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Technology Coordinator

  • Location: New York, 10013
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 23 days ago

Grow your career as a Technology Coordinator with an innovative global bank in New York, NY. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week. Will join the team to act as a liaison to Technology to help coordinate development/enhancement/testing of Technology tool development, and perform analyses and develop tools for quantifying the top, emerging, and other material risks of the firm. Will evaluate tooling, workflows, and alternative techniques for quantifying these risks and will execute technology and quantification analysis in effective and efficient manner. Will work with colleagues on assessments and ranking of these tools, workflows and risks.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for contributing to a fundamental upgrading of the Risk ID technology platform, as well as the oversight of the final platform. This work will be aligned with the transformation effort being undertaken across the firm.
  • Drive change by partnering with business leadership and understanding the value proposition in the context of the business stakeholders.
  • Develop effective and innovative solutions to meet the needs of stakeholders with best practices technology and workflow solutions.
  • Lead projects across their lifecycle: identify and structure the problem, analyze root causes, develop solutions, communicate project results, and obtain buy-in for change.
  • Identify opportunities to add value beyond the scope of formal projects.
  • Contribute to continuous team improvement and management, e.g., provide leadership in recruiting, coach junior staff, etc.
  • Develop and document internal Risk ID Tools to improve workflows, assess risks, and facilitate analyses.
  • Interact with firmwide reporting structures as needed to report on project status, raise/close issues, request review, provide assessments, follow up on outstanding items, and respond to unforeseen administrative requests as needed.
  • Perform Data Science assessment and analyses as needed to meet business needs.
  • Review, document, and maintain Data Architecture components of the Risk ID target state.
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s/University degree is required. Prefer Masters/Ph.D. degree.
  • 6-10 years of experience in financial services.
  • A good understanding of UI/UX issues.
  • Experience developing large projects.
  • Sound working knowledge of financial modeling and can analyze financial statements.
  • Highly proficient in MS PowerPoint, Excel and one or more coding languages. Prefer proficiency in Python.
  • Experience in risk management or closely related areas and in uses of technology in risk management applications.
  • Good understanding of banking products and environment.
  • Experience with mainstream Data Science techniques, tools, and deliverables, including Python/Pandas/Numpy/Jupyter/Git/Matplotlib/Seaborn.
  • Prefer experience with Natural Language Processing/text analysis, UI/UX/API development, and Cloud Computing/development/deployment.
 
About our client
 
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.