Fixed Income Portfolio Analyst, Treasury

  • Google Inc
  • Sunnyvale, CA, USA
  • 07 May, 2018
Experienced Hires Asset Management Debt / Fixed Income Treasury

Job Description

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.

As a Fixed Income Portfolio Analyst on the Liquid Products team, you'll be responsible for sourcing, evaluating and recommending new investment opportunities. Additionally, the team monitors and reviews existing risk exposures, recommends trades, and assists with the operations, accounting and other risk monitoring activities in the various rates-related portfolios.

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.


  • Identify value and risk in the rates portfolios (US Treasuries, US Agencies, TIPs, Bunds, Gilts and Canadian and Australian government bonds) at the security and portfolio level.
  • Support the senior rates Portfolio Managers to formulate and manage investment theses and strategy related to duration and curve.
  • Build and maintain business relationships with investment banks, brokerage firms and issuers.
  • Maintain accurate analytics, modeling and valuation of securities. Work with Risk, Compliance and Accounting groups to ensure accurate portfolio information.
  • Work with members throughout Treasury to employ relevant expertise. Collaborate in preparing timely and accurate risk management and investment related reports for senior management.


Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Economics, Math, Computer Science, Engineering, Liberal Arts or equivalent practical experience.
  • 3 years of fixed income investment experience.

Preferred qualifications:

  • MBA degree and/or CFA certification.
  • Excellent credit, finance, economic and technical skills.
  • Self-starter who is team-oriented with an ability to work well with diverse groups.
  • Effective written and verbal communication and organizational skills. Excellent analytical, quantitative and programming capabilities.