lade, Engineering

Lade, a vice president in our Engineering, offers advice to other engineers and tells her story in an interview with The Muse, an online career resource for all professionals. Read Article

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28 Jun 2018

What Happens When… a Goldman Sachs Analyst Plays eSports with the Pros?

By day, Chris Merwin is a videogame and eSports analyst at Goldman Sachs Research. So what happens when he joins a team of professional gamers to play one of eSports’ hottest games? Watch Video

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22 Jun 2018

Jo Hannaford on Attracting and Retaining Women in Technology

Jo Hannaford, Head of EMEA Technology at Goldman Sachs, discusses how we can attract and retain more women in technology in recognition of International Women in Engineering Day. Read More

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21 Jun 2018

Goldman Sachs Engineers Participate in Bengaluru Developer Summit

Goldman Sachs engineers from around the world attended the Great Indian Developer Summit (GIDS), held from April 24-28, 2018 in Bengaluru, India, delivering talks and demonstrations, meeting fellow engineers, hosting an engineering quiz and sponsoring a booth that attracted over 1,000 conference attendees. Read More

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29 May 2018

GS Women Engineers Teach Advanced Coding at All-Girls High School

Volunteers from the Goldman Sachs Women in Engineering group recently finished teaching a newly designed, advanced coding curriculum at the Urban Assembly School of Business for Young Women, an all-girls public high school in New York City Read More

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23 May 2018

Advice: Boe Hartman, Technology Division, New York

Boe Hartman, a managing director in our Technology Division in New York, is head of Consumer & Commercial Banking Technology. He shares five pieces of advice that he would give his younger self. Read More

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02 May 2018

Meet Our People: Sheenam, Equities Algo Coverage Strats

“As engineers at Goldman Sachs, we will often be given a problem to solve, but have no constraints in creating our solution... because of this, I have been able to learn many aspects of software engineering and have also been given autonomy in my projects,” says Sheenam, an associate in our Securities Division in Bengaluru. Read More

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19 Apr 2018

Goldman Sachs Engineering to Present at Five Java User Group (JUG) Meetups in India

Attention Java Developers in India: Goldman Sachs Engineering’s Nikhil Nanivadekar will be presenting at five Java User Group meetups this month, in Chennai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Thiruvananthapuram. Read More

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26 Mar 2018

Goldman Sachs Engineers Attend the Lesbians Who Tech and Allies Summit in San Francisco

Twenty Goldman Sachs employees attended the Lesbians Who Tech and Allies Summit in San Francisco earlier this month to meet fellow engineers and to talk about their innovative engineering work at the firm. Read More

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12 Mar 2018

Africa’s Budding Engineers Meet with Goldman Sachs Engineers in Nigeria

Goldman Sachs engineers from New York and London recently traveled to Lagos, Nigeria to discuss summer and full-time analyst positions with students from universities across Africa. Learn More

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22 Feb 2018

Goldman Sachs Warsaw Celebrates First Anniversary of IT for SHE Programme

Goldman Sachs, alongside 6 other companies is celebrating the anniversary of their flagship IT for SHE programme in Poland. Launched in 2017, the programme is designed to encourage more women into technology, by offering mentoring support to women STEM students. Learn More

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16 Feb 2018

What our Engineers in EMEA Say About Working at Goldman Sachs

We don’t just make things, we make things possible. Our Engineering teams build the innovations that drive our business and financial markets worldwide while collaborating with colleagues across the globe. More

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16 Feb 2018

Night at the Museum: GS Women Engineers Join Hackathon to Help Scientists

Deep into the night last weekend a group of twelve women engineers from Goldman Sachs’ Technology Division participated in the fourth annual “Hack the Deep” hackathon at the world-famous American Museum of Natural History in New York. Read More

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08 Feb 2018

Fifth Annual GS Quantify Student Competition Yields Innovative Engineering Solutions

