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Quantitative Analytics Lead Associate in Cleveland, OH at KeyBank

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    127 Public Square
    Cleveland, OH
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Job Description

About the Job

We are looking for a passionate enterprising candidate to work on the most challenging and exciting analytical problems at KeyBank. This person will be part of a new team which will act as an innovation hub creating analytical solutions using cutting edge techniques, such as machine learning, artificial intelligence and advanced statistical modeling techniques.

This individual He / She will partner with various businesses across the bank while leveraging industry leading tools, advanced models and big datasets including non-structured data.

Essential Job Functions

This individual would need a firm grasp of emerging trends and concepts in the field of data science and able to communicate the same effectively these in an effective manner to executives and line of business leaders. Responsibilities include:
  • Develop marketing, risk, operations models to understand customer behavior and inform strategy leveraging advanced analytical techniques such as machine learning.
  • Participate in all stages of model development from model methodology and framework design, data preparation, segmentation, model development, model testing and calibration.
  • Ability to turn data into insights that drive value creating strategic decisions
  • Communicate findings and recommendations clearly and concisely for all levels of management. Use data sources and skills to research.
  • Interact with business units within Key to better understand their portfolio, risk exposures and modeling needs.
  • Work on various ad hoc quantitative, modeling, and programming assignments.

Required Qualifications

  • Three to five years’ experience in analytics and exposure to various areas of finance
  • Ph.D. or Master’s degree in economics, finance, mathematics, statistics, AI, machine learning, analytics or other quantitative field.
  • Impeccable integrity, sound judgment, and strategic vision
  • Excellent analytical ability and communications skills – internally and externally
  • Critical thinkers with business intuition, intellectual curiosity, and ability to execute
  • Hands-on approach, with proven execution/process skills. Organized and focused on delivering results

Skills Required

  • Working knowledge of Python/R/SAS or other advanced statistical/econometric analysis software
  • Relational databases and SQL programming
  • Ability to use advanced statistical and mathematical software to perform statistical estimation on financial data
  • Ability to analyze complex financial instruments, create spreadsheets and write code to facilitate the analysis
  • Strong organization skills are required to perform multiple tasks simultaneously to meet strict deadlines
  • The ability to explain complex information in simple and concise format


KeyCorp is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

JobID: 43947BR

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