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Sr Quantitative Finance Analyst - Model Standards & Oversight
Ref No.: 18-13283
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
This role can be filled in Atlanta, Chicago, Charlotte, San Francisco or Thousand Oaks, CA. 

Job description
Global Risk Analytics (GRA) is looking for a quantitative analyst to join its Model Standards and Oversight (MSO) team. The analyst will focus on improving all aspects of GRA's model documentation, including writing standards, technical exposition, content automation, infrastructure standardization and review processes.

This is a challenging and intellectually stimulating role, offering exposure to an extensive set of models across all areas of risk and drawing on a broad range of skills. The successful candidate will possess the mathematical skills necessary to understand the underlying models, the writing and communication skills necessary to produce and advise on model documentation, and the ability to exert broad influence.

Key tasks include the following:

  • Enhance standards for GRA's model documentation
  • Standardize the infrastructure used by GRA to produce model documentation
  • Influence GRA's broad variety of teams to improve their model documentation standards
  • Automate and standardize GRA's documentation processes
  • Influence GRA's key partners to enhance documentation processes
  • Review and edit critical, regulatory model documentation submissions
  • Help establish appropriate skillsets within GRA's modelling teams

Key Competencies

  • Demonstrates Effective Documentation
  • Leverages Technology
  • Drives Operational Excellence
  • Demonstrates Analytical Ability

Required Skills

  • Numeracy
  • Ability to produce technical documentation of a quantitative nature
  • Ability to understand a broad range of finance models
  • Ability to influence others
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Desired Skills

  • Ability to apply Excel, VBA, LaTeX, Word and SDLC tools such as JIRA