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Stress Testing Analyst

  • Location: London
  • Sector: Risk
  • Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 18/09/2017
  • Job reference: GRA27184
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An excellent opportunity has arisen at a Tier 1 Bank for a Stress Testing Analyst to focus on the counterparty credit portfolio.

This role will support the Scenario design team and focus on the Pre-trade stress testing within Credit Analytics. This is a broad role covering all traded products and heavily involved in the regulatory landscape.

Some of the duties within the role will include but are not limited to:

  • Responding to regulatory requests from the various business stakeholders and the regulators
  • Maintaining and improving the global framework for stress testing, which includes scenario set up, execution and analysis.
  • Understanding the assumptions made and limitations of the methodology and improving the process, documentation and controls.
  • Managing the infrastructure and system improvements to support global scenario runs.

It is essential that you have previous stress testing experience gained within market risk / credit risk. You will needs to have a sound understanding of traded products and the impact of changes in the market will have on their behavior. You will also need to possess strong IT skills, ideally VBA & SQL.

In return they are offering a starting salary ranging between £65,000 - £80,000 dependent upon experience, plus bonus and benefits.

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