Join an expanding Data and Models team working across our Global Surveillance Program. As part of this initiative, we are looking for an experienced data science professional who can develop, enhance and optimize surveillance models and analytics across the firm’s business groups.
As a Senior Manager in our Sydney office, you will work with the Data and Models team and other colleagues to develop a comprehensive Global Surveillance Program across the firm. This includes coupling communications, trades and other data points with data science tools and techniques to identify patterns and behaviours while liaising with the business, Compliance, Human Resources, and Legal to resolve potential regulatory and reputational risks.
This is an exciting opportunity to use your knowledge of machine learning and behavioural analytics, along with an investigative mindset, to incorporate the latest developments in surveillance regulation, technology and industry best practice into our various surveillance projects and initiatives. Attention to detail, proficiency in data science techniques and environments, strong written and oral communication skills, and the ability to meet deadlines while maintaining a high degree of accuracy and quality, are essential to be successful in this role.
This role requires a bachelor’s degree, and relevant experience in data science, mathematics and/or programming. You should be familiar with trading in financial markets and investment funds, their operation and the potential for mishandling or manipulation. A solid grasp of software/model development life cycle and deployment is also preferred.
If you are ready to explore this exciting new opportunity further, apply today.
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About the Risk Management Group
Risk Management Group is an independent, centralised unit responsible for ensuring all risk across Macquarie are appropriately assessed and managed. Its divisions include Credit; Prudential, Capital and Markets; Market Risk; Operational Risk; Compliance; Quantitative Applications; and Internal Audit.
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