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Zions Bancorporation Intern - Risk Analyst, Model Risk Management in Salt Lake City, Utah

Intern - Risk Analyst, Model Risk Management

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2021 Paid Summer Internship - ModelRisk Management:

Did youknow that Zions Bancorporation is one of the nation’s premier financialservices companies with total assets exceeding $70 billion? With localmanagement teams at the helm in 11 western states, Zions is dedicated to makinga difference in their local communities. At Zions, we haven’t forgotten whokeeps us in business, meaning we’re committed to the success of our customers,and our employees. Here, the possibilities are endless – come for a job, stayfor a career.

ZionsBancorporation has an excellent opportunity available for a Risk Analyst inour Corporate Risk Department. The intern will be assigned as a junior resourceon one or more (depending on timing) formal model validation projects. Modelscould relate to credit risk, accounting valuations, interest rate risk, andother areas— the intern will be asked for input

Under thedirection of a lead validator, the intern will thoroughly familiarizethemselves with the detailed mechanics of one of the Bank’s quantitativemodels. They will participate in drafting a validation plan containing specificanalytical steps that will be taken to “challenge” the model (e.g., creating orreplicating back-testing and sensitivity analysis, running statisticaldiagnostic tests on the model, reviewing the model’s orthodoxy within thebanking industry, exploring alternate model forms). They will assist inexecuting all steps of that validation plan, including direct interaction withmodel owners. They will propose issues which should be followed up on, and willauthor a report summarizing their completed work.

Please create a cover letter listingyour degree and describing your skills and experience using statisticalmodeling software tools such as SAS or other programs.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelorsor Master’s Degree in Statistics, Finance, Management Information Systems,Computer Science, Engineering or other related field

  • Basic understanding of datascience programming languages, such as SAS, R and Python

  • Familiarity withdatabases and structured query language (SQL) a plus

  • Must be organized andself-motivated

Primary Location Utah-Salt Lake City-UT - Zions Bancorporation - HDQTRS

The Power Finance Analyst will be responsible to:

2021 Paid Summer Internship - ModelRisk Management:

Did youknow that Zions Bancorporation is one of the nation’s premier financialservices companies with total assets exceeding $70 billion? With localmanagement teams at the helm in 11 western states, Zions is dedicated to makinga difference in their local communities. At Zions, we haven’t forgotten whokeeps us in business, meaning we’re committed to the success of our customers,and our employees. Here, the possibilities are endless – come for a job, stayfor a career.

ZionsBancorporation has an excellent opportunity available for a Risk Analyst inour Corporate Risk Department. The intern will be assigned as a junior resourceon one or more (depending on timing) formal model validation projects. Modelscould relate to credit risk, accounting valuations, interest rate risk, andother areas— the intern will be asked for input

Under thedirection of a lead validator, the intern will thoroughly familiarizethemselves with the detailed mechanics of one of the Bank’s quantitativemodels. They will participate in drafting a validation plan containing specificanalytical steps that will be taken to “challenge” the model (e.g., creating orreplicating back-testing and sensitivity analysis, running statisticaldiagnostic tests on the model, reviewing the model’s orthodoxy within thebanking industry, exploring alternate model forms). They will assist inexecuting all steps of that validation plan, including direct interaction withmodel owners. They will propose issues which should be followed up on, and willauthor a report summarizing their completed work.

Please create a cover letter listingyour degree and describing your skills and experience using statisticalmodeling software tools such as SAS or other programs.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelorsor Master’s Degree in Statistics, Finance, Management Information Systems,Computer Science, Engineering or other related field

  • Basic understanding of datascience programming languages, such as SAS, R and Python

  • Familiarity withdatabases and structured query language (SQL) a plus

  • Must be organized andself-motivated

Work Locations Utah-Salt Lake City-UT - Zions Bancorporation - HDQTRS

CBT Business Operations

Req ID: 050883

Equal Opportunity Employer It is the policy of this corporation to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, age (40 and over), sex, pregnancy, gender, disability, national origin, ethnic background, citizenship, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. This policy is established and administered in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws. If you are an individual with disabilities who needs accommodation, or you are having difficulty using our website to apply for employment, please contact us at (801) 844-7628, Mon.-Fri. between 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. MST. Click here to view applicable Federal, State and/or local employment law posters.

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