Goldman Sachs & Co. Securities, Equities Execution Services Strategist, Associate, Hong Kong in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

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DIVISIONAL OVERVIEW

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.

Goldman Sachs' Strats business unit is a world leader in developing quantitative and technological solutions to solve complex business problems. Working within the firm's trading, sales, banking and investment management divisions, Strats use their mathematical and scientific training to create financial products, advise clients on transactions, measure risk, and identify market opportunities.

Execution Services Strats

Execution Services Strats are responsible for understanding what drives the business and subsequently designing, implementing, testing, and supporting the systems and strategies to achieve this. The team interfaces on a regular basis with sales, trading, technology, external clients, and other Strats teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Key Responsibilities

  • Use creative technological solutions to streamline one-delta business workflows

  • Collect and analyze large amounts of unique data to deliver insight and revenue opportunities

  • Identify and develop crossing and flow merchandising opportunities

  • Provide execution consultation for traders, sales traders and clients

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors or Master's degree in Computer Science or Engineering is preferred

  • Statistical analysis and problem solving skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to work in a team

  • Strong programming and software development skills

  • 1-2 years trading desk experience with an interest in Finance

  • Core financial markets knowledge and aptitude to learn

  • Experience in project management at a basic level

Preffered Qualifications

  • Understanding of machine learning techniques

  • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms and design patterns

  • Exposure to 'disruptive technology'

  • Application and/or Front end web development experience

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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Location(s)HK-Hong Kong

Job ID2017-20552

Schedule TypeFull Time

LevelAssociate

Function(s)General

RegionAsia Except Japan

DivisionSecurities

Business UnitEQ Elec Exec Svcs/Strats

Employment TypeEmployee