Engineering - Finance & Risk Engineering - Corporate Treasury Strats - Vice President - London

Location(s) UK-London
Job ID
2017-37839
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Vice President/Executive Director
Function(s)
Engineering, Technology
Region
EMEA
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
Finance & Risk Engineering
Employment Type
Employee

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Use engineering and/or scientific background to identify and measure risk  and to implement quantitative and technical risk management solutions in software
  • Apply analytics to drive commercial outcomes and communicate with precision and clarity
  • Participate in the firm’s liquidity risk analysis, stress testing, cash & collateral management, and asset liability management
  • Work with treasury, desk strategists, and technology departments to define and implement liquidity models, including accountability for modeling methodologies, code base, and infrastructure
  • Analyze model output and facilitate understanding of model results by non-technical partners

 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  •  Corporate Treasury Strats welcomes applicants with Master’s degree in financial engineering (or a related degree), with a PhD in a quantitative discipline, or relevant professional experience. Strong analytical skills, mathematical fluency, and programming abilities are required.
  • Solid background in computer programming, C++, Java, Matlab or equivalent language, preferentially in large scale financial or technical computations
  • Familiarity with financial markets, financial assets, and asset pricing
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a quantitative finance role, team leadership experience preferable

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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