• Finance and Risk Engineering - Corporate Treasury Strats - Software Engineer

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2017-38620
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Finance & Risk Engineering
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    What We Do

     

    Corporate Treasury works closely with the CFO, Treasurer and other members of senior management to manage the firm’s liquidity risk, secured and unsecured funding programs, and the level and composition of consolidated and subsidiary equity capital. The department plays a key role in firmwide strategic and analytical projects, providing a unique insight into the firm’s business activities and performance.

     

    Our primary objectives are to:

    • Maintain an appropriate level of excess liquidity to protect against market-wide or Goldman Sachs-specific stresses and to meet intraday liquidity requirements 
    • Determine the appropriate funding strategy for assets based upon their liquidation profiles 
    • Raise funding across diverse markets, investors, and products; and, 
    • Hold adequate capital to protect against risk of loss and to meet regulatory requirements 

      

    Your Impact

     

    As a Corporate Treasury Strat you will use your engineering and/or scientific background to identify and measure risk, and to implement quantitative and technical risk management solutions in software. Successful strats are highly analytical, driven to own commercial outcomes, and communicate with precision and clarity. 


    In Finance & Risk Engineering, you’ll find an exciting confluence of computer science, finance and mathematics being used to solve for what our shareholders would like from us – a high return for the right risk taken.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Responsibilities:

     

    • Apply analytics to drive commercial outcomes and communicate with precision and clarity
    • Participate in the firm’s liquidity risk analysis, stress testing, cash & collateral management, and asset liability management 
    • Work with treasury, desk strategists, and technology departments to define and implement liquidity models, including accountability for modeling methodologies, code base, and infrastructure 
    • Analyze model output and facilitate understanding of model results by non-technical partners

      

    Who We Look For

     

    Goldman Sachs Engineers are innovators and problem-solvers, building solutions in risk management, big data, mobile and more. We look for creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment.

     

     

    Basic Qualifications:

     

    • Master’s degree in financial engineering (or a related degree), with a PhD in a quantitative discipline, or relevant professional experience.
    • Meaningful analytical skills, mathematical fluency, and programming abilities.
    • Minimum 3 years of experience in a quantitative finance role, team leadership experience preferable. 
    • Solid background in computer programming, C++, Java, Matlab or equivalent language, preferentially in large scale financial or technical computations 
    • Familiarity with financial markets, financial assets, and asset pricing 
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    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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