Quantitative Analyst Sr (4227) in Dallas, TX at Mr. Cooper

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Dallas, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/23/2018

Job Description



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Responsible for designing, building and implementing predictive models to optimize key business decisions and processes for the purpose of driving value for the firm.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

The services to be performed by the analyst shall include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Development and management of predictive models, segmentation models and portfolio analytics
  • Monitor the effectiveness of models in use and continually update model parameters with actual results and changing trends
  • Create, enhance and maintain models and model parameters for various models, such as:
    • Probability based outcome modeling and NPV optimization
    • Portfolio recapture analysis
    • Forecasting prepayment speeds, delinquencies and defaults
    • Real estate market valuation
    • Risk scoring and portfolio segmentation
    • Marketing response models
    • Other models as requested by the business
  • Develop and explain correlations between macroeconomic variables and their impact on portfolio performance, prepayment speeds, delinquency rates and defaults
  • Ensure that best practices are followed in terms of model development, validation, documentation of model methodology and effective implementation for usage
  • Provide analysis and reporting on an adhoc basis to assist in making strategic and/or significant operational decisions

FUNCTIONAL JOB COMPETENCIES

  • Customer Focus:  Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets first-hand customer information and uses it for improvements in products and services; acts with customers in mind; establishes and maintains effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and respect.
  • Interpersonal Savvy: Relates well to all kinds of people, up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can diffuse even high-tension situations comfortably.
  • Integrity And Trust:  Is widely trusted; is seen as a direct, truthful individual; can present the unvarnished truth in an appropriate and helpful manner; keeps confidences; admits mistakes; doesn’t misrepresent him/herself for personal gain.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Masters degree in a quantitative discipline required (e.g. statistics, mathematics, economics), or equivalent work experience. 
  • Must be experienced with predictive modeling, multivariate regression, logistic regression, hazard models, transition models and sample size analysis.
  • Strong quantitative skills with a proven ability to translate analysis into meaningful insights, and help drive execution strategy.
  • Must be proficient in SAS, SQL and MS Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to create, compose and edit written materials and presentations.


Job Requisition ID:

4227

Job Category:

Analytics & Reporting

Primary Location City:

Dallas

Primary Location Region:

Texas

Primary Location Postal Code:

75019

Primary Location Country:

United States of America

Posting Organization:

Mr. Cooper

Line of Business:

Corporate

Additional Posting Location(s):

Alternate Requisition:

No