Job Summary and Responsibilities :
Develop low latency order execution algorithms and run them on cutting edge, latency tuned hardware
Use statistical techniques to conceive, design, analyse, and measure strategies
Acquire, clean, maintain and analyse data sets to identify trends & patterns
Work as part of a global team
Implement software using GS-proprietary technologies, C++ and Java
Partner with experts to provide excellent tools for our clients and traders
Basic Qualifications :
Successful members of our team hold Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral degrees in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) discipline.
We are interested in bright individuals who have advanced mathematical and computational backgrounds, a willingness to learn about finance and who possess skills in the following areas :
Technology : experience building large-scale distributed systems, implementing fundamental algorithms and working with different programming languages - C / C++ / Java
Finance : understanding of market dynamics and conventions, and of different products’ behaviours and specifications
Mathematics : understanding of time series analysis, statistics, data mining and numerical techniques
Excellent communication skills Preferred Qualifications :
At least 5 years of experience with an object oriented programming language in a commercial role
Top candidate from a leading academic institution
Experience in the front office environment
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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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