Model/Anlys/Valid Officer, VP

Citi | Tampa, FL

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Posted Date 6/24/2024

We are looking for model risk manager and validator for validating Risk models, which includes Credit Risk, Liquidity Risk, Insurance and Pension, Structured Risk, Operational Risk models for assessing the adequacy of risk capital and estimated losses for regulatory or business requirements. 

Our rigorous validations include the technical assessment of adequacy of the modeling data and assumptions, conceptual soundness and mathematical formulation, and model performance, as well as the assessment of using the model for regulatory and business applications. Responsibilities of this position include performing validation tests, discussing findings with internal and external stakeholders, writing validation reports, and managing model risk.


•             Minimum of 3 years or equivalent in a quantitative role in risk management at a financial institution with experience in either model development or validation.

•             Graduate degree (preferable Ph.D.) in a highly quantitative field (e.g. Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Finance, Economics or Engineering, etc.).

•             Sound knowledge of Calculus, Numerical Analysis, Statistics, and Linear Algebra.

•             Good understanding of financial products, risk management, regulatory requirements (e.g. BASEL, CCAR, CECL, IFRS9, ICAAP, etc).

•             Statistical modeling and database experience or training in the area of risk management.

•             Good knowledge and understanding of a variety of model development and validation testing techniques covering risk models.

•             Strong communication and writing skills as the work involves frequent interaction with model developers, risk managers, other stakeholders as well as internal / external audit and regulators.

•             Ability to work independently as well as collaborate with colleagues.

•             Solid writing skills. Publications in peer-reviewed journals are considered as good evidence.

•             Programming skills:  SAS, SQL, R, Python, Matlab, C/C++, Java, Oracle.

•             Curiosity, diligence, and a healthy skepticism about received wisdom are all desirable.

•             Team work and commitment a must.


Job Family Group:

Risk Management


Job Family:

Risk Analytics, Modeling, and Validation


Time Type:

Full time


Primary Location:

Tampa Florida United States


Primary Location Full Time Salary Range:

$113,840.00 - $170,760.00

In addition to salary, Citi’s offerings may also include, for eligible employees, discretionary and formulaic incentive and retention awards. Citi offers competitive employee benefits, including: medical, dental & vision coverage; 401(k); life, accident, and disability insurance; and wellness programs. Citi also offers paid time off packages, including planned time off (vacation), unplanned time off (sick leave), and paid holidays. For additional information regarding Citi employee benefits, please visit Available offerings may vary by jurisdiction, job level, and date of hire.


Anticipated Posting Close Date:

Jul 01, 2024


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Salary113,840.00 - 170,760.00 Annual

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