Investment Banking Division - Corporate Derivatives Strat – Analyst 

Location(s) US-NY-New York
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
Quantitative Engineer, Software Engineer
Business Unit
IBD FICC Derivs Engineering
Employment Type


The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities and investment management services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.


Job Summary & Responsibilities:

IBD Strats collaborate with capital markets professionals and investment bankers to create analytics and structured solutions for our clients.  We perform a number of functions, to include: (a) helping corporations raise funds and optimize their capital structures across a range of products (b) assessing various M&A alternatives (c) designing derivatives to help entities meet tactical and strategic risk-management objectives; (d) pricing and risk-managing the funding commitments made by the firm to corporate clients; (e) analyzing internal and external datasets to advance the business of the firm and its clients; (f) expanding the development of the firm’s proprietary codebase from which all the above analytics are deployed.


Principle Responsibilities:

We are looking to hire an analyst in New York for the Corporate Derivatives Analytics Team.  This strat will work closely with the Corporate Derivatives marketing desk, which provides derivative risk management solutions to the firm’s corporate clients. This strat will develop and use models and tools to better provide structuring, pricing, and analytics for corporate derivate portfolios. They will use statistical data analysis techniques to identify risk management opportunities for clients and to enhance the team’s marketing effort. They will work with a wide array of risk management products, including interest rate, currency, commodity, and credit derivatives, providing solutions to clients across all industries.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative discipline with a high GPA

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Superior quantitative / analytic reasoning and problem-solving abilities
  • Strong computer programming skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including high level of fluency in English
  • Strong interpersonal skills; Desire and ability to play on a team
  • Strong interest in finance
  • Results-oriented work ethic based upon responsibility, enthusiasm, and pride in work


Please note that we will only respond to those resumes for which we have an interest. Goldman Sachs is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of age, race, color, gender, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other basis that is prohibited by applicable law.


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