Securities, Eqs Prime Services Strats, Client Analytics, Associate/VP, London

Location(s) UK-London
Job ID
2019-57232
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Quantitative Engineer
Region
EMEA
Division
Securities
Business Unit
EQ Prime Services Desk Strats
Employment Type
Employee

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SECURITIES

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

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What We Do

 

Our team is a fundamental part of GS’ Prime Brokerage business within the Securities Division. We drive major business decisions and provide valuable analytics and recommendations to internal stakeholders as well as external clients. In this entrepreneurial role, we balance our time between building large, scalable platforms to democratize data and providing analysis and advice to the desk, management or clients. Our team has a direct impact on key revenue streams for the group.

 

Your Impact

 

If you are looking for a high impact position allowing you to fully leverage your strong quantitative, analytics, programming and communication skills, then our team is the ideal opportunity for you. You will build data analytics systems and platforms and use them to identify and execute new revenue opportunities while working closely with Sales, Trading, Senior Management and Clients. You will establish and build on existing partnerships with colleagues across the Securities Division and the Finance Division. You will enjoy a role that rewards multi-tasking, initiative, adaptability and strong execution and have a direct impact on key revenue streams of the firm.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Responsibilities

 

As a member of this team, you will be expected to have a broad understanding of equities and fixed income markets and will gain detailed knowledge of the revenue and capital drivers of the physical and synthetic prime brokerage businesses. You will develop analytics models and platforms and use them to identify client and business-wide revenue opportunities; provide trends and factor analysis across client portfolios; work on optimally pricing new client portfolios based on predictive models.

 

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.

 

Basic Qualifications

  • BS/MS or PhD in a relevant field – Applied Mathematics, Data Science, Engineering, Physics or Finance
  • Strong programming skills in Java, Python or equivalent language
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a global team and deliver results quickly
  • Comfortable working on multiple projects, demonstrating initiative and showing commercial impact

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 or more years’ experience in a quantitative role
  • A track record of solving quantitative problems and delivering results in a high-pressure environment
  • Familiarity with Equities/FICC Markets/Prime Brokerage business a plus
  • Familiarity in probability and advanced statistics a plus

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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