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Senior Quantitative Analytics Specialist - Risk Modeling Group

Company: Wells Fargo
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Job Description:

At Wells Fargo, we are looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. We are seeking candidates who embrace diversity, equity and inclusion in a workplace where everyone feels valued and inspired. Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you About this role : Wells Fargo is seeking a Senior Quantitative Analytics Specialist to join the Risk Modeling Group (RMG).RMG (the 'team') is a unit within Corporate Credit Risk and is responsible for model development and implementation of the following model types:Credit loss estimation models for the entire loan portfolio to support allowance for credit loss (including current expected credit loss preparation); estimation of risk weighted assets (RWA) in compliance with BASEL regulations; and, economically sensitive credit loss estimation in compliance with Dodd Frank and the Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Reporting exercises (CCAR). Models to support Pre-Provision Net Revenue (PPNR) estimates including forecasting models to support Dodd Frank and the Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Reporting exercises (CCAR). Credit Decisioning and Fraud modelsModel implementation and production is an integral part of effective Model Risk Management (MRM). This position will execute the production of credit loss models and conduct day-to-day business analytics in support of Corporate and Regulatory Stress Tests, Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL), and Business Loss Forecast (BLF) processes for the consumer unsecured credit portfolios (credit cards, personal lines and loans, and small business lending). This position joins a high profile team and requires strong hands-on Python coding skills and extensive working knowledge in popular script languages (SAS, SQL). In addition, successful candidate must have strong documentation capabilities that can effectively convey complex processes, and the presence and professional demeanor necessary to interact effectively with colleagues and business partners across the Company. In this role, you will but not be limited to the following:

  • Lead model production of complex stress test and CECL / BLF production environments working with large data sets, advanced statistical models, and Python / SAS / SQL to effectively and efficiently execute models for CCAR, CECL, BLF, and model performance monitoring
  • Serve as a liaison with business partners, including Data teams, Model Development team, Model Implementation team, and Forecasting Managers to ensure flawless model execution
  • Develop and maintain strong controls and documentation
  • Provide real-time analytic supports to Forecasting Managers and AuditorsRequired Qualifications:
    • 4+ years of Quantitative Analytics experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education
    • Master's degree or higher in statistics, mathematics, physics, engineering, computer science, economics, or quantitative fieldDesired Qualifications:
      • Demonstrated hands-on experience in Python / SAS / SQL coding and analytical reporting
      • Demonstrated experience in working with auditors
      • Demonstrated experience in working with partners across different functional teams (i.e. Forecasting Manager, Modeling Manager, Implementation Manager, Production Manager, etc)
      • Ability to understand complex statistical model framework, model monitoring and analytical reporting
      • Ability to design and structure data pulling process in an efficient and comprehensive manner
      • Ability to transform data pulling code (from modelers) to an easy-to-understand fashion and structure the output data in such a way that can be used for multiple downstream processes (i.e. forecast / backtest results, KPI monitoring, etc.)
      • Attention to detail and strong troubleshooting skills
      • Excellent at exercising independent judgment
      • Excellent verbal communication, written documentation and presentation skills
      • Excellent interpersonal skills We Value Diversity At Wells Fargo, we believe in diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace; accordingly, we welcome applications for employment from all qualified candidates, regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, individuals with disabilities, pregnancy, marital status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law. Employees support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit's risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements. Candidates applying to job openings posted in US: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. Candidates applying to job openings posted in Canada: Applications for employment are encouraged from all qualified candidates, including women, persons with disabilities, aboriginal peoples and visible minorities. Accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available upon request in connection with the recruitment process.

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