Goldman Sachs

Risk Engineering - Risk Economics Strats - Analyst

1 week agoLondon, United Kingdom

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Risk Engineering, Risk Economics Strats

Job Summary & Responsibilities

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities and investment management services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Irving and other major financial centers around the world.

The Risk Economics Strats (RES) team is a central part of the Goldman Sachs risk management framework with primary responsibility for: 1) developing macroeconomic and financial market scenarios for firm-wide scenario-based risk management; 2) developing and implementing statistical models for business-as-usual risk management and regulatory stress testing; and 3) analyzing large datasets of risk metrics to extract valuable insights about the firm's exposures. To fulfill these objectives, RES interfaces with a wide array of divisional, finance and risk management groups across the firm. The cross-disciplinary nature of the projects that RES engages in makes for a challenging and multifaceted work environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Responsibilities:

  • Research and implement methodologies for scenario design / development
    • Analyze macroeconomic and financial market data to develop scenario projections
    • Develop time-series econometric models
  • Collaborate with other teams to understand use-cases and develop / refine scenarios
  • Develop infrastructure to facilitate analysis related to scenario development and testing
  • Provide overall support to the team to meet requirements for regulatory stress-testing and business-as-usual risk management scenario design
Qualifications:
  • Degree in economics or related field (advanced degree preferred)
  • Ability to quickly learn and utilize quantitative modeling techniques
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Background in econometrics and financial modeling is preferred
  • Programming experience is a plus
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

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