UBS Financial Services Risk IT Model Developer in Weehawken, New Jersey

Your role:

Your role :

Are you excited about seeking an enriching career; working for one of finest financial institutions in world? Do you have a curious nature, always interested in how to innovate?

We're looking for someone like that to

-contribute to the ongoing development of models used to assess the firm’s aggregate level of risk exposure versus the risk appetite established through the quantitative pillars of UBS’s firm-wide risk appetite framework. This framework is designed to ensure that risk-taking at every level of the organization is in line with the firm's strategic priorities, capital and liquidity plans.

-establish a software strategy and coding standards, and to transform prototype code from risk methodologists into production ready libraries that are robust, efficient and scalable for integration on the centralized production calculation platform.

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

Your team :

You’ll be in the Firm-Wide Risk IT team in Weehawken. We support the business in calculating and reporting regulatory-significant risk metrics across the full Firm-Wide portfolio.

Our team is responsible for Firm-Wide risk applications running models and providing insightful analysis for senior management, the Board of Directors and regulators.

Your experience and skills:

Your experience and skills :

You have;

-Proven experience in Credit or Market Risk working on Regulatory driven (IFRS9, CCAR) risk modelling.

-Good understanding of Statistical techniques and concepts.

-Expertise with the following programing languages/environments: R, SAS.

-Good SQL and Data Analysis skills

-Experience with one of the following programing languages/environments : Python, Matlab, Java would be beneficial

-The ability to interpret a set of technical requirements (you know what they really want)

-Knowledge of how to develop robust solutions

-An understanding of the software development lifecycle

-Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

You are:

-Passionate about supporting the development of IT systems and applications

-Technically savvy with an appreciation for IT capability

-Curious and collaborative, comfortable working independently, as well as in a team

-the go-to person for the latest development innovation

-Fluent in English

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 174301BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Risk IT Model Developer

City: Weehawken

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - New Jersey

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)