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Google, Inc.

Trading Analyst, Foreign Exchange

Google, Inc. - Sunnyvale, CA

Trading Analyst, Foreign Exchange




Google's Treasury team is on a mission to optimize the return on Google's financial assets. As a member of this team, you're always looking for innovative ways to help Google invest for the future while limiting volatility and material surprises. In addition to risk busting and asset management, you work collaboratively to administer business insurance programs and stock programs, and provide financial analysis support to our internal teams. You make creative yet calculated decisions that are backed by both experience and your extensive knowledge of the economy and financial industry.

Google’s Foreign Exchange (FX) team is part of a Finance organization focused on Google’s global foreign currency risk across the globe. In this team, you will work with cross-functional teams to execute on Google’s expanding hedge programs and work to optimize the company’s financial performance.

The name Google came from googol, a mathematical term for the number 1 followed by 100 zeros. And nobody at Google loves big numbers like the Finance team when providing in depth analysis on all manner of strategic decisions across Google products. From developing forward-thinking analysis to generating management reports to scaling our automated financial processes, the Finance organization is an important partner and advisor to the business.


Execute and provide input on FX hedging strategies trading foreign currency derivatives with global banking partners.

Generate and present in-depth data driven market intelligence for the provision of relevant analysis of ideas and events.

Carry out currency pair analysis and modeling with quantitative background to apply to periodic market forecasting framework.

Work with dedicated teams of internal and external Treasury Specialists to support the implementation of Treasury Management System solutions.

Collaborate with designated FX teams on allocated projects requiring communication and presentation skills.


Minimum qualifications:

3 years of relevant work experience from an investment bank, corporate finance or consulting capacity.

Experience working with financial derivatives including FX spot, forwards, NDF, commodities and options.

Experience working with financial modeling and individual currency pair fair value drivers.

Preferred qualifications:

MBA and/or CFA certification or equivalent educational background with quantitative coursework.

Effective computer skills (productivity suites, SQL, MATLAB, etc).

Excellent spreadsheet software, analytical/quantitative and organizational skills as well as a demonstrated capability of handling multiple ad hoc requests simultaneously.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with ability to present clear and concise recommendations to management.

At Google, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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191 days 17 hours ago

Google, Inc.


Trading Analyst, Foreign Exchange Google, Inc. - Sunnyvale, CA, United States


Location: Sunnyvale, CA

Company Profile:
Google Inc., a technology company, builds products and provides services to organize the information. The company offers Google Search, which provides information online; Knowledge Graph that allows to search for things, people, or places, as well as builds systems that recognize speech and understand natural language; Google Now, which provides information to users when they need it; and Product Listing Ads that offer product image, price, and merchant information. It also provides AdWords, an auction-based advertising program; AdSense, which enables Websites that are part of the Google Network to deliver ads; Google Display, a display advertising network; DoubleClick Ad Exchange, a marketplace for the trading display ad space; and YouTube that offers video, interactive, and other ad formats. In addition, the company offers Android, an open source mobile software platform; hardware products, including Chromebook, Chrome, Chromecast, and Nexus devices; Google+ to share things online with people; Google Play, a cloud-based digital entertainment store for apps, music, books, and movies; Google Drive, a place for users to create, share, collaborate, and keep their stuff; and Google Wallet, a virtual wallet for in-store contactless payments. Further, it provides Google Apps, which include Gmail, Calendar, and Google Sites that are built for people to work anywhere, anytime, on any device without loss of security or control; Google Maps Application Programming Interface; and Google Earth Enterprise, a software solution for imagery and data visualization. Additionally, the company offers Google App Engine, a platform as a service offering; Google Cloud Storage; Google BigQuery for real time analytics; Google Cloud SQL for structured query language; and Google Compute Engine, an infrastructure as a service platform. It also offers mobile wireless devices, and related products and services. Google Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.