Quantitative Risk Analyst

  • Location:

    Dublin City Centre

  • Contact email:

  • Sector:

    Banking & Finance

  • Contact phone:


  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Job ref:


  • Salary:


  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Contact email:

Job description

Quantitative Risk Analyst
Permanent Role
Negotiable DOE
Dublin City Centre

At Sigmar we are currently working with our client based in Dublin City Centre that has a vacancy for a Quantitative Risk Analyst. You will be a part of advanced team that values innovation and creativity and this role presents a great opportunity for any analyst who has the capability to approach a business problem in an innovative way, identify and build a great solution.


• Predictive modelling to estimate the likelihood of borrowers meeting their repayment obligations
• Using data analytics and pattern recognition techniques to identify potentially fraudulent applications
• Implementing optimisation algorithms to determine risk appetite and pricing for our portfolios
• Working closely with colleagues across the Business, the Chief Data Office, Credit Risk and IT to build, implement and monitor automated strategies


• A bachelor’s degree in a quantitative analytical discipline (2.1 or higher), e.g. mathematics, applied mathematics, physics, statistics, engineering, econometrics
• 2+ years’ experience working in financial predictive scorecard modelling - equivalent experience in an alternate modelling type would be considered e.g. predictive modelling, fraud analytics or decision optimisation algorithms
• Experience of SAS or other analytics languages (e.g. R, Python, Matlab)
• Familiarity in extracting, transforming, and cleaning data for modelling purposes
• Knowledge of banking and in particular risk adjusted return methodologies would be advantageous

If you have the relevant experience and feel this role is for you, please apply now
T: +353 1 9619721

Following your application for this specific role, Sigmar may contact you regarding other positions that we feel you may be suitable for. If you do not wish to be contacted about other opportunities please let us know. For further information please refer to the Privacy Statement on our website.