Technology, Platform, Core Network Engineer, Associate, London

Recruiter
Goldman Sachs International
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Sep 2017
Expires
17 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB
TECHNOLOGY

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.

YOUR IMPACT

Network Engineering is a global organisation that is part of the Technology Infrastructure Division and is based in multiple locations around the world. The EMEA team develops products and solutions including networks hosting critical market data, exchange connectivity and e-commerce services, the design of the physical network supporting the London campus and inter-connectivity to regional offices across Europe and the Middle East. The team ensures that knowledge, best practises and expertise are shared between regions promoting teamwork and collaboration.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
  • Working with networking product vendors and telecoms service providers with regards to all of the above
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • Extensive technical experience in engineering and implementing networking technologies within a large Enterprise, preferably with some exposure to the Financial Sector.
  • In-depth knowledge of WAN/LAN topologies and protocols, networking technologies. (Ethernet, TCP/IP, BGP, OSPF, PIM, SNMP, MPLS)
  • In-depth knowledge of data centre design principles, products and protocols
  • Good appreciation of Network Security architectures, models and methodologies, Authentication schemes, Encryption techniques and standards
  • Design and product experience with firewalls - Nokia/Checkpoint, Juniper Netscreen/JunOs
  • Extensive technical experience using many of the following: Cisco Routers, Switches, Nexus, ASR, ISR product lines, Layer4-7 switching / High Availability (Citrix Netscaler preferred), Cisco IOS, IOS-XE, NX-OS, IOS-XR, Juniper JunOS, Arista EOS
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Extensive experience with the management, internetworking design and implementation of networks
  • Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Good project management skills (large network deployments and cross-discipline project deliverables)
  • Appreciation of neighbouring technologies: Market Data, Voice, Virtualisation Computing and Multimedia
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Software scripting and development experience, e.g. Automation & accessing web based services via APIs
  • Experience of application performance optimisation and troubleshooting through packet level analysis


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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