Head of Product – Credit Portfolio and Analytics

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Oct 17, 2017 - Requisition No. 62797

The Bloomberg Risk, Collateral and Pricing team has created enterprise solutions built on our robust data and pricing infrastructure to satisfy a wide range of regulatory and business concerns for our financial services and corporate clients.
These solutions include:

  • Market risk oversight and capital calculations
  • Counterparty credit risk
  • Margining and Collateral management
  • Intraday risk management
  • Portfolio lifecycle
  • OTC pricing/valuation
  • Bloomberg is adding a credit portfolio risk system to this suite.

Working closely with the Business and with Research and Development, the Head of Product will drive the development of a Credit Risk scoring and portfolio management system suitable for long term hold credit portfolios including bank loan and treasury portfolios and insurance company general accounts.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Work with prospective clients and the business team to design specifications for key features of the product and prioritize their implementation
  • Work out and lead the development and release schedule-Proactively identify and resolve any issues that may impair the team's ability to meet delivery, strategic, or financial goals
  • Support all teams that work on the product, including: programmers, quants, QA, sales, client services, client integration, and marketing
  • Drive awareness of the product across Bloomberg’s organization
  • Meet with clients and prospects frequently to help market the system and to collect feedback

You’ll need to have:

  • Excellent understanding of the credit risk market, including regulatory requirements, accounting rules, client organization and workflow, modeling and analytics, technical infrastructure, and data
  • Proven experience in leading product development from a business level while working effectively with programmers to build and deliver an elite product to customers or experience running a credit portfolio at a large institution utilizing credit models and systems
  • Strong knowledge of credit evaluation techniques including Merton models and credit scoring models (experience developing these models is a plus)
  • High energy, creativity, flexibility, and ownership: the ability to make things happen and go commit to deliver and sell the product
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills across clients, salespeople, and programmers, extending from high-level vision to granular detail
  • Ability to handle and prioritize complex projects across multiple teams and reporting lines
  • Strong teamwork and leadership, including proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority (management experience is a plus)

We’d love to see:

  • Knowledge of counterparty and market risk management techniques

If this sounds like you:

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look at this: http://www.bloomberg.com/professional
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