A reputable Financial Services house based in Johannesburg is looking for a data inclined Quantitative Analyst (Junior - Senior) to join their Insurance division, as to support the data analytics for a developing business unit.
The key purpose of this role is to retrieve and manipulate data in order to build quantitative solutions and models within a framework, addressing business challenges through statistical modelling and data analysis.
This business unit will be hiring both a Junior and a Senior Quantitative Analyst
Key responsibilities in the Quantitative Analyst - Data Modelling roles will include :
Senior Analyst :
Develop quantitative analytics products and models with minimal guidance.
Provide assistance, guidance and mentorship to the junior analyst.
Continuously refine and enhance models to facilitate decision making.
Drive customer service delivery goals in line with predefined
Junior Analyst :
Participation in the entire model value chain.
Retrieval and manipulation of data as to build models.
Automation and streamlining of business analytics processes.
Optimise processes and inform strategic decisions through statistical modelling and data analysis, under guidance of the Senior Quantitative Analyst.
A successful application in the Quantitative Analyst - Data Modelling roles will include :
Senior : 4 -6 years of relevant experience , Data Analysis / Modelling skills and Predictive Modelling.
Junior : 1- 3 years of relevant working experience.
Strong SAS / SQL programming skills applicable to both roles.
Experience in ETL.
Relevant degree is essential for both roles ( Maths, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, Actuarial Science, Econometrics) - Honours is strongly preferred.
Exposure to Insurance products and banking would be advantageous.
Should you meet the minimum requirement, please click to apply!