Over 3,500 students from 25 engineering schools across India participated in the fifth annual GS Quantify engineering challenge hosted by the Goldman Sachs office in Bengaluru. Read More

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02 Feb 2018

Attention All Java Enthusiasts: Goldman Sachs to Host Java SIG Session on February 7

Join us for an upcoming NY Java SIG (New York Java Special Interest Group) session on Wednesday, February 7th at Goldman Sachs. Join Java aficionados from the firm and the JavaSIG community for an evening of learning and networking. Learn More

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01 Feb 2018

Goldman Sachs Engineering Designers Host Session with Author and Designer Tom Greever

On January 23, Goldman Sachs hosted an evening session with the New York City User Experience Professionals Association (NYC UXPA). The session featured a talk by Tom Greever, a User Experience (UX) Director at Bitovi, a front-end design and development consultancy, and author of Articulating Design Decisions. Over 150 UX professionals from Goldman Sachs and the NYC UXPA community attended. Learn More

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30 Jan 2018

On Artificial Intelligence and the New Generation of 'Strats'

In our Securities Division, the people focused on structuring, quantitative finance and engineering—known as "strats" within the firm—work in a variety of roles, ranging from modeling risk and writing complex algorithms to engineering technology platforms and analyzing data. Thalia Chryssikou, co-head of Global Sales Strats and Structuring across FICC and Equities, shares her thoughts on the evolution of strats' roles at Goldman Sachs and across the industry. Read More

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22 Jan 2018

Meet Our People: Sahaj, Engineering, London

Meet Sahaj, an associate on our Quality Assurance Engineering team in London, who is working on an automated remote testing framework for one of the core platforms at the firm. Sahaj explains how he creates, designs and implements solutions from the ground up. Read More

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08 Dec 2017

Can You Decode This Message [UPDATE: Answer Revealed]?

Celebrate Computer Science Education Week with us, and try to decode our latest secret message. See Message

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05 Dec 2017

Sir John Dermot Turing on Alan Turing’s Legacy Post-World War II

Sir John Dermot Turing, a trustee of Bletchley Park and of the Turing Trust, spoke with Goldman Sachs engineers at an event held in the firm’s London office on November 27. Read More

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04 Dec 2017

Use of Technology by Goldman Sachs Highlighted in New Harvard Business Case Study

“Goldman Sachs’ Digital Journey,” a new case study by the Harvard Business School which highlights how technology is being used at Goldman Sachs, was recently presented in a class at Harvard University. The case study examines a series of initiatives within the firm’s divisions to create internal efficiencies and strengthen its core business with new clients. Read More

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30 Nov 2017

Goldman Sachs Engineers Take Part in Hackathon to Develop Technology to Combat Child Abuse

Engineers from Goldman Sachs joined more than 100 leaders in technology, data science, advertising and creative services to participate in the Thorn Institute hackathon on November 11 and 12 in New York. Co-founded by actor Ashton Kutcher, Thorn is a nonprofit that builds technology to defend children from sexual abuse and end human trafficking. Learn More

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06 Nov 2017

Profile: Elizabeth Byrnes, Technology Division

Elizabeth Byrnes, a managing director in our Technology Division and head of Global Investment Research Technology, talks with The Glass Hammer about her career and how over time she developed her own leadership style. Elizabeth is a champion of the firm's work with Girls Who Code and is committed to growing diverse talent and inspiring the next generation of women engineers. Read Article

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02 Nov 2017

Goldman Sachs' UK Technology Apprentices Programme Ranks 18th in Top 100 Survey

The Goldman Sachs UK Technology Apprentices Programme, which allows students to complete an apprenticeship at Goldman Sachs while attending university, has been ranked 18th in a survey conducted by RateMyApprenticeship, a website for students and school leavers seeking apprenticeships.

