VP - Quantitative Analytics Desk Strategy- Mortgage Modeling - New York , New York, United States, 10261
At present, the team lacks this capability as others are engaged entirely in other regulatory risk related projects or completely used by daily trading desk support, which has grown tremendously in the last six months. To better align us with growth in Securitized Products and to positions us to better support other teams in European markets, this role will play a critical role without which the ensuing delays would be unacceptable.
What will you be doing?
You will own the initiative to create models and lead all discussions with appropriate stakeholders to present findings and establish a course of action compliant. The incumbent will collaborate with IT partners and other functions to facilitate the adoption of models developed.
You will need to have a working knowledge of mortgage valuation and modelling practices. The incumbent will be required to make decisions relating to the nest execution to our goals as dictated by our internal clients.
What we're looking for:
Masters in quantitative disciplines or an Undergraduate from a reputable school with a stellar academic standing
3+ years data skills with any one or more of the following: SAS/R/Python
3+ years fluency and command of advanced C++
2+ years of C++ and strong data and modelling skills having worked with models for at least one year
Skills that will help you in the role:
Very good skills of presenting and articulating well both oral and written
Knowledge of modelling prepayments/defaults and / or RMBS cash flow structures and familiarity of third party tool
Where will you be working?
Our Client offers you an engaging and challenging environment, giving you the opportunity to make the most of your unique set of skills. They also have an extensive range of learning and development initiatives designed to support you both personally and professionally.