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Company: U.S. Bank
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Banking, Insurance, Financial Services


At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we're one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

Job Description


  • Build, document, support, implement and/or run advanced econometric models for macroeconomic forecasts

  • Research historical macroeconomic trends in expansionary and recessionary periods to determine cyclical trends, economic expectations, and reasonability of forecasts

  • Clearly explain economic scenario narratives, variances between forecasts and reasonability of assumptions

  • Create, enhance, and maintain processes and controls used to capture, document, and distribute scenarios in compliance with bank and regulatory policies

  • Manage the development, documentation, and distribution of scenarios for CECL and DFAST stress tests including reporting and presentation data

  • Provide strategic direction and guidance to senior management and operating committees on economic forecasts under various conditions and uses

  • Ensure models are validated in compliance with internal policies and procedures

  • Address independent review issues in compliance with Company policies and procedures

  • Build and maintain relationships with industry peers and regulators on evolving and best practices

Basic Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree in a quantitative field, and four to six years of experience in statistical modeling OR
- Master's degree in a quantitative field, and less than four years of experience in statistical modeling

Preferred Skills/Experience

  • Two to five years of experience in economics, forecasting, financial reporting and analysis, risk management or related field

  • Experience with database, statistical or programming language(s) (SAS, Python, R, SQL, MatLab)

  • Experience with complex functions and Excel macros and/or VBA

  • Proficient in MS Office Products (PowerPoint, Excel, Word)

  • Experience with large and complex data sets

  • Strong statistical modeling background based on technical training or advanced education in a quantitative field

  • Thorough knowledge of various regression techniques, parametric and non-parametric algorithms, times series techniques, and other statistical models, various model validation tests/methodologies, using SAS or similar statistical package

  • Strong data compilation and qualitative analysis skills

  • Thorough knowledge of quantitative and qualitative risk factors, industry risks, competition risks, and risk management approaches

  • Experience working with independent review functions (e.g. audit, model risk management)

  • Experience working with economic and financial market indicators

  • Excellent project management, organizational, and analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with an emphasis on informing others, asking intelligent questions and challenging the status quo

  • Ability to work well in a high-paced team-oriented environment

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and shifting priorities to meet deadlines

  • Ability to build strong relationships with a wide range of individuals from risk, finance, technology, and internal oversight groups

Take care of yourself and your family with U.S. Bank employee benefits.  We know that healthy employees are happy employees, and we believe that work/life balance should be easy to achieve.  That's why we share the cost of benefits and offer a variety of programs, resources and support you need to bring your full self to work and stay present and committed to the people who matter most - your family.

Learn all about U.S. Bank employee benefits, including tuition reimbursement, retirement plans and more, by visiting usbank.com/careers.

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U.S. Bank participates in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security E-Verify program in all facilities located in the United States and certain U.S. territories. The E-Verify program is an Internet-based employment eligibility verification system operated by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Learn more about the E-Verify program.

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