• Securities, Management & Strategy, Securities Division Engineering, Dallas

    Location(s) US-TX-Dallas
    Job ID
    2019-52926
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Securities
    Business Unit
    Sec Div Engineering Mgmt
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    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

    Job Summary & Responsibilities

    The Securities Division Management & Strategy team is seeking an Analyst to help drive initiatives globally for  Securities Division  Engineering.  The ideal candidate will have strong attention to detail and experience identifying ways to make processes more efficient and effective, as well as working successfully across diverse groups of cross-functional stakeholders across different regions. A candidate should demonstrate comfort with complex workflow and financial analytics, as well as excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.

     

    Securities Division Engineering is a world leader in developing quantitative and technological solutions to solve complex business problems. Working with the firm’s sales and trading, engineers  use their mathematical and scientific training to create financial products, advise clients on transactions, measure risk, and identify market opportunities. 

     

    A successful candidate will:

    • Leverage their technical skillset to automate data processes
    • Work closely with senior Business Leaders to monitor and drive key business initiatives
    • Assist with the annual business planning process including headcount and expense projections
    • Work closely with multiple stakeholders to develop recommendations that enhance efficiency and improve accuracy
    • Design and implement key process improvement recommendations
    • Assist with year-end processes related to compensation and evaluation

     

    Preferred Qualifications:

    Education

    • Bachelor’s degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

     

    Experience

    • 0-1 year(s)
    • Strong quantitative / statistical skill set
    • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint Skills
    • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills
    • Experience with advanced statistical analysis
    • Demonstrated interest in coding

     

    Characteristics

    • Ability to solve problems and adapt to a dynamic and changing organization
    • Effectiveness in interacting with global stakeholders and senior management
    • Ability to communicate effectively and proactively
    • Ability to manage multiple, time-sensitive projects
    • Focused on commercial impact

    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.

    © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2019. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.