Job Overview

Stress Test and Model Validation Quantitative Analyst

Location: City of London, London Salary: £800pd - £900pd
Type: Contract Contact: Dneshai Bailey
Posted: 4 months ago

A top tier bank is looking for a Model validaton and stress testing quantitative analyst to joing their team in London.

You will be responsible for:

  • Independently validate, test, and challenge stress testing models, in particular, those used for capital, stress loss or RWA projections (ICAAP and RRP)
  • Produce written model validation reports using Firm's approved tools and templates
  • Engage with reviewers in other locations, model developers and owners and communicate the validation outcomes with the relevant stakeholders

Skills required (essential)

  • Experience in validating stress testing models including assessing conceptual soundness, testing and writing the validation reports
  • Good understanding of stress testing methodologies as well as UK and EU regulatory requirements (ICAAP, PRA, EBA)
  • Postgraduate degree in Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, or a related fields
  • Familiarity with statistical software (e.g. R, Python, MATLAB)

If you are interested in this role please apply below or contact me for more information. 

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