Global Markets, Systematic Trading Strategies (STS) Equity Volatility Sales Strats, Analyst / Associ

Recruiter
Goldman Sachs
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 May 2022
Closes
07 Jun 2022
Ref
14074327
Job Function
Banking
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
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.

OUR IMPACT

We are part of the Systematic Trading Strategy (STS) team. The STS team develops systematic investment strategies for our clients. Our sub-team, the STS Stocks product development team, is focused on developing single stock based strategies such as factor strategies, strategies based on alternative data sources and/or advanced mathematical techniques.

YOUR IMPACT

You will be part of the STS Stocks team and hence focus on researching new strategy ideas and working with sales & clients to come up with customized solutions for them. Once an idea is developed and/or a client has decided on a specific solution for them, you will also work on the implementation of the strategies in combination with the STS trading strat/quant and legal teams.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

We are looking for an experienced professional that has some background in researching and developing single stock quantitative strategies.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • Strong academic background with MS/PhD degree; ideally in quantitative subject such as mathematics, statistics, financial mathematics
  • Coding skills
  • Experience in quantitative single stock equity strategies
  • Strong motivation to turn research into commercial impact
  • High standards for research work quality, high level of rigor and discipline
  • Intellectual curiosity, demonstrated interest in quantitative trading, market structure and behavior
  • Team player, learning from others as well as sharing knowledge, desire to keep improving communication effectiveness
  • This person will hold a key front-office role responsible for developing, maintaining and documenting systematic strategies and indices for investors in systematic strategies, with a particular focus on single stock based strategies.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Multiple (European) languages

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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