Purpose of Job
Provides risk management support for a line of business or staff
agency in key risk identification, measurement and aggregation, and
the understanding and management of risk through appropriate
quantitative and analytical practices and processes. Conducts and
develops quantitative and analytic models, assessments and/or
applications in support of risk management efforts that assess the
market and identify risks and gaps in existing or proposed
processes. Applies diverse methodologies and deep experience in
quantitative analytics to identify and solve complex and/or
undefined risk problems. Monitors the risk and control environment
to ensure that exposures are kept at acceptable levels and may
consult on risk mitigation plans. Works with leadership to
remediate gaps and improvements identified between existing
practices and regulatory requirements.
About USAA USAA knows what it means to serve. We facilitate the
financial security of millions of U.S. military members and their
families. This singular mission requires a dedication to innovative
thinking at every level.
In each of the past five years, we've been a top-40 Fortune 100
Best Companies to Work For, and we've ranked among Victory Media's
Top 10 Military Friendly Employers 13 years straight. We embrace a
robust veteran workforce and encourage veterans and veteran spouses
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USAA RISK Management
USAA is a growing financial services company and the Risk
Management function at USAA is an important part of this growth. It
is an exciting time at USAA and in our Risk Management
organization. We are a diversified team of Risk professionals,
working across all lines of business across USAA operations
(banking, insurance, investments) seeing the incredible growth
first-hand. Working at USAA in Risk Management affords you the
ability to be a part of USAAs noble mission on a daily basis. We
stand behind our 11 million members who rely on us every day.
* Utilizes advanced analytics to assess future risk,
opportunities, and effectiveness and translates results into
meaningful solutions to enhance decision making. * Applies advanced
knowledge and industry best practices to quantify risk and
aggregate exposures. * Engages in model validation and produces
model validation reports. * Applies innovative and
scientific/quantitative analytical approaches to draw conclusions
and make recommendations to answer business objectives and drive
change. * Translates recommendations into communication materials
to effectively present to colleagues for peer review and
management. * Applies advanced knowledge to produce advanced
analytical material for discussions with cross functional teams to
understand complex business objectives and influence solution
strategies. * Provides mentorship to other team members in the peer
* Bachelor's degree in Economics, Finance, Statistics,
Mathematics, Actuarial Sciences, or other quantitative discipline.
4 additional years of related experience beyond the minimum
required may be substituted in lieu of a degree. * 6 years related
quantitative analysis experience in a discipline relevant to risk
management to include statistical analysis, modeling, mathematics
or other quantitative discipline.
OR advanced degree/designation in Economics, Finance,
Statistics, Mathematics, Actuarial Sciences, or other quantitative
discipline and 4 years work experience in a quantitative discipline
relevant to risk management. OR PhD in Economics, Finance,
Statistics, Mathematics, or other quantitative discipline and up to
2 years work experience in a quantitative discipline relevant to
*Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job
When you apply for this position, you will be required to answer
some initial questions. This will take approximately 5 minutes.
Once you begin the questions you will not be able to finish them at
a later time and you will not able to change your responses.
* Proven ability to be a self-starter, independent and critical
thinker, and problem solver * Experience communicating to senior
leadership with the ability to influence * Demonstrated strong
interpersonal skills * Experience working as part of a team *
Strong technical programming experience in SQL, Python, SAS or
similar * Prior experience in a 1st or 2nd line Credit role in a
large financial institution
The above description reflects the details considered necessary
to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be
construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements
that may be performed in the job.
At USAA our employees enjoy one of the best benefits package in
the business, including a flexible business casual or casual dress
environment, comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, along
with wellness and wealth building programs. Additionally, our
career path planning and continuing education will assist you with
your professional goals.
Relocation assistance is available for this position.
For Internal Candidates: Must complete 12 months in current
position (from date of hire or date of placement), or must have
managers approval prior to posting.
Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is
5/21/20 by 11:59 pm CST time .