U.S. Bank Senior Quantitative Analyst - Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Expert - Minneapolis or Remote in Annapolis, Maryland
At U.S. Bank, we’re on a journey to do our best. Helping the customers and businesses we serve to make better and smarter financial decisions and enabling the communities we support to grow and succeed. We believe it takes all of us to bring our shared ambition to life, and each person is unique in their potential. A career with U.S. Bank gives you a wide, ever-growing range of opportunities to discover what makes you thrive at every stage of your career. Try new things, learn new skills and discover what you excel at—all from Day One.
We’re looking for a sharp AI/Machine Learning expert who’s adept at advanced AI/ML algorithms and implementations to join our AI/ML Center of Excellence in Model Risk Management. The team plays a critical role in providing oversight to U.S. Bank’s Artificial Intelligence Models and tools across various business areas, such as Marketing, Fraud, Credit Risk and Bank Operations.
As a Senior Quant You will provide validation expertise and consulting services related to AI/ML model development and model review, including best practices on algorithm development and selection, model risk mitigation and remediation, building benchmark AI models, identify gaps and deficiencies in AI model development and monitoring process, just to name a few. In addition, you will conduct R&D for AI/ML methodologies and their potential applications and use cases.
Deliverables include reviewing model development documentation, creating and/or testing of advanced statistical and AI/ML models, creating technical guidance documents, and communicating such models to stakeholders within the Bank.
- Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative field required with at least 10 years of relevant experience
- MA/MS in a quantitative field, and 6 or more years of related experience
- PhD in a quantitative field, and 5 or more years of related experience
- Strong statistical modeling background and hands on model development or validation skills
- Considerable knowledge of various machine learning algorithms and their applications, including Random Forest, GBM, XGBoost, deep learning, NLP, computer vision
Experience with building complex deep learning architectures such as MLPs, RNNs and CNNs
Strong programming skills using Python packages such as Numpy, Pandas and scikit-learn
Hands on experience with deep learning software frameworks such as PyTorch, Tensorflow/Keras, MXNet are strongly preferred
Experience in financial industry is preferred but not required
Advanced understanding of Model Risk Management and OCC SR 11-7 is a plus
Demonstrated independence, teamwork and leadership skills
Strong project management skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
If there’s anything we can do to accommodate a disability during any portion of the application or hiring process, please refer to our disability accommodations for applicants (https://careers.usbank.com/global/en/disability-accommodations-for-applicants) .
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Our approach to benefits and total rewards considers our team members’ whole selves and what may be needed to thrive in and outside work. That's why our benefits are designed to help you and your family boost your health, protect your financial security and give you peace of mind. Our benefits include the following (some may vary based on role, location or hours):
Healthcare (medical, dental, vision)
Basic term and optional term life insurance
Short-term and long-term disability
Pregnancy disability and parental leave
401(k) and employer-funded retirement plan
Paid vacation (from two to five weeks depending on salary grade and tenure)
Up to 11 paid holiday opportunities
Sick and Safe Leave accruals of one hour for every 30 worked, up to 80 hours per calendar year unless otherwise provided by law
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U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors. Applicants can learn more about the company’s status as an equal opportunity employer by viewing the federal KNOW YOUR RIGHTS (https://eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/2022-10/EEOC_KnowYourRights_screen_reader_10_20.pdf) EEO poster.
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The salary range reflects figures based on the primary location, which is listed first. The actual range for the role may differ based on the location of the role. In addition to salary, US Bank offers a comprehensive benefits package, including incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase 401k contribution and pension (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). Pay Range: $125,715.00 - $147,900.00 - $162,690.00
U.S. Bank will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.