UBS Financial Services Risk Modeling & Analytics Specialist (60-100%) in Zürich, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you a Risk Modeling & Analytics Specialist with an interest in software design and development? Do you have strong programming and IT skills and combine them with an affinity to quantitative models?

We're looking for someone like this to

•\tfocus on the more technical aspects of the teams responsibilities, including setting up a new process for upcoming regulatory requirements

•\thelp aggregate, analyze and explain changes in the various risk categories that impact the firm (for P&C this is especially focused on credit risk and measured via complimentary statistical and scenario based approaches).

•\tclosely cooperate with the teams that develop the models, the portfolio & aggregation specialists that monitor the portfolio risks and our colleagues in Technology who provide the necessary IT platforms.

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:

You will join the Risk Analysis and Reporting P&C team within the Risk Control COO organization.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

•\ta Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematical Finance or related field

•\tstrong coding skills with statistical programming languages (e.g., Matlab, SAS, STATA, R) and Oracle Database knowledge (design & SQL)

•\tKnowledge on the following is a plus: other programming languages (e.g. Python, Perl, Windows- Batch programming, vbs, etc.), software engineering and design skills, source code management and Tools (e.g. SVN), workflow management tools (e.g. JCS, KNIME)

•\ta good command of Microsoft Office programs

You are:

•\tco-operative and team-oriented, while being able to complete tasks independently to a high standard

•\table to work under pressure by focusing on tight delivery deadlines

•\tpro-active in taking new initiatives and able to carry them through

•\texcellent communication skills with colleagues at all levels in the organisation. Ability to explain technical topics clearly and intuitively, both written and orally

•\tfluent in English (oral and written)

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 #: 176436BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Risk Modeling & Analytics Specialist (60-100%)

City: Zürich

Job Type: Full Time, Part Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Risk