MUFG Union Bank Quantitative Analyst - Fixed Income Derivatives - Model Risk Management Market Risk -- Vice President in New York, New York

Fixed Income Derivatives Model Risk Management Quantitative Analyst - Market Risk -- Vice President

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Job Summary: //

  • This Quantitative Analyst within the American Model Risk Management (AMRM) supports best-practice model risk activities consistent with the MUFG UB Model Governance Program

  • The models include those used within the various Business Units for supporting global market and trading, pricing, risk management, OTC derivatives, and FX

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Major Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for Independent Model validation and performance monitoring of Fixed Income Derivative Valuation Models

  • Assess the mathematical, statistical, theoretical and conceptual soundness of each model

  • Verify model performance, i.e. correct implementation, limiting behaving, and response to stress/extreme input condition-stress testing

  • Support relationship with regulators and internal audit

We Require:

  • An advanced Master's degree in mathematics, finance, computer science, statistics, operational research, economics, or other quantitative fields

  • A minimum of 5 to 7 years related Quantitative Analysis work experience within the financial services industry

  • Knowledge of derivative pricing theory, Monte Carlo simulation and numerical method

  • Experience in model development or model validation in one or more of the following areas: interest rate derivatives, FX derivatives, credit derivatives or VaR models

  • A working knowledge in at least one of the following programming languages: MATLAB, C, SAS, R and Visual Basic

  • Knowledge of model risk management and associated regulatory requirements such as OCC SR 11-7 and Basel, Volker rule, FRTB a plus

  • Industry certifications is a decisive asset (e.g., CFA, FRM).

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Experience in CCAR, RiskMetrics, Calypso, Murex, PolyPaths and Bloomberg is a plus

We are committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences of our workforce to create opportunities for our people and our business. Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veterans.

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Title: Quantitative Analyst - Fixed Income Derivatives - Model Risk Management Market Risk -- Vice President

Location: NEW YORK-New York

Requisition ID: 10008520-WD