• Engineering - Finance Engineering - Credit Risk Technology Finance Engineer - London

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2017-39694
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    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

    • Understand, implement, and validate calculations for regulatory capital and counterparty exposures 
    • Analyze risk changes and build analytics around scenario shocks based on results of credit risk models 
    • Adapt platforms and software to increasing regulatory change and scale

    SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

     

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelors degree or higher in a STEM field, with an interest in finance 
    • Strong problem solving and analytical thinking skills 
    • Comfortable with working globally in a dynamic, fast-paced environment including multi-tasking, managing multiple stakeholders and working as part of a team 
    • Excellent communication skills with the ability to adjust style to the audience 
    • Can apply an entrepreneurial approach and passion to problem solving and product development

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Knowledge of SecDB/Slang 
    • Proficient at working with large and complex code bases 
    • Familiarity with credit risk (or like) concepts 
    • Knowledge of financial markets and modelling

    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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