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Manager, Counterparty Credit Risk Measurement – XVA


This is a Contract position in Toronto, ON posted January 23, 2023.

Press Tab to Move to Skip to Content Link Requisition ID: 166771 Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.

Excited aboutcreating a safer financial worldby using your data, analytics, and modelling skills?

–Join us As the Market Risk Measurement (MRM) team, we are an established leader in risk methodologies with many awards and several firsts in the Canadian banking sector: We prepare Scotiabank for the adoption of new regulatory and industry-wide initiatives and played a key role in Scotiabank becoming the first bank in Canada to receive regulatory approval for using Internal Model Methods (IMM) for Counterparty Credit Risk.

We currently lead the Bank’s project to implement the Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB).

As part of this, we have provided major contributions to discussion with regulators on changes that increase the financial stability of banking systems world-wide.

MRM is actively involved in the Bank’s Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) initiatives representing the diverse gender, cultural and ethnic backgrounds of our team.

The more diverse we are, the more balanced our approach and models will be The team is a key contributor to Women-in-Leadership activities – we take part in enterprise-wide D&I discussions, events, and Employee Resource Groups to enhance the representation and recognition of minority groups in the bank.

We are looking for people and talent that will help us drive these large-scale initiatives forward and work alongside our diverse team of quants, data scientists and developers and collaborate with our many stakeholders across Scotiabank.

Is this role right for you?

Do you love to apply your data, analytic, and modelling skills to solve relevant problems?

Do you want to be part of the exciting endeavour of building out the next generation market risk framework to make a safer financial world?

This role is ideal for a person with quantitative modeling background who is keen to help in bank-wide projects that require a high degree of communication and stake-holder management.

This is also good starter role for someone with a strong quantitative background with proven interest in Finance, Economics, Derivatives, or Risk Management via reading and self-education.

As a member of the Counterparty Credit Risk Measurement team, you will work with the Bank’s Counterparty Credit Risk (CCR) systems, which includes measurement of Potential Future Exposure (PFE), IMM capital and xVA pricing.

The team is at the forefront of new bank-wide initiatives related to CCR system
– and model enhancements with exposure to many stakeholders from business and risk functions, including Machine Learning initiatives.

You will drive the implementation of system changes, collaborate with front-office and credit-risk officers, support existing models.

You will be a central part of the Counterparty Credit Risk cycle in the bank.

You may also engage with regulators and Canadian Bankers Association (CBA) to ensure model development and CCR management are aligned with most recent industry developments, regulatory changes, and best-practices.

In this role, you will: Take a hands-on role in the development and maintenance in one of the key XVA engines in the bank.

Interact with the business and the XVA desk on a daily basis, as well as all other XVA stakeholders in the organization.

Help in a number of Machine Learning based initiatives we have to improve the CCR engine in the bank, that measure XVA, as well as PFE and IMM capital.

Development and implementation of processes is typically completed in Python with close collaboration with stakeholders in IT to productionalize models.

Communicate with model users, IT, trading desks, risk teams, and business lines to enhance models and ensure correct use of models.

Become an active member of the team including our D&I initiatives and communities.

Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed in this role?

– We’d love to work with you if you have: Solid quantitative background and problem-solving skills with a keen interest in Finance, Economics, Derivatives, Risk management and Regulations.

Advanced degree in a mathematics, economics, or scientific discipline (e.g., Mathematics, Finance, Statistics, Physics, Engineering, Biology, Economics, etc.).

Master’s degrees or PhDs are a bonus.

Experience in Python programing or other programing will be important to support day-day activity.

Effective communication and specifically the ability to summarize complex ideas in simple terms; you enjoy working in collaborations.

Experience in managing and pushing forward projects.

What’s in it for you?

The opportunity to join a forward-thinking company surrounded by a collaborative team of innovative thinkers.

A rewarding career path with diverse opportunities for professional development.

Internal development to support your growth and enhance your skills.

A competitive compensation and benefits package.

An organization committed to making a difference in our communities– for you and our customers.

We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success This position is located Downtown, Toronto.

Location(s): Canada : Ontario : Toronto Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas.

Guided by our purpose: “for every future”, we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone.

If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know.

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Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role.

We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.