IMD, Global Portfolio Solutions (GPS), Strategist, Analyst/Associate
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB
We're a team of trusted advisors who provide innovative investment solutions to help our clients meet their financial goals. From private wealth to asset management, we work with specialists and groups from around the firm to help high-net-worth individuals and institutions across various industries navigate changing markets and make smart investments. We value self-starters with an entrepreneurial spirit, but still provide the support and resources to ensure your success.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
The Global Portfolio Solutions (GPS) Group designs and develops comprehensive investment management solutions customized to meet the investment objectives and relevant constraints of the client. In particular, these solutions offer a tailored menu of products and services that apply state-of-the-art techniques to portfolio design and implementation. The group is responsible for both the construction and the implementation of customized and commingled multi-product portfolio structures for large institutional clients (pension funds, financial institutions, endowments and foundations).
The group is looking for a Strategist to join the team. Within GPS, strategists develop analytics and tools for portfolio construction, trading, and monitoring, as well as generating analytical reports for internal (GPS) and external (clients) use. The developed analytics are made available to strategist and non-strategist members of the GPS team. As such, the tools strategists develop need to be robust, accurate and allow scalable, widespread use. Strategist team members will assume responsibility for the developed analytics, and are given ample opportunity to provide creative solutions and develop novel analysis methods and tools. Daily interactions with other GPS members warrant an ability to communicate clearly about complex financial, business and mathematical concepts.
- Development and maintenance of financial models, using various programming and other tools
- Working on new investment strategies and frameworks
- Doing customized research to address investment policy issues for clients
- Build robust software tools for internal users
- Strong mathematical and analytical skills
- Programming expertise and ability to transform concepts and ideas into robust software
- Familiarity with and interest in financial instruments and methods
- A self-starter, should have ability to work independently as well as thrive in a team environment
- Experience with SecDB is a plus
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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