• FICC - Regulatory Analysis & Execution Strats

    Location(s) US-TX-Dallas
    Job ID
    2018-42168
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst, Associate
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Securities
    Business Unit
    Securities Desk Strats
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    What We Do

    As a strategist who sits in the Securities Division, you will play an integral role in the success of the Division.  You will help the Securities Division comply with the various regulatory policies that have been enacted in recent years—Volcker, Dodd-Frank, etc.  You will build calculators to model risks and scenario analysis, and gain a deep understanding of regulatory requirements.  You will have an opportunity to help make the Division more efficient, and work with senior traders who review the results of these models and impact their business. 

     

    Your Impact

    The team has unique vantage into the workings of the entire division.  As such we get to see all the business’ (Fixed Income, Currencies, Commodities, Equities) that comprise the Division, as well as insight into both the market making side and investing side of the business.  Due to the environment and team makeup, we have more exposure and connectivity to more in the division than most other Strats. 

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Responsibilities

    By joining this team, you’ll help ensure we have efficient solutions to regulatory requirements that work across the entirety of the Securities Division.  By ensuring that all regulatory work is completely consistently and efficiently across the Division, you’ll reduce the risk of regulatory findings on our models, and help enable desk strategists to focus on serving clients.  By developing a strong base of knowledge of all Securities Division products and all regulatory policies, you’ll be able to grow in the role and develop skills that would help in any strategist role across the Firm.

     

    Who We Look For

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

     

    Basic Qualifications

    • Relevant academic background in quantitative fields – Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering
    • Able to code well in a structured language (e.g. C/C++, Python, Java)

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Commercial focus, team oriented, self-motivated and desire to join Finance industry
    • Ability to solve problems and explain the ideas that underlie them to senior Securities Division members
    • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills

    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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