Barclays

Credit Risk Business Analyst

před 60 dny

  • Praha
  • Full-time

Barclays

Credit Risk Business Analyst

  • Praha
  • Full-time

What you are supposed to do

About Barclays 

Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. With over 325 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 40 countries and employs approximately 130,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. Please visit our website here for more information. 

About Risk and Analytics Department 

The ‘Risk and Analytics’ IT department is part of Investment Bank Technology organization and is responsible for delivering the risk management systems that has enabled Barclays Investment Bank (IB) to become a top tier franchise.

While proud to be a best-in-class technology organization, as evidenced by our many industry awards, meeting the priorities over the next 5-10 years requires a shift in approach and engineering our technology platforms. Staying the same, while the world changes around us, is not an option. The business is looking to us to drive new solutions and sustainable outcomes.The role is for the Credit Risk Technology group which sits within the wider Risk & Analytics (R&A) Technology Department. The function is responsible for the technology infrastructure around the calculation and monitoring of exposures and the regulatory capital measures, ensuring comprehensive and effective control and independent challenge to support the Firm in its commercial objectives.Located in multiple global locations, we operate in a dynamic and fast-paced environment requiring strong technology, finance, quantitative, and communication skills. Work is typically to tight timescales in an environment where delivery of IT solutions to revenue-earning areas of the business is critical. Role Purpose Act as a Business/Data Analyst in the Credit Risk Technology team. Support the Risk Engine calculations, including pre-deal checking workflow, back testing and impact analysis.The Credit Risk Engine uses advanced Monte Carlo techniques to calculate Potential Future Exposure, Expected Exposure and EEPE at a portfolio level for all trading activity across derivatives and security financing, incorporating the benefit of netting and collateral.The role will involve analysing changes in output measures, attributing that change to a specific functional point and obtaining consensus with business users the appropriateness of that change.Key Accountabilities Understand impact of proposed changes on business areas and processes. Assisting in the preparation and execution of User Testing including Impact Analysis. Identify/anticipate obstacles and analyse and propose resolutions. Act as the bridge between the business, IT and other businesses. Provide go-live and post implementation support. Develop and deliver user procedures and training. Adopt and evolve the agile approach.Person Specification Bachelor’s degree in an Economics, Computer Science, Mathematics or Scientific discipline from a top university. Strong analytical skills, Methodical approach with good attention to detail. Excellent organisational skills. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Strong team player; someone who will make a contribution to areas outside their remit and appreciates the bigger picture. Ability to assimilate information quickly and make informed decisions. Ability to use own initiative to resolve issues/ investigate and find solutions. Ability to use Excel for data analysis spotting patterns and exceptions in large data sets. Experience of using SQL for data extraction. Risk, pricing and derivatives knowledge. Credit risk business domain knowledge.

Credit Risk Business Analyst

Your skills

Person Specification

 Bachelor’s degree in an Economics, Computer Science, Mathematics or Scientific discipline from a top university. Strong analytical skills, Methodical approach with good attention to detail. Excellent organisational skills. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Strong team player; someone who will make a contribution to areas outside their remit and appreciates the bigger picture. Ability to assimilate information quickly and make informed decisions. Ability to use own initiative to resolve issues/ investigate and find solutions. Ability to use Excel for data analysis spotting patterns and exceptions in large data sets. Experience of using SQL for data extraction. Risk, pricing and derivatives knowledge. Credit risk business domain knowledge.

What you can gain

Benefits

Our customers deserve the best. The same goes for our employees. That's why at Barclays you'll receive a range of benefits that include a competitive salary and all the tools, technology and support you need to succeed.Our CultureEverything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.Barclays is an equal opportunity employer and is opposed to discrimination on any grounds. For more detailed information, please visit our dedicated Diversity and Inclusion site