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12 Oct 2017

Ask the Engineering Recruiter – Experienced Professional Edition

Sugandha, a vice president in our Human Capital Management Division in Bengaluru, India, focuses on recruiting experienced professionals for engineering roles at Goldman Sachs. She shares advice and insights for professionals who are considering a career with the firm. Read More

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29 Sep 2017

US National Math Olympiad Coach Shares Career Advice with GS Engineers

Po-Shen Loh, a professor of Mathematics at Carnegie Mellon University, spoke with Goldman Sachs engineers at an event held in the firm's New York headquarters on September 13th. In his talk, Professor Loh emphasized the importance of innovation and passion for building a successful and fulfilling career. Read More

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29 Sep 2017

Our Engineers Share Hackathon Tips

Goldman Sachs Engineering participates in a number of hackathons during the course of this year. We share some tips from engineers at the firm who have been hackathon mentors in 2017. Read More

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21 Sep 2017

Analysts Celebrate Conclusion of Gray Wolf Program with Global Expos

Our new class of 2017 Engineering analysts recently completed their first assignment: Gray Wolf. Gray Wolf is a seven-week program where new analysts design, build, test and deliver solutions for high-impact engineering projects across the firm. Learn More

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05 Sep 2017

Goldman Sachs Hosts an Engineering Recruiting Event in Ghana

Goldman Sachs hosted Computer Science and Engineering students for a career advice and recruiting event in Accra, Ghana on August 23rd. Learn More

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19 Jul 2017

Goldman Sachs Releases New Open Source Projects on GitHub

Goldman Sachs has launched three of its latest open source projects – Jrpip, Obevo and Tablasco – on GitHub. Learn More

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13 Jul 2017

In Conversation with our UK Technology Degree Apprentices

Jo Hannaford, head of Goldman Sachs’ Technology Division for EMEA, talks to our class of degree apprentices working in the Technology Division in London, who are approaching their first anniversaries of working at the firm. They discuss their experiences as degree apprentices so far, technology as a degree and career choice, and their views on the future of technology. Watch Video

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14 Jun 2017

Article: Goldman Sachs Introduces Automation in the IPO Process

Bloomberg Technology highlights how our Investment Banking Division is leveraging computer automation in the IPO process to save thousands of hours of labor, an effort being led by George Lee, co-chairman of the Global Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) Group and co-head of Investment Banking Division Engineering. Read Article on Bloomberg.com

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25 May 2017

Goldman Sachs Hosts First Engineering Essentials Program for Aspiring Software Engineers

Fifty-two college sophomores recently joined Goldman Sachs engineers for four days of hands-on workshops on topics ranging from full-stack application development to career advice and presentation skills. Learn More

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23 May 2017

Goldman Sachs CIO Elisha Wiesel on Automation and the Future of Work

As automation sweeps through the global economy, it is changing the nature of jobs in some unexpected ways. Goldman Sachs' Chief Information Officer Elisha Wiesel shares his thoughts on how artificial intelligence and advances in automation are affecting the workplace, and creating opportunities for the next generation of workers. Learn More

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03 May 2017

Goldman Sachs’ Venables Recognized as Leader in Financial Services

The Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) has awarded Phil Venables the 2017 FS-ISAC Critical Infrastructure Protection award. The award recognizes financial services members who have made substantial contributions to the overall resilience of the industry. Learn More

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25 Apr 2017

Goldman Sachs Engineering Presents at Devoxx US 2017

A Goldman Sachs Engineering team represented the firm at the 2017 Devoxx US Conference. The team presented on robotics and Java programming languages at the conference’s first US event, held in San Jose, CA from March 21-23. The team also demonstrated self-built robots that are sent commands via social media and presented at the Devoxx4Kids program held on March 19. Learn More

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25 Apr 2017

Ask the Engineer: Rich

Rich, a vice president on the Marquee team within the Technology Division, shares how studying computing led him to a career in finance and describes his current role working on Marquee. Learn More

