• Securities, Equities Execution Research Strats, Associate/VP, London

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2019-57626
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director, Associate
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Securities
    Business Unit
    EQ Elec Exec Svcs/Strats
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    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

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    We are looking for a highly motivated professional to join the Equities Execution Research Strats team in London. Our global team is primarily responsible for the development of the quantitative models that drive the behaviour and performance of the Firm’s electronic trading algorithms.

     

    Duties & Responsibilities:

    • Quantitative research to continuously improve the components of our trading strategies, from quantity scheduling to micro-placement and smart order routing.
    • Building analytical tools to evaluate execution quality in simulation and production
    • Market microstructure research on trading signals
    • Collaboration with coverage teams to respond to client requests

     

    Qualifications/Required Skills:

    • Experience in electronic trading or market making
    • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
    • Sound judgement, solid work ethic
    • Communication and team-work

    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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