• IMD - Fundamental Equity and Direct Alternatives Strats

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2017-40308
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Investment Management
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Investment Management Division
    Business Unit
    FE & Direct Alts Strats
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    What We Do

     

    Within the Investment Management Division, strategists (also known as ‘Strats’) play important roles in research, valuation, portfolio design and construction, surveillance and risk management analytics. A strategist will apply quantitative and analytical methods to come up with solutions that are accurate, robust and scalable.

      

    Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) delivers innovative investment solutions through a global, multi-product platform that offers clients the advantages that come with working with a large firm, while maintaining the benefits of a boutique. GSAM is one of the pre-eminent investment management organizations globally. Critical to the success of GSAM is our ability to leverage a global team of talented professionals to define solutions and lead change across the operational infrastructure.

     

    GSAM Fundamental Equity and Direct Alternatives are investment teams that invest in Global Equities and Equity-related derivatives across all sectors utilizing a fundamental stock selection process based on in depth research.

     

     

    Your Impact

     

    You will be apart of the GSAM Fundamental Equity and Direct Alternatives Strats Team.  You will work with investment teams that invest in Global Equities and Equity-related derivatives across all sectors utilizing a fundamental stock selection process based on in depth research.

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Responsiblities

     

    Strategists within GSAM Fundamental Equity and Direct Alternatives will apply both Data Science techniques and other quantitative methods to develop investment and risk management analytics that will be used in researching investment thesis and portfolio management.

     

     

    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

    • Outstanding background in a quantitative discipline (eg mathematics, physics or computer science at PhD or advanced Masters level)
    • Experience in statistics, data science, machine learning and predictive modelling.
    • Programming expertise (e.g. C++, Python, R, Matlab)
    • Strong general and technical communication skills, with an ability to effectively articulate complex financial and mathematical concepts
    • Creativity and problem-solving skills
    • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

     

    Who We Are

     

    At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don’t just make things – we make things possible.  Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas.  Solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for our clients.  Join our engineering teams that build massively scalable software and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions, proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learning alongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action.  Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.

     

    Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global Strategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking and immediate, real solutions.  Want to push the limit of digital possibilities?  Start here.

    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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