Grade/Level (relevant for internal applicants only): 11
The Location: New York (55 Water Street)
The Team: The Analytical Innovation & Development Group (AIDG) is an elite, global team of highly skilled and versatile individuals (including PhDs, CFAs, FRMs, economists, statisticians, etc) who employ advanced machine-learning techniques to develop, maintain and enhance statistical models used by analysts at Corporations and Financial Institutions to automate, speed up and scale the credit risk assessment of multiple asset classes (Corporates and Small and Medium Enterprises).
The Impact: The AIDG develops the statistical models that power the Credit Analytics products/offering, within one of the fastest-growing businesses of S&P Global Market Intelligence. Our client base includes large corporations, banks and insurance companies. The team also provides analytic support to Sales Team and current clients, and is engaged in regular market outreach activities (in coordination with other teams) to incorporate external feedback into our models or to create new tools that enable clients to make decisions with conviction
What's in it for you:
Develop the next generation of credit risk models.
Interact on a daily basis within a matrixed organization, including Product Managers, Product Specialists, Business Developers, Information Technologists, Innovators, adapting your language to your audience.
Influence and steer the analytic development roadmap, bringing in client feedback and helping developing differentiated and innovative products.
Establish yourself as a recognized subject-matter expert, honing your communication style and flexing it according to your audience.
Collaborate with New Product Development on alternative datasets analysis and link to credit risk of Corporates and SMEs
Design of next-generation of statistical models to assess credit risk, using advanced statistical and machine learning techniques
End-to-end analytic model development (data gathering, cleansing, model training, etc)
Production of collateral material to support Product Management team and go-to-market activities (White papers, blogs, etc)
Training to Product Specialists and Sales, to enable effective positioning of how our products differentiate vs our competitors
Analytic support on technical questions by current clients and perspective clients, gaining market intelligence, incorporating feedback into models and solving actual client pain-points
What We're Looking: Basic Qualifications:
3+ years' relevant work experience (modelling PD, LGD of SMEs and Corporates; building macro-econometric models, etc)
Experience handling BIG datasets (structured and unstructured)
Good knowledge of Python or R
Top Master-level degree from reputable university in Financial Modelling, Finance, Economics, Statistics, Physics
Good technical writing skills (English), for supporting senior team members in preparation and update of technical documents for each model release and/or white papers.
Thoroughly checks soundness of own/team-work and probes more deeply when confronted with inconsistent or interesting findings.
Results-oriented, flexible/adaptable, able to manage multiple projects, keen to learn, proactive, real team player.
Note: This role is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States.
Flexible Working We pride ourselves on our agility and diversity, and we welcome requests to work flexibly. For most roles, flexible hours and/or an element of remote working are usually possible. Please talk to us at interview about the type of arrangement that is best for you. We will always try to be adaptable wherever we can.
Return to Work Have you taken time out for caring responsibilities and are now looking to return to work? As part of our Return to Work initiative (link to career site page when available), we are encouraging enthusiastic and talented returners to apply, and will actively support your return to the workplace.
Compensation/Benefits Information (US Applicants Only): S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is $105,000 to $125,000. Base salary ranges may vary by geographic location. In addition to base compensation, this role is eligible for an annual incentive plan.
This role is eligible to receive additional S&P Global benefits. For more information on the benefits we provide to our employees, visit https://www.spgbenefitessentials.com/newhires.
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