Data Scientist / Validation Analyst Plano, TX
Data Scientist / Validation Analyst - Plano, TX
What You' ll Be Doing
- Data Scientist / Validation Analyst provides subject matter expertise on models’ strength and weakness and recommend practical solutions
The primary responsibility of this role is to support the model validation team to mitigate the model risks under the model governance for the entire TFS. The team is responsible to discover and diagnose modeling related risks including input data, assumption, concept, methodology, process and implementation. The team is also responsible to opine on the model strength and weakness and recommend practical solutions.
?Support the model validation team to mitigate the model risks
Discovers and diagnoses modeling related risks including input data, assumption, concept, methodology, process and implementation
Provides subject matter expertise on models’ strength and weakness and recommend practical solutions
Validates models assigned by model governance committee
Discusses validation results with model owners and governance team to gain consensus and create strategies to implement changes if needed
Utilizes express mode validation for new model development, facing legal and compliance related modeling issues, quick model fixes, etc.
Review model documents, and conduct test runs on model codes
Provide different view on methodology and calculations, and provide feedback to model developers
Work on model validation reports with hiring manager and provide ad hoc support to him
Why You' ll Be Awesome for This Job
- ? Advanced Degree. Specify: Master’ s Degree in Statistics, Econometrics, Finance, Operations Research, or equivalent. PhD is preferred
- Modeling development or model validation experience
- Work experience in SAS and SQL
- Work experience in R or Python
Who Are We?
RPC Company is a Nationwide staffing firm, located in Dallas, TX, Fort Worth, TX and Springfield, MO. RPC was founded in 2002 as a firm that combines a hands-on approach with industry expertise and national reach. We are a Veteran Owned Small Business; HUB Certified staffing company; a proud member of the Association of the United States Army & American Staffing Association; one of Dallas Business Journal’ s Top Hispanic Owned Companies; an INC. 5000 America’ s Fastest-Growing Private Company; a three time winner of Clearly Rate’ s Best of Staffing award; and one of Forbes’ America’ s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.