• Securities, Quantitative Execution Services Strategist, Associate, Hong Kong

    Location(s) HK-Hong Kong
    Job ID
    2019-55790
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Engineering
    Region
    Asia Except Japan
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    EQ Elec Exec Svcs/Strats
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    QUANTITATIVE EXECUTION SERVICES, CONSULTING & QUANT RESEARCH

     

    The team is part of the Equities strats and is primarily responsible of pre-trade analytics, execution Algorithm research, market microstructure studies, impact analysis of structural or regulatory changes, transaction cost modeling (TCM), post-trade analysis of execution quality, marketing materials and other quantitative investigations of interest to both the agency and principal execution desks.

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Duties & Responsibilities:

     

    We are looking for a highly motivated professional to join our Quantitative Execution Services (QES) strats team serving Asia Equities markets. The team works closely with the Sales Trading & our Electronic Trading (GSET) coverage team, to provide data, Algorithm research and perform analyses in response to client requests, related to market events or driven by developments in our service offering. Key responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

    • Improving existing GSET algorithm performance, researching on new signals and cooperatively developing on new algorithms
    • Working with large, noisy, high-dimensional real-world datasets using statistical techniques
    • Exploratory investigations of performance and workflow inefficiencies
    • Tools for the automation of recurring requests and other research initiatives
    • Authoring of reports and presentations for sales, coverage and GS clients

    Qualifications/Required Skills:

    • Sound judgement, responsible and with solid work ethic
    • Strong background in a science, engineering or econometrics field of study (e.g. Mathematics/ Statistics/ Business Analytics/ Financial Engineering/ Computer Science – preferred but not mandatory).

    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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