Data Modeler - Banking

Global Financial Services client is hiring for a number of Data Modelers to be either based in London or Leeds. This is a permanent role with a hybrid working pattern of 3 days working in the office and 2 days from home, offering a salary of £60K - £80K + Bonus + Benefits.

Skills required:

*Experienced in development of credit risk models for BASEL, PD, LGD, EAD and/ stress testing or should be well versed with understanding of these concepts
*Skilled in validation and monitoring of internal and external risk models by computing standard metrics
*Skilled in developing and analyzing product-specific solutions within banking domain varying across underwriting/monitoring loan portfolios, developing collections scorecards, loss forecasting amongst others
*Ability to lead a team of managers / analysts and ensure project delivery
*Ability to undertake project governance initiatives, timeline management, delivery management
*Ability to work with key stakeholders across businesses, client portfolio teams to derive insights and calibrate model performance, present regular project updates
*Collaborate with key client stakeholders for feedback sessions, identify risk to the project delivery and present with plan to address leakages / slippages if any in the project
*Ability to present the findings of the analysis to stakeholders and hold presentations for a larger audience
*Ability to drive discussions with the stakeholders and present the findings / summary of the project activities

Technical skills include:
*Predictive Modeling
*Logistic / Linear Regression
*Credit Risk / Basel / IFRS

Industry knowledge includes:
*Strong understanding of banking products such as mortgages, credit cards, loans and advances
*High level of proficiency in development of predictive risk models and statistical techniques such as logistic regression, clustering, segmentation etc.
*Hands on experience working on PD, EAD, LGD models, RWA calculations, Capital computations
*Experience working with leading global banks on the regulatory model development for Commercial , Secured, Unsecured portfolios
*Self-driven, able to work independently, strong problem-solving skills along with excellent communication

Ideally you will hold a Degree in Economics / Statistics or any quantitative subject, with at least 8 years in Banking.

Please apply for immediate interview!

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