American Express Careers
Directors, Risk Management
American Express Company seeks Directors, Risk Management to drive credit line underwriting, as well as design, build, and enhance credit line strategies. Improve capabilities and processes to manage and monitor risk prudently across the customer lifecycle relating to proprietary and co-branded credit cards. Partner with product, marketing, operations, technologies, finance, and other functional teams to develop lending growth strategies that serve the company’s small business customers’ needs while minimizing credit losses.
Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Statistics, Quantitative Economics, Operations Research, Business Administration, or a related field, followed by 5 years of progressively responsible risk management and risk analysis experience. Experience must include a minimum of: 4 years of experience with credit risk data from credit bureaus and internal credit source, source systems, and data management processes; 4 years of experience with providing strategic guidance on risk information system implementation and enhancements, new data evaluation, and regulatory audit strategies; 4 years of experience with data analysis and transforming credit and risk capabilities using Big Data technologies, including Pig, Hive, and R; 3 years of experience with Base SAS, Cornerstone, SAS Enterprise Guide, SPSS, SQL, and Teradata; 2 years of experience with linear regression models, logistic regression models, and advanced machine learning models, including kNN, and GBM techniques; 2 years of experience with providing risk assumptions; and 1 year of experience with working with professional teams in multiple geographies.
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Mar 21, 2019, 11:00:00 PM