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Goldman Sachs, 2016 Finance-Market Risk Management and Analysis New Analyst, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11004

Wed, October 21, 2015

Explore this position and learn how to apply via your BTT Gateway account, Job ID 11004

1. Register with your School Career Center in order to drop your resume 
2. Complete the Goldman Sachs Apply On-Line application [including GPA] at You may express interest in up to three different location and division combinations through this application. The division selections are determined by the location you select. If you do not see the divisions that are of interest to you, please consider choosing an alternate location. 

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 high- net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world. 

Irving, TX 

The Market Risk Management & Analysis (MRMA) department is comprised of Market Risk and Capital Analysis, Market Risk and Capital Quantification and Risk Architecture. The department has approximately 250 professionals with representation in New York, Irving, London, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore, Seoul and Bangalore. Your responsibilities in MRMA may include the following: 

Market Risk and Capital Quantification 
The group is the authoritative source of the firm’s market risk and market risk capital measures used by the firm’s various risk management (e.g. Firmwide Committees; Senior management) and regulatory bodies. To that effect, this group performs a number of functions, including the design, development and maintenance of: 
- its own – independent - market risk measurement models; 
- the calculation component of our state of the art technological platform; 
- and the data models and analytics it requires to ensure the accuracy and performance of its measures (e.g. Anomaly detection; data governance etc); 
The groups is also responsible for the calculation of all relevant market risk and market risk capital measures using the above; and for ensuring that there is appropriate governance around its function and for evidencing that the controls it operates are effective. 

Risk Architecture 
The group is responsible for governing the design and implementation of market risk and market risk capital measures, including model performance, backtesting and industry advocacy. Its functions include: 
- Perform backtesting and review model performance 
- Review new firmwide market risk and capital measures / treatments and changes to existing measures / treatments 
- Review new activities and their implications on risk/capital treatments/methodologies 
- Monitor risk and capital methodology / treatment observations 
- Industry advocacy on risk and capital related regulations 

- Strong analytical and organizational skills 
- Highly motivated and adaptable; the ability to work on a team of diverse individuals 
- Proactive; the ability to respond creatively and quickly in a fast-paced, high-pressure, changing environment 
- Accurate and detail-oriented with sound judgment and integrity 
- Interest in financial markets 

Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet. © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2014. All rights reserved.

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