Goldman Sachs & Co. Engineering - Equities - Equity Trading Strats - Analyst/Associate/VP - Hong Kong in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

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YOUR IMPACT We are looking forcandidates witha passion forlow latency software development. The successful candidate will be empowered from day 1 to help drive profitability for the businessby developing high performance computing technology for electronic market making.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

OUR IMPACT

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.

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIALWe hire people to tell us how to drive the business forward. If you would like to be a part of a team to rapidly develop scalable technology for market making strategies, and have passion and deep knowledge of software development, you will empowered to go as far as your initiative takes you.

The Candidate will assist in work on a codebase written in Python and C++. Focus will be on correctness, scalability, and readability, so the candidate should be comfortable with writing organized code with proper documentation, writing thorough unit tests, and using robust debugging tools.

Responsibilities:

Be a part of a talented team to build high performance trading systems.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Computer Science or Mathematics, undergraduate or graduate degree

  • Academic transcript that shows coursework and strong performance in Graph Theory, Abstract Algebra, and Numerical Analysis

  • Proficiency in Python

  • Proficiency in C++ or any lower-level language

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Strong communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Python Libraries: 1. Numpy or Pandas, 2. Matplotlib, 3. Pydot

  • Experience with Python Notebooks, Linux, and LaTeX

  • Experience with C++ debuggers (e.g. gdb, valgrind, etc.)

  • Experience with High-Performance Computing and Big Data

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.© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

Job ID2018-44539

Schedule TypeFull Time

LevelAnalyst

Function(s)Engineering, General, Quant/Strats

RegionAsia Except Japan

DivisionSecurities

Business UnitEQ SMM

Employment TypeEmployee