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Senior Quantitative Finance Analyst

Bank of America
Charlotte, NC
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Company Bank of America

Job Title Senior Quantitative Finance Analyst

Jobid bankofamerica-17038030CharlotteNC

Location: Charlotte, NC, 28230, USA

Description **Job Description:**

Responsible for independently conducting quantitative analytics and complex modeling projects. Leads efforts in development of new models, analytic processes or system approaches. Creates documentation for all activities and may work with technology staff in design of any system to run models developed. Incumbents possess excellentquantitative/analyticskills and are able to influence strategic direction, as well as develop tactical plans.

We are looking for a subject matter expert in commercial credit risk modeling space who will be responsible for validating stress testing models. The candidate must have a strong background in commercial credit risk assessment with 5+ years experience in either developing or validating models used for credit ratings, commercial loss forecasting or capital calculations. This position is for a senior validator who will be expected to independently lead validations involving review of underlying assumptions, choice of risk drivers, statistical and mathematical methods, empirical evidence, data quality, and software implementation. The senior validator will interact with model developers, model users, and model owners regularly. She/he must have strong verbal and written communication skills, and a demonstrated ability in technical writing.

The ideal candidate will have several years of experience working as a quant at either a large financial institution or major rating agency. In addition, it is desirable for her/him to have strong academic qualifications with publications in respected journals.

Required skills:

+ PhD in finance, economics, mathematics, or statistics (or other related quantitative discipline)

+ 5+ years of relevant work experience.

+ Expertise in developing or validating commercial credit risk models at large financial institutions.

+ In-depth understanding of statistical inference and related techniques.

+ Deep knowledge in a statistical or analytical modeling language such as SAS, Matlab or R.

+ Experience working with large and complex data sets using Excel or SQL.

+ Strong written and verbal communication skills.

+ Deep understanding and knowledge of model performance measures.

Desired skills:

+ Commercial Credit Risk loss forecasting or Capital calculations

+ Ability to work independently

+ Extensive knowledge of banking regulations on credit risk, model risk and credit risk modeling methodologies.

+ Strong academic qualifications with publications in respected journals.

**Posting Date** : 06/02/2017

**Location** :


- United States

**Travel** : Yes, 5% of the time

**Full / Part-time** : Full time

**Hours Per Week** : 40

**Shift** : 1st shift

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