Financial Engineer - Content Solutions - New York - 17300BR

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
Moody’s Analytics provides financial intelligence and analytical tools supporting our clients’ growth, efficiency and risk management objectives. The combination of our unparalleled expertise in risk, expansive information resources, and innovative application of technology, helps today’s business leaders confidently navigate an evolving marketplace.

Department

Content Solutions - Financial Engineering

Job Description

As part of the Financial Engineering team you will have the opportunity to design and integrate new features to support our Structured Finance products including but not limited to our Web Portal, data feeds and API’s. Additionally, you will be able to offer strategic guidance to our customers to meet their technology, modeling and data needs.
  • Work with the team to develop detailed customer installation and/or system integration plans for a wide variety of financial institutions using our analytic software and data solutions
  • Brainstorm, design, and develop an enterprise software product
  • Create technical design documents and present the details to a larger audience
  • Work collaboratively with a core global team of architects, developers, and business analysts
  • Participate in architecture and design reviews for projects that require complex technical solutions
  • Perform gap analysis and provide strategic business solutions
  • Build ad hoc cashflow models and a perform performance data updates for Structure Finance transactions using proprietary software platform
  • Analyze complex financial fixed-income instruments
  • Assist with special projects
  • Occasional travel is required

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Economics, Operations Research or related field. Master’s degree is preferred
  • 1-2 years working experience with CMBS/CRE
  • 2-3 years working experience, preferably in Structured Finance industry
  • Prior working experience of Intex and/Or Trepp product suites
  • Ability to learn quickly and work independently
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • High attention to detail with excellent organizational and analytical skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects at once
  • Working knowledge of financial concepts and securitization.
  • Working knowledge of SQL, VBA or other scripting or coding languages required.
  • Experience with object oriented/functional programming languages like Java, C++, Python, etc.
  • Preferred knowledge of Relational and NoSQL databases
  • Preferred knowledge of distributed frameworks such as Apache Hadoop, Storm/Spark/Kafka
  • Knowledge of AWS cloud services such as EC2, EMR, RDS, S3 is a plus
  • Solid quantitative skills and analytical problem-solving ability
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