SunTrust Banks Statistical Quantitative Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia

Req ID: W454892

Job Description Responsible for the analysis and/or development of quantitative models both financial and non-financial in support of the company’s risk management effort. Models and quantitative tools that predict and/or assess the market, credit, financial, and/or operational risks of new and existing financial products, as well as SunTrust’s existing portfolio. Consults with practitioners, the academic community, and other financial institution in researching best practices and new technologies for the development of risk management models. Ensures that risks inherent in model development and usage are properly identified and managed. Creates, reviews and updates model documentation (development process, methodology, user guide, etc.). Ensures the Bank's model development efforts meet industry best practices and regulatory requirements. Performs complex analysis and draws conclusions. May oversee or assist less experienced analysts. Qualifications

  • Two-year work experience in quantitative analytics / modeling.
  • Strong quantitative, finance and statistical background including extensive use of software to support quantitative analysis. Demonstrates a high level of technical knowledge and may have developed expertise in specialty areas.
  • Master’s degree in a quantitative field such as Mathematics, Statistics, or Engineering.
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency related to the position, including Probability and Statistics; Finance (time value of money, yield curve); Programming skills (SAS, R, Python, Visual Basic Preferred Requirements:

  • PhD in a quantitative field such as Mathematics, Statistics, or Engineering.

  • Demonstrated mastery of quantitative modeling requirements for risk management, financial reporting, and valuation models used in financial services industry. Equal Opportunity Employer: SunTrust supports a diverse workforce and is a Drug Testing and Equal Opportunity Employer. SunTrust does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, creed, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other classification protected by applicable laws.

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