• Engineering - Equities - Equity Trading Strats - Analyst/Associate/VP - Hong Kong

    Location(s) HK-Hong Kong
    Job ID
    2018-44539
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    Function(s)
    Engineering, General, Quant/Strats
    Region
    Asia Except Japan
    Division
    Securities
    Business Unit
    EQ SMM
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    YOUR IMPACT 
    We are looking for
    candidates with a passion for low latency software development. The successful candidate will be empowered from day 1 to help drive profitability for the business by developing high performance computing  technology for electronic market making.

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    OUR IMPACT

    Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

     

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
    We hire people to tell us how to drive the business forward.  If you would like to be a part of a team to rapidly develop scalable technology for market making strategies, and have passion and deep knowledge of software development, you will empowered to go as far as your initiative takes you.

     

    The Candidate will assist in work on a codebase written in Python and  C++.  Focus will be on correctness, scalability, and readability, so the candidate should be comfortable with writing organized code with proper documentation, writing thorough unit tests, and using robust debugging tools.

     

    Responsibilities:

    Be a part of a talented team to build high performance trading systems.

     

    Basic Qualifications: 

    • Computer Science or Mathematics, undergraduate or graduate degree
    • Academic transcript that shows coursework and strong performance in Graph Theory, Abstract Algebra, and Numerical Analysis
    • Proficiency in Python
    • Proficiency in C++ or any lower-level language
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Strong communication skills 

     

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience with Python Libraries: 1. Numpy or Pandas, 2. Matplotlib, 3. Pydot
    • Experience with Python Notebooks, Linux, and LaTeX
    • Experience with C++ debuggers (e.g. gdb, valgrind, etc.)
    • Experience with High-Performance Computing and Big Data

    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.

    © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.