Securities, FICC, Macro STS Strats, Analyst/associate/VP

MORE ABOUT THIS JOBYOUR IMPACT Are you interested in solving complex quantitative problems with a real world impact? We are looking for a professional to join the Macro Systematic Trading Strategy (STS) Strat team. This person will hold a key front-office role responsible for developing, maintaining and documenting systematic strategies and indices for investors in commodities, interest rates, and currencies. OUR IMPACT The Securities divisions� 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. The Strats business unit is a world leader in developing quantitative and technological expertise to solve complex business problems. Working within the firm�s trading, sales, banking and investment management divisions, strats use their mathematical and scientific training to create financial products, advise clients on transactions, measure risk, and identify market opportunities. HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL The role will cover the full spectrum of index development and support, focusing on implementation in the front-office modelling system, backtesting and automation tools, index methodology documentation, product development, parameter analysis and robustness testing, integration into front-office pricing and risk models, and working with the relevant sales and trading teams on marketing and risk management. RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS Academic background in a quantitative or technical discipline Advanced coding and software design skills Understanding of basic financial math concepts, e.g. Black Scholes pricing Excellent written and verbal communication skills Comfortable managing multiple stakeholders, demonstrating initiative and showing commercial impact Experience within Commodities, Interest Rates, or Currencies Knowledge of systematic strategies and backtesting Knowledge of developing and supporting risk systems ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHSGoldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet. ? The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2015. All rights reserved.


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