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10 Apr 2017

Chief Information Officer Elisha Wiesel on Automation

On April 9, 2017, Elisha Wiesel, chief information officer of Goldman Sachs, was featured in the CBS Sunday Morning Money Issue cover story, Automation Nation. In the segment, Elisha makes the case for embracing coming disruptions in technology as a way to make people’s jobs more efficient and creative and to engage more fully with our clients. Learn More

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05 Apr 2017

Marquee/Kensho Hackathon Held at Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs’ Marquee team joined forces with twenty engineers from Kensho, a Cambridge-based data analytics startup, for a hackathon at Goldman Sachs headquarters in New York. Learn More

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20 Mar 2017

Ask the Engineer: Dana

Dana, an engineer in Goldman Sachs’ IMD Finance Engineering team within the Technology Division, describes how her interest in math and science led to a career in engineering. Learn More

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09 Mar 2017

Jo Hannaford: Nurturing Female Technology Talent

Jo Hannaford, a partner in the Engineering Division in London, speaks about the need to nurture female STEM talent in recognition of British Science Week. Learn More

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28 Feb 2017

Ask the Engineer: Joanna

Joanna, a Senior Engineer at Goldman Sachs, shares her path to working in finance, what inspires her and her view on the future of technology. Learn More

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20 Jan 2017

Open Source at Goldman Sachs

Open source solutions have changed the way people are thinking about software and hardware alike. Tap into our insights on the Open Source movement and learn more about our involvement with the open source community. Learn More

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17 Jan 2017

Goldman Sachs Sponsors Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Conference

The conference provides a platform for women technologists to collaborate and learn from experienced information technology professionals, and encourages them to pursue rewarding careers in an inclusive work environment. Learn More

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13 Dec 2016

Goldman Sachs Engineering Team Presents at JavaOne 2016

A Goldman Sachs Engineering team represented Goldman Sachs at the 2016 JavaOne Conference, marking the third year in a row Goldman Sachs engineers have attended. The team demonstrated robotics and open source code in the Exhibition Hall, and had the opportunity to present during the sessions at JavaOne and JavaOne4Kids. Read More

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07 Dec 2016

Ask the Engineer: Kaaveea

Kaaveea, an engineer in Goldman Sachs’ Bengaluru office, tells us why she chose a career in financial services, and how she is helping young people develop career paths in engineering. Read More

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28 Nov 2016

Meet Our Class of 2016 Technology Apprentices

Hear from the degree apprentices in our Technology Division in London on how they are doing during their first few weeks at the firm. Watch Video

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14 Nov 2016

Ask the Engineer: Ayaz

Ayaz, a senior engineer in Goldman Sachs’ London office, discusses his career evolution and his current role as the technical architect of MiFID II regulatory implementation for the firm. Learn More

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03 Nov 2016

Goldman Sachs Tech Analysts Drive Innovation Through Seven-Week Program

More than 450 Technology Division analysts spent seven weeks brainstorming and designing systems, applications and software that can become part of the firm’s technology ecosystem at the third annual Gray Wolf program. The program aims to onboard first-year analysts quickly by introducing them to different areas of the firm and presenting them with business technology issues to solve. Learn More

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11 Oct 2016

Goldman Sachs Announces Release of Reladomo into Open Source

Goldman Sachs has officially launched its latest Apache 2.0 licensed Java Framework, Reladomo, on GitHub and Maven Central. Learn More

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07 Oct 2016

Ask the Engineer: Isabella

Isabella, a senior engineer and Technology Fellow at Goldman Sachs, talks about her interests and what led her to a career in technology as well as her current focus on platform integration across the firm. Learn More

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23 Aug 2016

Goldman Sachs Hosts All Star Code Summer Intensive Program

Goldman Sachs hosted the All Star Code program this summer, inviting 25 high school students to spend six weeks at the firm’s New York office in an intensive training that focused on computer science skills, leadership and mentoring. Learn More

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23 Aug 2016

Girls Who Code 2016 Program Concludes at Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs participated in its fourth Girls Who Code summer program, which is dedicated to closing the gender gap in technology. Over 40 high school girls spent seven weeks learning basic computer science skills such as programming and coding. Learn More

