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.
WHAT WE DO
At Goldman Sachs, our culture is one of teamwork, innovation and meritocracy. We often say our people are our greatest asset and we take pride in supporting each colleague both professionally and personally.
From collaborative work spaces and mindfulness classes to working from home and flexible work options, we offer our people the support they need to reach their goals in and outside the office.
Goldman Sachs Electronic Trading (GSET) has launched an initiative to become the top provider in electronic trading by building superior technology and delivering high quality products.
This vision is a multi-year investment in people, platforms and products. Join the team, and participate in the development and launch of best in class products for top clients across the industry.
As a member of the team, you will play an integral role on the trading floor. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for technology and the markets, with individuals who thrive in a fast-paced changing environment.
The team takes a data driven approach to decision making and you should be will participate in the full product lifecycle from requirements gathering, design, implementation, testing for systems and solutions used by our clients.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bring Operations, Engineering and Business project sponsors and stakeholders to the table to build complex solutions while balancing competing priorities
Scope, define and plan realistic but aggressive delivery expectations in conjunction with project stakeholders
Requirements gathering to elicit actionable functional specifications that can build real life systems
Understand strategic plans, business, process and architecture and use that to influence design and develop solutions
Drive user acceptance testing and implementation, including building proactive risk mitigation practices into established guidelines
Be a champion for efficiency by partnering with Operations business units to streamline processes, mitigate risks, lower costs, reduce service issues and generate ideas for new frontiers of efficiency
6+ years of experience in a business analysis / project management function supporting both business process and technology implementations
Demonstrate excellent process and project management skills
Strategic thinker with strong business analysis and planning skills. Capable of identifying and interpreting wider-ranging issues such as, Big picture understanding, providing creative & innovative solutions, and the ability to formulate the implications of a specific solution across processes, e.
g. costs, risk, service
Project management skills including project scope definition; project issues, challenges, risks definition; status reporting;
User Acceptance Test execution
Knowledge of products and processes related to the financial services industry would be an advantage, as is related experience in technology strategy or in a client service or business function and / or management consulting
Ability to engage with and influence stakeholders outside their direct control
Bachelors / Undergraduate Degree
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio and SharePoint
Comfortable facilitating project working groups and possesses strong data gathering skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, written and oral; confident in interaction with senior stakeholders
Have a proven track record of scoping and driving delivery of projects and achieving results independently, on time and to budget including a strong analytical skills including process analysis.
Very strong interest in the underlying detail of the analysis
Strong organization skills - ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize accordingly
Exemplary attention to detail and ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure
Demonstrate understanding of Operations processes and procedures and an ability to learn quickly
Demonstrate comprehensive understanding of job-related operational and compliance procedures
Understands and appropriately addresses Goldman Sachs compliance and reputational judgment issues
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.