Risk Specialist - Consumer Credit Analytics

Risk Specialist - Consumer Credit Analytics

Job Title: Risk Specialist - Consumer Credit Analytics
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New Jersey, USA
Salary: US$120000.00 - US$160000.00 per annum
Reference: HQ00070391_1528297657
Contact Name: Adam Butler
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 06, 2018 16:07

Job Description

Senior Credit Risk Modeler, Fintech Bank, Bergen County NJ (Up to $150k base)
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced risk modeler within consumer banking to join an emerging fintech bank in New Jersey. The Risk department is led by industry experts in the consumer lending space and this position will be the subject matter expert for portfolio analytics as well as build robust risk models using traditional methods as well as implementing in machine learning methods. If you're looking to join a fast growing bank with over $7bn in loan originations then click 'Apply now' on this page.

What Will I Be Doing?
Develop PD, LGD, EAD models for regression analysis, loss forecasting and analyzing consumer credit portfolio
Conduct portfolio analytics and be able to explain portfolio performance to senior management and c-suite
Use analytics to determine future acquisition strategies and lending activities for the bank
Document model methodologies and tools for internal model governance team

What Experience Do I Need?
5-8 years experience working with a modeling group in a consumer bank
Experience using SAS, R and/or Python to build predictive models
Strong understanding of lending products and the regulatory space within financial services
Masters in Statistics, Mathematics or similar degree

Why Apply?
This is a great opportunity to join an emerging Fintech firm who are highly recognized across the industry. They have achieved over 60% growth over the past 12 months, are growing substantially and the risk group is looking to grow headcount by 200% this year. Most importantly, your work will directly impact the growth and development of the loan portfolio and your recommendations will be shape the future of the business.

What Next? To be considered for this position please click 'apply now' on this page. If you would like more information please email

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