ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
At Goldman Sachs, we connect people, capital and ideas to help solve problems for our clients. We are a leading
global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities and investment management services to a
substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals.
About GIR Data Strategy
GIR data strategists contribute to our clients’ investment process through quantitative analysis and systematic solutions. We work directly with the full spectrum of macro and equity research analysts across the globe and interact directly with clients. We also collaborate with colleagues across other areas of the firm, including the Securities Division, the Data Intelligence Office, and Technology.
We are looking for innovators and problem-solvers, creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment. Successful candidates will utilize their strong quantitative, engineering and communication skills to work with research analysts and colleagues in other divisions to address client needs.
Contribute to the development of the strategic data architecture to best position GIR to execute business opportunities for the firm and for our clients
Drive the evolution of how GIR delivers data to internal and external stakeholders, including GIR’s contribution to the Marquee Data Services effort
Leverage data initiatives and collaborate with engineers across the firm and adapt firmwide data initiatives to GIR’s needs
Quantitative analysis, including alpha assessment, risk analysis, portfolio construction and return attribution to enhance investment strategies using GIR sourced and external data, including alternative data sources
Requirements: coding skills in C++, Java, and/or Python and academic major in Math, Physics, Statistics, Finance, and/or Data Science
At Goldman Sachs, we think who you are makes you
better at what you do. We seek out people with all types
of skills, interests and experiences. Curious, collaborative
and driven? Let’s chat. Here are some of the qualities we
• Communication & Interpersonal Skills
• Strong Sense of Teamwork
• Commitment to Excellence
• Intellectual Curiosity, Passion and Self-Motivation
• Integrity, Ethical Standards and Sound Judgment
The summer analyst role is for candidates currently
pursuing a degree equivalent to a Bachelors or Masters
and whose graduation date falls between 2021
and June 2022.
Applications for our 2021 Summer Analyst class open
July 1. Interviews take place on a rolling basis and
can occur prior to the deadline. To apply, visit www.
goldmansachs.com/careers. If you’re interested in more
than one division or location, you can let us know a
maximum of three combinations. The divisional options
are determined by the location you select; if you don’t
see the division you’re interested in, consider choosing
an alternate location.