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Quantitative Risk Analyst

Wroclaw, Poland

Job Description


Within Market Risk Modelling we are looking for Quantitative Risk Analyst to be member of team of five analysts located in New York and Wrocław.





  • Developing, maintaining and validating risk models for quantifying various types of financial risks (such as operation risk, credit risk market risk and interest rate risk) inherent in the Corporation's business activities and processes. These models calculate values at risk or economic capitals that are reported to Senior Management and the Board of Directors on a regular basis as a key input to risk management decision making.
  • Ensuring that models use methodologies that are theoretically sound, with modelling choices, assumptions and parameters that are justifiable and supportable.
  • Ensuring that model development, implementation, data input, reporting, documentation, validation and maintenance use best practices, adhere to consistency and quality standards, and follow the guidance of corporate policies and procedures and regulatory requirements.
  • Designing, testing, and maintaining market risk models and risk analytics tools used in production mode for daily calculation of the Bank’s portfolio risk measures and regulatory and economic capital calculations
  • Collaborating with Desk Risk managers, Model Validation, information Technology and Market data groups as well as perform ongoing monitoring of the models, participate in the releases of the developed software,  implement benchmarking tests
  • Supporting to the Front Office and performs various reporting functions for Front Office, management, and customer relationship managers.



  • Superb quantitative and analytical background with a solid theoretical foundation coupled with strong programming, documentation and communications skills.
  • Master's Degree/PhD preferred (e.g., mathematics, physics, statistics or engineering)
  • At least 3-5 years of academic/industry experience in complex quantitative modelling; experience in numerical analysis and computational methods
  • Using programming languages (C++ is a must, Python and VBA are nice to have) and mathematical/statistical software packages.
  • Strong orientation to detail, results and productivity
  • Ability to efficiently and effectively conduct independent research, analyse problems, formulate and implement solutions, and produce quality results on time.
  • Excellent scientific and technical documentation and presentation skills, assertiveness & influencing skills, and the skills to explain abstract theoretical concepts to a non-expert audience in easy-to-understand language.




BNY Mellon Science is the strategic centre of excellence for quantitative and analytical work within Bank of New York Mellon delivering valuable insight and risk quantification across the firm.







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Primary Location: Poland-Dolnoslaskie-Wroclaw
Job: Risk
Internal Jobcode: 05257
Organization: Risk-HR06016
Requisition Number: 1713258