risk modeller in sheffield

job type
£ 45,000 per year
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job details

sheffield, south yorkshire
job category
financial services
job type
£ 45,000 per year
reference number
0207 786 6921
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job description

An Immediate Opportunity has arisen for a Risk Modeller to join a globally renowned Bank based in Sheffield on a Permanent Basis

As a Risk Modeller, you will be working within the Transaction Monitoring Department supporting the Risk division in reviewing and improving current models and methodologies for the purposes of supporting a project aimed at harmonising governance, polices and model development methodologies across the Bank.

You will be working on developing models that predict customer behaviour, running Anti-Money Laundering scenarios and managing stakeholders relating to deliverable and timescales. As a result you must have strong communication skill and previous experience working with stakeholders.

You will need strong experience with Open Source technologies such as Python, R or SQL, as well as working knowledge with Database systems, in particular Hadoop. Good knowledge with Regression, GLM or Decision Trees would be highly desirable as this project involves statistical modelling, hands on SAS experience would also be highly desirable

Experience required,
1. Strong hands on experience with Python/R/SQL
2. Extensive experience working with Financial Services data and AML teams (preferably 5 years +)
3. Hands on experience with Analytics tools such as SAS/Spotfire would be highly desirable
4. Strong communications skills ability to explain complex and highly technical issues to the layman
5. A minimum of a Bachelors Degree within Statistics or Mathematics fields

Randstad Financial & Professional encourage applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Randstad Financial & Professional acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003


model validation


degree with maths


Randstad Financial & Professional has been appointed as a supplier to this position.

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