Vice President – Senior Economic Forecast Quant/Economist

The Model/Anlys/Valid Officer is a strategic professional who stays abreast of developments within own field and contributes to directional strategy by considering their application in own job and the business. Recognized technical authority for an area within the business. Requires basic commercial awareness. There are typically multiple people within the business that provide the same level of subject matter expertise. Developed communication and diplomacy skills are required in order to guide, influence and convince others, in particular colleagues in other areas and occasional external customers. Significant impact on the area through complex deliverables. Provides advice and counsel related to the technology or operations of the business. Work impacts an entire area, which eventually affects the overall performance and effectiveness of the sub-function/job family.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct macroeconomic scenario forecast for global macro variables, such as GDP, inflation, unemployment rate etc. in firm wide regulatory related processes, such as CECL, CCAR and IFRS 9.
  • Monitor and prepare commentary on economic releases and events, and stay abreast of trends in equity markets, fixed income markets, mortgage markets, etc. and anticipate implications for macroeconomic forecasting and scenario design
  • Analyze global economic short term and long-term trends, related to growth, labor market, energy prices, monetary policy and certain sectors such as housing and retail
  • Communicate results to diverse audiences.
  • Participate on teams to solve business problems.
  • Identify modeling opportunities that yield measurable business results.
  • Manage stakeholder interaction with model developers and business owners during the model life-cycle.

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years working experience
  • Familiar with macroeconomic theories and macroeconomic forecast models
  • Proficient in Python, R or other statistical packages
  • Consistently demonstrates clear and concise written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated and detail oriented
  • Demonstrated project management and organizational skills and capability to handle multiple projects at one time .
  • Practical experience writing programs to build and test prediction models. comfortable interfacing with business clients. proficiency handling very large data sets.
  • Experience in a quantitative role in risk management at a financial institution with experience in either model development or validation.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of a variety of model development techniques covering risk models.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s/University degree or equivalent experience, Masters and Ph.D. degree preferred

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Job Family Group:

Risk Management

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Job Family:

Risk Analytics, Modeling, and Validation

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Time Type:

Full time

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Primary Location:

Irving Texas United States

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Primary Location Salary Range:

$121,560.00 - $182,340.00

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