Securities, Desk Strat, European Power and Gas , Associate/VP, London



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

YOUR IMPACT

We're looking for a professional to join our commodities strats team, to help us drive our commodity business forward and into new areas. A particular focus of this role will be power and gas, particularly renewables models. Your immediate role will be to help uplift desk modelling in the area, to help driving long dated pricing along with providing clients and the desk insights into these rapidly changing markets. The output of this will be via a variety of formats including internal analytics

OUR IMPACT

Division Description:

Our core value is building strong relationships with our clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products 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.



Team Description:

Commod Strats approach attacks real-time problems via rigorous technology, quantitative modeling, and data science. The role is commercial and innovative - taking solutions to drive returns, risk taking, and risk management. The Goldman Sachs Commodities business facilitates risk transfer and physical logistics for our clients: corporations that produce and consume commodities, investors, and governments throughout the world. We work with tangible assets: crude oil and products, precious and base metals, natural gas and power, agricultural products. The team is highly integrated with both the trading and origination functions which drives successful outcomes for our clients and the business.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS/MS in a computational field - Applied Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Computer Science
  • Strong programming background in compiled or scripting languages (C/C++, Python, Java, etc.)
  • Prior experience in Power and Gas, ideally in renewables, building price and output models
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Time series analysis, statistics and derivative pricing
  • Experience with building and maintaining web interfaces
  • Experience in idea generation and comfort across other asset classes within Commodities


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

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 .

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