• Quant Researcher - EQ Elec Exec Svcs/Strats

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2020-60170
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    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

    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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