Emanuel Saringan

Emanuel Saringan High Frequency Trading Engineer


My name is Emanuel and I am currently working at Goldman Sachs where I build low-latency trading, research, and analytics systems for our prop equities desk. Before that, I worked in Google Zürich under the Data Infrastructure and Analysis team for 3+ years.


B.S. Computer Science Ateneo De Manila University

2008 → 2012

I graduated Magna Cum Laude and became the CS Program Awardee. I also received the highest GPA in our CS batch and was a financial scholar in all 4 years.

Professional Experience

Goldman Sachs Equity Trading Strat - Hong Kong

Dec 2017 → Present

I am currently building High Frequency Trading systems for Goldman's prop equities desk. My work involves writing high-performance C++ code for low-latency and high-throughput applications. I also use Python for working with massive data sets.

Google Software Engineer - Zürich, Switzerland

Oct 2014 → Nov 2017

As part of the Data Infrastructure and Analysis team (DIA), I worked on Google's official time-series analysis tool – a planet-scale service with 20,000 monthly active users which processes billions of rows at interactive speeds. My daily work involved solving problems in distributed systems, information retrieval, time-series analysis, and data visualization.

Azeus Systems Software Developer - Metro Manila, Philippines

May 2012 → Sep 2013

I built enterprise Java web applications for the Hong Kong government. My main project involved creating complex data visualization modules using modern JavaScript and writing optimized SQL queries to scale app performance.

Student Experience

Location-based Social Network on a Shared Map Undergraduate Thesis

2011 → 2012

Our thesis group wrote an implementation of a map system and a shared planner which allows users to share and discover events at particular times and places. [link]

Think Tank Software Lab Intern

Apr 2011 → Jun 2011

I did my internship in a tech startup where I was tasked to code features for a payment gateway.

Ateneo Wireless Competency Center Part-Time Java Developer

2009 → 2010

I did part-time work in in the university's research hub where I built mobile games and apps.

Extracurricular Activities

Microsoft Student Partner

2010 → 2012

As a student ambassador, I organized and gave talks to students in various universities about Microsoft developer tools and APIs.

Ateneo Summer Programming Camp Head Instructor

Apr 2012 → May 2012

I taught basic Java to high school students through lectures and programming contests.

Ateneo Programming Varsity Member

2008 → 2012

I represented the university in various programming competitions. As part of the program, I was trained on problem solving, mathematics, and CS techniques for four (4) years.


AngelHack Manila Winner, Jul 2014

Philippine Transit App Challenge People's Choice Award, Oct 2013

Accenture Top University High Performer, Mar 2012

Ateneo De Manila University Program Awardee, Mar 2012

DISCS Programming Open 1st Runner-Up, Mar 2012

Java Cup 1st Runner-Up, Feb 2012

Quizzardry 2011 Winner, Feb 2011

Microsoft Imagine Cup World Finalist, Jul 2011

Quizzardry 2010 Winner, Feb 2010

Tools & Technologies

High Performance Computing

  • C++
  • Template Metaprogramming
  • Systems Programming

Data Analysis

  • Python
  • numpy
  • pandas
  • SQL
  • MapReduce

Trading Systems

  • Research Infrastructure
  • Exchange Connectivity
  • Network Programming


  • Algorithms
  • Data Structures
  • Discrete Mathematics