Researcher / analyst
Corporate Services - Corporate Services
Regular - Experienced Hire
Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com. Moody’s Analytics provides financial intelligence and analytical tools supporting our clients’ growth, efficiency and risk management objectives. The combination of our unparalleled expertise in risk, expansive information resources, and innovative application of technology, helps today’s business leaders confidently navigate an evolving marketplace.
Duties: Conduct theoretical and empirical research to measure credit risk, portfolio valuation, and balance sheet management that will be implemented in our prototypes and software solutions. Coordinate and participate in analysis and statistical modeling of research data. Build and validate models for use with risk measurement calculations. Advise clients in implementation of relevant solutions using knowledge of internal credit risk model framework. Provide support to sales teams and work closely with product management, software development and other internal teams. Develop and deliver high-quality presentations to clients and internal stakeholders.
Requirements: Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Financial Engineering, Mathematical Finance, or a closely related quantitative field plus 4 years of experience in credit risk management. Will accept pre- or post- Master’s degree experience. Must have experience or academic training with the following: mathematical finance, probability theory, stochastic calculus, statistics, macroeconomics, and time series analysis; working with programming tools including R, Python, and VBA; and applying knowledge of financial databases such as Bloomberg and FactSet. Moody’s is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender, age, religion, national origin, citizen status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Moody’s also provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable laws. If you need to inquire about a reasonable accommodation, or need assistance with completing the application process, please email email@example.com.. This contact information is for accommodation requests only, and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications. For San Francisco positions, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. For New York City positions, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of the New York City Fair Chance Act. For all other applicants, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of applicable law. Click here to view our full EEO policy statement. Click here for more information on your EEO rights under the law. Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody’s Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.