Quantitative Risk Analyst (Non Retail Modelling) - Amsterdam

  • Plaatsingsdatum: 02-10-2019
  • Vacaturenummer: 23067
At a glance

We need you! As a Non-Retail Credit Risk Modeller, you develop statistical models to measure the risk of our professional clients covering an exposure of over EUR 100 bn.

We need you!

ABN AMRO is a leading Dutch bank, with an international presence across Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Americas. We are looking for skilled quantitative risk analysts who have a solid quantitative background and a passion for working with advanced techniques to unlock the valuable information contained within our production and historical data.

As a Non-Retail Credit Risk modeller, you will play a key role in ensuring that the bank makes informed, data driven decisions. Your main focus will be the development and maintenance of our Credit Risk models for professional clients covering over EUR 100 billion in exposure. These models are key to the existence of the bank as they form the basis for loan approval, pricing, performance management and regulatory capital.

In your day-to-day job you will work in multidisciplinary project teams. You closely work together with the business lines in order to ensure that the models properly reflect the business and processes. You will decide on the best quantitative methods and techniques to unlock the intelligence contained within the data. You are aware of new and existing regulatory requirements and ensure that these are properly reflected in the models. As a Medior Analyst you take the responsibility over parts of the model development process and are actively involved in stakeholder management of both internal and external parties including the DNB and ECB.

Overall you apply your quantitative skills and experience on various data sets and business challenges, and make a positive impact for the bank and its customers. You will contribute significantly to the success of your team, which includes both junior analysts and experienced senior risk analysts who can help you to further develop your skills.

Your working environment

ABN AMRO Risk Modelling is a growing, international team of more than 90 professionals. We are the centre of excellence within the bank for developing quantitative risk models, which inform the bank in its daily decisions, from pricing of deals and granting of customer credits, through to setting and monitoring of market risk limits and determining the capital requirements for the bank. Within the Non-Retail Credit Risk modelling team you will work closely together in a dynamic and international team of 25 colleagues.

About you
  • you are knowledgeable in one or more financial risk modelling areas
  • you have a strong quantitative education in an area such as pure mathematics, econometrics, actuarial studies, or physics
  • you have skills in software packages for statistical and data analysis, such as Python, SAS, R, and MATLAB
  • you have at least 3 years of work experience in quantitative analysis, preferably within risk modelling in banking and finance
  • you want to further develop your skills in quantitative risk modelling, and to apply your skills to derive meaningful, robust, data driven models to guide business decisions
  • you work well within a team, and can take the lead on elements of work, guiding junior team members and enabling successful delivery
Our offer
  • an informal multi-cultural working environment with great colleagues
  • challenging work on complex and advanced quantitative problems
  • an attractive payment package
  • flexible working hours
  • a wide range of training opportunities
  • career development and the possibility to gain experience in all areas of risk modelling, in other business areas of the bank, or in one of our international locations

Please submit your application online.

We are looking forward to hear from you!