Risk Analytics Senior Associate

Anchorage Digital

United States


At Anchorage we are building the world’s most advanced digital asset platform for institutions to participate in crypto.Anchorage Digital was founded in 2017 to advance institutional participation in digital assets. With an emphasis on security and usability, we provide the technology, infrastructure, and tools that make it easy for institutions across the world to participate in crypto. Our team brings together the brightest minds from security, finance, and distributed systems to build the infrastructure of a new financial system. We’re looking to diversify our team with people who are humble, creative, and eager to learn.We are a remote-first, global team, but provide the option of working in-office in San Francisco, New York City, Indianapolis, Sioux Falls, Porto, and Singapore.Anchorage is building world class risk management capabilities. We are looking for a talented analyst with strong technical skills and the ability to distill down complex concepts to simple narratives. You will have deep comfort in diving into the deep end of our data, and are adept at building and deploying risk policies, models/tools and metrics. Lastly, you enjoy partnering cross-functionally to drive core risk initiatives including risk assessments and enhancement of controls through automation.

As a Risk Analytics Senior Associate you will:

    • Identify opportunities for continuous monitoring and process automation for risk team and stakeholders
    • Develop risk monitoring and reporting tools to facilitate ongoing review of key risk metrics
    • Collaborate with engineering to build automated controls against risks associated with the Bank's strategic initiatives
    • Assist with building, validating, or implementing risk models and analytical tools.
    • Produce clear reports and presentations describing quantitative risk analytics projects and their results, interpreting them for senior management.

You may be a fit for this role if you have:

    • Experience in writing, editing, or reviewing technical documents in the regulatory or banking space
    • Strong communication and writing skills, with the ability to construct well-founded, clear, and concise analyses and recommendations.
    • Skills in statistics or econometrics, and experience in statistical modeling or machine learning.
    • Proficiency in a statistical programming language such as R, Python, SAS, or MatLab.
    • Knowledge of SQL programming and databases.

Although not a requirement, bonus points if:

    • You were emotionally moved by the soundtrack to Hamilton, which chronicles the founding of a new financial system. 🙂

Anchorage Digital is committed to being a welcoming and inclusive workplace for everyone, and we are intentional about making sure people feel respected, supported and connected at work—regardless of who you are or where you come from. We value and celebrate our differences and we believe being open about who we are allows us to do the best work of our lives. Anchorage Digital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against qualified applicants or employees on the basis of race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual preference, sexual identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, military status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law, rule, or regulation.