Market Risk Specialist, 1LOD

New York, New York Permanent USD145,000 - USD175,000 per year
  • Join the 1st Line of Defense Risk Function
  • Quantitative Market Risk focused role

About Our Client

Banking and Financial Services

Job Description

  • Demonstrating a deep understanding of financial data attributes, sources, and their application within risk management processes.

  • Establishing a successful track record in validating both external and internal data sources to enhance accuracy and ensure optimal data utilization for improved risk management outcomes.

  • Proficiently conducting statistical analysis to identify and address data issues effectively, enhancing data quality.

  • Demonstrating strong programming skills in data modeling and exploring data relationships, utilizing languages like Python, R, and C#.

  • Utilizing experience in linking external data sources for comprehensive data analysis, including proficiency with tools such as Bloomberg API or internal database system interfaces.

  • Applying machine learning techniques and algorithms to detect patterns in financial data, enhancing risk assessment capabilities.

  • Utilizing database management tools, particularly MS SQL, for efficient data handling and manipulation.

  • Proficiency in data visualization tools like Tableau to present complex financial data in a clear and understandable format.

  • Recognizing and addressing ethical implications related to data usage, particularly concerning risk management practices and regulatory compliance.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • 2-5 years of experience in market risk management.

  • Demonstrating a strong academic background with a Bachelor's degree or higher in Finance, Mathematics, or a related quantitative/analytical discipline, preferred.

  • Capable of thriving in a fast-paced environment, effectively managing multiple high-priority deliverables concurrently.

  • Exhibiting strong communication skills, both written and verbal, to convey key risks to a diverse range of stakeholders in a timely manner.

  • Able to work independently and self-directed while also fostering collaboration within a team-oriented environment.

What's on Offer

My client is offering a competitive compensation package, salary + bonus. My client is offering a hybrid work schedule as well. Must be authorized to work in the United States.

Cara Shiffman
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Job summary

Banking & Financial Services
Sub Sector
Risk Management
Financial Services
New York
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Cara Shiffman
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