This is a forecasted position.
The Senior Economist is responsible for assisting in the design, development, deployment and maintenance of data driven stress testing models. Additionally, the Senior plays a key role in the production of research and analysis to quantify the impact of economic, legal and industry factors that affect portfolio performance. This research support strategic planning, as well as the specific needs of Pricing, Investor Relations, Structured Finance, Dealer Services and Credit Risk Management. This position focuses on improving econometric stress testing models, incorporating scenario analysis into credit risk decisions and is the subject matter expert on market performance through an in depth knowledge of econometrics, diligent knowledge of economic and market data, and providing insightful interpretation through outside of the box analysis. To improve ad-hoc executive decisions, the Sr Economist applies advanced quantitative and analytical skills and processes through data analysis, model development and strategy testing. This position is responsible for summarizing, reporting and providing a polished presentation on findings to a variety of internal clients as well as interacting with other departments in the interest of achieving the overall company objectives.