More than 30 years ago, E*TRADE pioneered the online brokerage industry by executing the first-ever electronic individual investor trade. While the landscape of our industry has changed dramatically, our culture of innovation and drive to make online trading accessible to everyone continues to drive us forward. We believe in challenging the status quo, fostering an environment of curiosity and learning, and, above all, putting our customers first.
Interest Rate Risk (IRR) Management group within E*TRADE is a high profile and high visible group that measures and manages the interest rate risk of all assets on the Company's balance sheet. The group is a strategic business partner of Capital Markets and Treasury groups in hedging our exposure to market risk using various hedging techniques and interest rate derivatives.
The group is looking for a dynamic, self-starter and result oriented individual to join the team. The position requires good understanding of market risk in MBS & non-residential securities, non-maturity deposits, interest rate derivatives as well as Asset/Liability and Management (ALM) principles. Individual must be able to understand the market dynamics and produce deliverables ready for Senior Management and Board of Directors.
This individual will report to Director, Interest Rate Risk Management.
Perform and assist in execution of daily and monthly processes and produce reports that are delivered to Senior Management
Develop market value sensitivity analysis on a wide variety of financial instruments using PolyPaths and other market tools
Generate reports with trends and variance analysis that explains the major drivers of risks and returns
Perform sensitivity analysis on prepayment model, deposit decay parameters, default model and other assumptions and explain impact of model changes on portfolio results
Work with Technology group in coming up with innovative solutions to enhance and improve existing process including data sourcing and automation of recurring tasks
Establish key relationships with the Trade Desk and Treasury to understand securities portfolio and balance sheet activities and assess the impact on overall market risk position of the Company
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field
At least 3+ years of professional work experience within the finance/accounting, investment management, risk management, and/or technology industries
Experience working with variety of technical and market tools such as PolyPaths, Bloomberg, ADCO, Intex, VBA, Excel and SQL Server Database SQLs
Advanced knowledge of fixed income instruments, including CMO and CMBS structure and detailed understanding of risk measurements - duration, convexity, vega, spread duration etc.
FRM and/or CFA charter holder (or in the process obtaining); MBA preferred
Understanding of prepayment and interest rate models, return attribution, Equity-at- Risk, Earnings-at-Risk, PCA and Value-at-Risk methods
Must be a self-starter with ability to work autonomously as well as in a team environment
Ability to operate in a deadline driven environment while multitasking and maintaining a strict attention to detail
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Detail-oriented and able to prioritize tasks efficiently and independently
Strong analytical skills while being resourceful when seeking new information
We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please visit https://www.etradecareers.com/why-work-at-etrade/employee-benefits/ to learn more about the opportunities.
E*TRADE Financial is an Equal Opportunity Employer who encourages diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.