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Risk Surveillance Data and Models Senior Manager


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.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team. 

We recognise that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.

About Macquarie

The best investment you can make is in yourself.

Whether you’re looking to take on a new project; progress within your division; explore an opportunity in a different team; or relocate globally – we let our people decide which direction they want to take.

At Macquarie we uncover the opportunities others may miss. Our culture promotes innovation, balanced with robust risk management, to realise opportunity for our clients, community, shareholders and our people.

Macquarie is a diversified global financial group providing clients with asset management, banking, advisory and risk and capital solutions across debt, equity and commodities. Headquartered in Sydney and with offices in 31 markets, it is the breadth of our operations, combined with a strong capital position and risk management framework, that has contributed to our 51-year record of unbroken profitability.

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Job no: RMG-949866
Work type: Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-senior, Mid-level, Data & Analytics, Risk Management, Trading
Group: Risk Management Group
Division: RMG Enterprise Support
Recruiter: Wynnie Tran
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