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Quantitative Finance Analyst

Charlotte, North Carolina;

Job Description:

A Quantitative Finance Analyst is responsible for independently conducting quantitative analytics and modeling projects. Responsible for developing new models, analytic processes or systems approaches. Creates documentation for all activities and works with Technology staff in design of any system to run models developed. Incumbents possess excellent quantitative/analytic skills and a broad knowledge of financial markets and products.

Responsible for performing complex analysis and is engaged in the development of modeling that maximizes profits and asset growth and minimizes credit and operating losses and other risk exposures. Provides analytical support on various product strategies to ensure company goals are met. Coordinates the production of performance reports for senior mgt. Reviews and analyzes trends in current population distributions and recommends strategies. May participate in or develop complex program models to extract data and use databases to provide statistical and financial modelling. Master's degree or large data experience preferred; Programming experience like SQL, SAS preferred and/or Micro Strategy experience preferred. Minimum of 5 years’ experience.

Job Requirements:

  • 3+ years professional experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience developing and maintaining complex databases and data sets
  • Experience building data architecture that is optimized for large dataset retrieval, analysis, storage, cleansing, and transformation
  • Strong team player able to seamlessly transition between contributing individually and collaborating on team projects; Understands that individual actions may require input from manager or peers; Knows when to include others
  • Strong communication skills and ability to effectively communicate quantitative topics to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience with complex data architecture, including modeling and data science tools and libraries, data warehouses, and machine learning
  • Ability to extract, analyze, and merge data from disparate systems, and perform deep analysis
  • Experience using data mining and other advanced analytical techniques to aggregate data for model development and/or to produce management reporting
  • Experience managing large data sets utilizing tools such as Hadoop
  • Experience designing, developing, and applying scalable Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence solutions
  • Experience with data analytics and visualization tools (e.g., Alteryx, Tableau, Microstrategy)
  • Strong Programming skills such as Python, SQL or other languages
  • Demonstrated ability to drive action and sustain momentum to achieve results
  • Effectively creates a compelling story using data; Able to make recommendations and articulate conclusions supported by data
  • Effectively presents findings, data, and conclusions to influence senior leaders
  • Demonstrated leadership skills; Ability to exert broad influence among peers
  • Experience with engineering complex, multifaceted processes that span across teams; Able to document process steps, inputs, outputs, requirements, identify gaps and improve workflow
  • Effective at prioritization, time and project management
  • Ability to work in a highly controlled and audited environment
  • Bachelors/Masters degree in Math, Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Finance, Computer Science or similar discipline

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

A Quantitative Finance Analyst is responsible for independently conducting quantitative analytics and modeling projects. Responsible for developing new models, analytic processes or systems approaches. Creates documentation for all activities and works with Technology staff in design of any system to run models developed. Incumbents possess excellent quantitative/analytic skills and a broad knowledge of financial markets and products.

Responsible for performing complex analysis and is engaged in the development of modeling that maximizes profits and asset growth and minimizes credit and operating losses and other risk exposures. Provides analytical support on various product strategies to ensure company goals are met. Coordinates the production of performance reports for senior mgt. Reviews and analyzes trends in current population distributions and recommends strategies. May participate in or develop complex program models to extract data and use databases to provide statistical and financial modelling. Master's degree or large data experience preferred; Programming experience like SQL, SAS preferred and/or Micro Strategy experience preferred. Minimum of 5 years’ experience.

Job Requirements:

  • 3+ years professional experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience developing and maintaining complex databases and data sets
  • Experience building data architecture that is optimized for large dataset retrieval, analysis, storage, cleansing, and transformation
  • Strong team player able to seamlessly transition between contributing individually and collaborating on team projects; Understands that individual actions may require input from manager or peers; Knows when to include others
  • Strong communication skills and ability to effectively communicate quantitative topics to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience with complex data architecture, including modeling and data science tools and libraries, data warehouses, and machine learning
  • Ability to extract, analyze, and merge data from disparate systems, and perform deep analysis
  • Experience using data mining and other advanced analytical techniques to aggregate data for model development and/or to produce management reporting
  • Experience managing large data sets utilizing tools such as Hadoop
  • Experience designing, developing, and applying scalable Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence solutions
  • Experience with data analytics and visualization tools (e.g., Alteryx, Tableau, Microstrategy)
  • Strong Programming skills such as Python, SQL or other languages
  • Demonstrated ability to drive action and sustain momentum to achieve results
  • Effectively creates a compelling story using data; Able to make recommendations and articulate conclusions supported by data
  • Effectively presents findings, data, and conclusions to influence senior leaders
  • Demonstrated leadership skills; Ability to exert broad influence among peers
  • Experience with engineering complex, multifaceted processes that span across teams; Able to document process steps, inputs, outputs, requirements, identify gaps and improve workflow
  • Effective at prioritization, time and project management
  • Ability to work in a highly controlled and audited environment
  • Bachelors/Masters degree in Math, Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Finance, Computer Science or similar discipline

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21022176

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Jillian Teeter

Referral Bonus:

0