Risk Modeling & Analytics Specialist
Posted on Jun 7, 2021 by RM IT Professional Resources AG
Risk Modeling & Analytics Specialist (w/m) vacancy for a globally operating Zurich based company in the financial sector.
- Master's or PhD degree in a quantitative field such as econometrics, financial economics, financial mathematics, statistics, engineering, physics or mathematics
- Several years of experience in risk modelling, model validation and related fields
- Outstanding computing and programming skills paired with strong quantitative analytic and modelling skills
- Coding experience using programming languages such as R or Python
- Proven project management skills, taking end-to-end responsibility regarding quality and deadlines as well as timely escalating of issues
- Ability to deliver high standards report writing and to explain technical topics clearly and intuitively
- Languages: English, fluent in written and spoken
- Performing independent model validations
- Collaborating with model developers and key stakeholders across the institution
- Assessing the model's conceptual soundness and methodology
- Ensuring appropriateness of assumptions, parameters, model calibrations, qualitative and expert adjustments
- Reviewing outcome, impact, or benchmark analyses in order to develop an appropriate benchmark model
- Assessing model risk, including model robustness analysis, identification of limitations and their assessment
- Delivering assessment documentation according to required standards
Location: Zurich, Switzerland
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