Risk Analyst


Position: Location: Salary: Ref: Type:
Risk Analyst Dublin Negotiable 180 Permanent

Risk Analyst - Python

Outstanding learning and development opportunity for a financial markets enthusiast who wants to hone their development and modelling skills in Python while being in a role where you make a difference. Joining a growing Fintech as a Risk Analyst you will report to the Chief Risk Officer learning from them and the wider risk team.

The role:

  • Research and develop new quant risk software for mutual and hedge fund management
  • Consult with investment managers on their risk profiles
  • Develop and maintain infrastructure across multiple tech-stacks
  • Drive the company’s future growth and scaling through your contribution
  • Design and implement models to optimize and streamline the risk process
  • Self-start innovation and improvements

Experience required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Finance, or a similar field (or relevant experience).
  • Basic knowledge of a programming language, such as Python, JavaScript, Java etc.
  • Desire to learn about finance and risk management in the fund industry
  • Self-starter and able to work without much guidance on projects
  • Excellent communication skills

Nice to have:

  • In the process of acquiring a professional certification such as CFA, FRM, etc.
  • Strong interest or experience in risk management, trading, etc.
  • Knowledge or interest in learning a front-end language such as React.js

What else you get:

  • Opportunity to work with and learn from a high achieving risk analytics team.
  • Exposure to a working environment where your input is valued, and your output is tangible.
  • Competitive salary, health insurance, educational support, and additional benefits.