• Quantitative Engineer - Fundamental Equity and Direct Alternatives Strats - CIMD

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-55373
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate, Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Engineering
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    FE & Direct Alts Strats
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    Consumer and Investment Management (CIMD)

    The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management (PWM) and our Consumer business (Marcus by Goldman Sachs). We provide asset management, wealth management and banking expertise to consumers and institutions around the world. CIMD partners with various teams across the firm to help individuals and institutions navigate changing markets and take control of their financial lives.

     

    GSAM

    Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is one of the world’s leading investment managers. GSAM provides institutional and individual investors with investment and advisory solutions, with strategies spanning asset classes, industries, and geographies.  We help our clients navigate today’s dynamic markets, and identify the opportunities that shape their portfolios and long-term investment goals. We extend these global capabilities to the world’s leading pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, central banks, insurance companies, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, individuals and family offices

     

    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.

     

    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.

     

    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

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

    We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

    We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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