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04 Aug 2016

Expo Introduces Interns to Engineering at Goldman Sachs

On June 29, Goldman Sachs welcomed interns and analysts to the fourth annual engineering expo at our Jersey City office. The expo gave interns an in-depth look at the breadth of technologies across the firm’s Engineering teams. Learn More

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03 Aug 2016

Q&A: Mentoring the Girls Who Code

Each summer, Goldman Sachs and Girls Who Code [link] offer high school girls an immersive training program in computer science. Four members of the Goldman Sachs Women in Technology network reflect on their experiences mentoring the students. Learn More

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03 Jun 2016

Ask the Engineer: Matthew Papas

Matt Papas, a managing director at Goldman Sachs, oversees a team that utilizes a broad range of languages and platforms to build technology across the firm’s equities business. He shares his experience in the LGBT community and why it’s important to bring one’s whole self to work. Learn More

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11 Feb 2016

Goldman Sachs Hosts FinTech Innovation Labs Event

Goldman Sachs' Technology Division in EMEA hosted an event for 10 start-ups participating in the FinTech Innovation Labs London. Learn More

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26 Jan 2016

Goldman Sachs Supports Technology Apprentices in London

Goldman Sachs has announced the launch of an apprenticeship programme in London, in partnership with Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). From Autumn 2016, a class of apprentices will join the ‘Degree Apprenticeship Programme’, a flagship scheme launched by the UK government in March 2015. Watch Video

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28 Dec 2015

Goldman Sachs Hosts Students from All Star Code

Students from the All Star Code computer science program visited Goldman Sachs to learn about careers in engineering. The event was hosted by the firm’s Technology Black Network. Learn More

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17 Nov 2015

Profile: Sinead Strain, Global Head of Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities Technology

Sinead Strain, global head of Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities (FICC) Technology at Goldman Sachs, speaks with The Glass Hammer about her career development, her role in FICC and women in technology. READ ARTICLE ON THEGLASSHAMMER.COM

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06 Nov 2015

Goldman Sachs Leads Enterprise Efforts in Container Technology

On June 22, 2015, Goldman Sachs joined The Linux Foundation’s Open Container Initiative, a coalition of technology firms working to establish open industry standards for software containers. Learn More

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27 Oct 2015

Goldman Sachs Joins Eclipse Foundation

Goldman Sachs joined the open source community, the Eclipse Foundation. As a solutions member, we will migrate our open source Java library, GS Collections, which will be renamed Eclipse Collections. The migration will allow the open source community to contribute to—and benefit from—our work. Learn More

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27 Jul 2015

Goldman Sachs Joins the Cloud Native Computing Foundation

On July 21, 2015, Goldman Sachs joined as a founding member of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, a foundation that will work to drive collaboration and standards on common container technologies among the developer community in deploying cloud native applications. Learn More

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15 May 2015

Q&A with Nikhil, Leading Contributor to GS Collections 6.0 Open Source Project

A third-year engineer in Private Wealth Management Technology, Nikhil was the leading contributor to GS Collections 6.0, the latest release of our open source Java library. Learn More

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30 Apr 2015

GS Collections 6.0 Released

This recent release includes new containers, enhanced APIs, and updated training materials. Learn More

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A Developer's Perspective

App-to-App Communication in Enterprise iOS Apps

Funmilayo, an associate on our Global Investment Research Technology team in London, offers some practical advice on building iOS apps that communicate and share data with one another. Learn More

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22 Dec 2014

The Goldman Sachs Web UI Toolkit

Interactive design templates and reusable components that scale across devices and display types Learn More

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26 Nov 2014

Goldman Sachs at HackMIT

Our team of engineers visit the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's premier hackathon. Learn More

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01 Sep 2014

Growing with GS Collections

Kristen, a developer in our JVM Architecture team, shares how learning to code in GS Collections has improved her Java skills and better positioned her for the future. Read More

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