Senior Model Validation Analyst

  • Location

    Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Discipline:

    Credit Risk & Analytics

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  • Salary:

    Up to £50,000

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

A well-established and globally recognised business that focuses on providing an exceptional banking experience for customers. Now looking to expand the team with a Senior Model Validation Analyst.

This Client does not provide sponsorship.

Key Responsibilities of the Senior Model Validation Analyst:

  • Join a close-knit, supportive and friendly Model Validation team
  • Validate Credit Risk models, ensuring they are aligned with regulatory requirements and optimal for purpose
  • Opportunity and freedom to challenge models and propose improvements
  • Use SAS to validate statistical methods
  • Working to regulatory requirements such as IRB, IFRS9, etc.

Ideal knowledge and experience for the Senior Model Validation Analyst role:

  • Model Validation experience would be beneficial but is not essential as long as you have a strong background in model development (eg. Predictive Modelling)
  • Understanding of related regulations – capital requirements, IRB, CCR, etc.
  • Understanding of the broader processes surrounding models, from development to validation to implementation and use
  • Retail banking background, ideally mortgages or credit cards


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