Risk, Credit Risk, VP / Senior Associate - Product Analysis & Control Team

Location(s) PL-Warsaw
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
Vice President
Risk Management
Business Unit
Credit Risk
Employment Type



The Risk division is responsible for credit, market and operational risk, model risk, independent liquidity risk, and insurance throughout the firm.


Product Analysis and Control Team offers a range of different responsibilities focusing on product risk management & data analytics, the interaction with numerous departments and projects providing a challenging, varied and multi-dimensional work environment.


Members of the Product Analysis and Control Team within Credit Risk focus on the product-related aspects of credit risk, and are responsible for the integrity of the controls and processes that are used to monitor the credit risk that we take across the firm’s traded products. PACT members will gain expertise and understanding of the counterparty risk that is generated by the various derivatives and other products that the firm trades with its counterparties. PACT members will also gain familiarity and expertise with the firm’s systems and infrastructure, including good working knowledge of the methods used to model and monitor credit risk across various products.


How you will fulfil your potential

  • Leading a team and executing on projects to manage big data and design and automate existing infrastructure
  • Managing product risk, including credit limit and settlement risk monitoring, limit exception management, stress testing, risk exposure analysis and post-trade risk management processes
  • Reporting to senior management and third party constituents on risk management topics and inquiries
  • Providing quantitative and qualitative credit risk analysis, including the use of risk modeling tools to help estimate the credit risk of the firm’s transactions
  • Overseeing the activities covering a group of products / markets, and provides technical and decision-making judgment and guidance, organizational infrastructure
  • Developing and managing relationships with other areas of the firm, including Trading, Operations, Collateral Management, Legal, Compliance, Technology
  • Supporting projects to improve the firm’s systems and infrastructure, leveraging and developing your knowledge of how the firm models and monitors credit risk across various traded products
  • Developing a good high level working knowledge of methods used to model and monitor credit risk across various products, and be able to guide junior team members in problem-solving and analysis


Skills/experience we are looking for:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in an analytical financial role, preferably within credit risk management
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills and ability to understand mechanics of derivative products
  • Organized, process-oriented and attentive to detail, with ability to work on multiple projects under demanding timelines
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Broad knowledge of GS’ business
  • Strong interest and familiarity with finance, financial markets and economic developments
  • Demonstrated experience of providing training and guidance to more junior colleagues
  • Ability to work flexibly in teams
  • Strong Excel / VBA / SQL skills preferred



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