Quantitative Engineer - Marquee Strats

Location(s) US-TX-Dallas
Job ID
2021-71596
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Quantitative Engineer
Region
Americas
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
Marquee Strats
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

ENGINEERING

 

What We Do

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.

 

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.

 

YOUR IMPACT

This is an exciting opportunity to work on the PAD (portfolio, analytics and data) platform. You will be collaborating with desks, strategists and engineers to improve the risk and pricing infrastructure. We are looking for a front office developer with strong technical skills and a background in financial data who would like to innovate, solve problems for the business, and drive our platform forwards. You will be working across Marquee Strats and Franchise Data Strats to build the next generation of PAD on the cloud.

 

OUR VALUE

The Securities division’s 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. 

 

The Franchise Data Strategies group is a small team of dedicated people who target the data needs and requirements of Goldman Sachs' front office. We deliver technology driven solutions for normalizing and analyzing real-time and reference data from a large number of sources, both inside and outside of the firm. These include: Reuters, Bloomberg, MarkIT, MSCI, Computstat, CapIQ, Axioma and IBES to name but a few.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFIL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Utilizing your deep knowledge of financial data and its application, you will extend and enhance the PAD research and analytics data platform
  • Work with the front office to meet the business needs for data
  • Source, model and curate new data feeds and APIs
  • Consult and provide support for our global data platform

 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR

Basic Qualifications

  • Knowledge of financial, fundamental, pricing and reference data
  • Experienced SQL developer with database design and modelling skills
  • Strong programmer, in either compiled or scripting languages
  • Skilled communicator and collaborator
  • Proven problem solving ability with critical and creative thinking

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Index/ETFs, equities and corporate actions
  • Data feed handling experience ( MSCI / FTSE / Markit / DeltaOne ).
  • Knowledge of ElasticSearch / NoSql databases
  • Cloud experience

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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