Equities Ops - Equities Synthetic Client Ops - Associate- SLC

Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
Job ID
2021-72708
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Client Services/Sales Support - Early Career, Project Management - Early Career, Trade and Transaction Management - Early Career
Region
Americas
Division
Operations
Business Unit
Equities Synthetic Client Ops
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

OPERATIONS

Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.

 

OUR IMPACT

 

Equities Execution Services (EES) is part of Global Markets Operations (GMO) and is responsible for post trade risk management for cash equity trades executed by Institutional Clients (pension funds, blue chips etc.) and providing best-in-class client service. EES partner with and support the Firm’s high and low touch cash equity Businesses and their associated execution desks which include Goldman Sachs Electronic Trading (GSET), US Shares Trading and Program Trading. In addition, EES are responsible for risk managing all cash equity executions stemming from the Investment Banking Division (IBD) deal flow which include new issues and accelerated book offerings. There is a close working relationship between EES and IBD Operations. The Global Cash Equities business is focused on revenue growth and is actively building out low touch electronic execution capabilities. EES are playing a key role in executing this strategy by developing strategic post trade flows and systems which enable scalable and straight-through-process (STP) operations.

 

The team is seeking a skilled professional who will provide business insights for data driven decisions. In this role, you will apply your quantitative, problem solving and client service skills to support the various business units and clients. You will also play a key role in suggesting and implementing process improvements for the team to mitigate risks and enhance the overall client experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Prepare to gain a comprehensive understanding of the trade lifecycle by interacting with the business, middle office, and engineering teams in order to work toward a shared goal
  •  Manage a team of developers using the Agile project management methodology
  • Leverage your innovative skills to identify ways to continually improve processes  
  • Mitigate risk for the firm and our clients by securely delivering data to stakeholders
  • Partner with engineering teams to develop scalable business processes to support our clients 
  • Development of BI solutions across EES Operations using capabilities such as Alteryx, SQL, Tableau, and R/Python
  •  Manage prioritization and stakeholder engagement to maximize delivery towards established business goals.

 

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Business Intelligence/Digital Transformation
  • Analytical, self-motivated, detail-oriented with strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to work within a high-risk environment and meet challenging deadlines and targets
  • Ability to communicate clearly with end users, development managers and other stakeholders
  • Proficient in db query languages such as SQL
  • Proficient in Data Visualization with tools such as Tableau
  • Proficient in prescriptive analytics using tools such as Alteryx
  • Experience with using multi-dimensional data modeling/data warehousing for data analytics and reporting

 

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Graduate or Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Math, or Engineering
  • Experience in investment industry
  • Experience in gathering and documenting requirements with full testing traceability
  • Experience in predictive analytics/forecasting using tools such as Alteryx, Python, or R
  • Create and maintain ETL processes using a vast array of tools

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.

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