Erste Bank

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This takes to believe in yourself and the people around you; as well as to meet others with respect, empathy and understanding of diverse life stories.

Internship in Market and Liquidity Risk Model Validation (f/m/d)

Erste Group was founded in 1819 as the first Austrian savings bank and today it is one of the largest banking groups in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). As an attractive employer, Erste Group offers interesting career opportunities in an international environment.

Market and Liquidity Risk Model Validation is responsible for the independent review and validation of VaR and VaR related market risk methods and models, as well as any model for measuring risk (including the interest rate or the credit spread risk of the trading and banking book). They are also responsible for Models for derivatives or securities valuation and related functionality (e.g., CVA, interpolators, bootstrappers) and all liquidity risk and IRRBB related models (e.g. non-maturity deposits model, prepayments etc.) either internally or externally developed as well as all liquidity risk and IRRBB related acquired software units.

Your tasks

  • Conduct analysis of model input data, methodological approaches and processes related to models
  • Perform the validation of models used for risk measurement and steering
  • Support assessment of data quality, data integrity and reliability

Your background

  • Study Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics or similar
  • Gained solid experience in R and / or Matlab
  • Have strong analytical skills in the area of banking/finance or business intelligence
  • Like to work in an international team and enjoy challenges
  • Have good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Speak English fluently

Our offer

  • We offer you an exciting and challenging internship in an interesting and dynamic field starting in January 2020 or later (part-time or full-time)
  • We support your professional and personal development
  • We guarantee an internship allowance of minimum EUR 1.600 gross per month (on a full-time basis)
  • Discover and enjoy the benefits of Erste Group
  • We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer without regard to age, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation or national origin. We live diversity!


We are looking forward to filling the position at the earliest possible date - apply now! #believeinyourself

Degree of Employment: Full-time

Primary Location: Vienna

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