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Job Description

Why American Express?

There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference.

American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.

We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.

Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.

The powerful backing of American Express.
Don’t make a difference without it.
Don’t live life without it.

 

Positions in Risk Management lead the development of credit, operational, enterprise, and fraud policies designed to profitably grow the portfolio, while ensuring excellent customer experience. These policies utilize mathematical models and other techniques to understand and predict customer behavior. At the analyst level, the employee is beginning to develop expertise in the field. Receives general instruction on moderately complex problems and issues.

This position will support consumer banking products and is based in the Salt Lake City area.  Specific tasks include analyzing data to gain insights into the fraud risk management process and working with the operations team to understand and influence day-to-day fraud monitoring activity.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications

Required:

  • Working knowledge of data querying language (e.g. Python, R, SQL, SAS)
  • Experience performing analysis on large datasets

Desired:

  • College degree in a quantitative field (e.g. math, statistics)
  • 1+ years in retail/consumer banking
  • 1+ years in financial risk management

Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions. 
 


ReqID: 20006574
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Jan 4, 2021, 3:17:05 PM