JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Quantitative Analyst will assist the Banking and Policy Studies Group with their ongoing research and monitoring efforts. This team, operating within the Supervision and Regulation Division, is engaged in projects relating to monetary policy, banking oversight, and capital markets analysis. Our work requires quantitative expertise coupled with interest in capital markets and the financial sector of the economy.
Bachelor's degree with coursework in economics, financial analysis, computer programming, database analysis, financial modeling, or statistics. Master's degree preferred.
Quantitative Analyst: Experience in statistical programming and working with complex data management issues; skills to translate complex mathematical ideas into functioning computer models.
Senior Quantitative Analyst: 5 or more years of experience in statistical programming and working with complex data management issues; skills to translate complex mathematical issues into useful tools for policy analysis and risk measurement.
Demonstrated programming proficiency with statistical software such as Stata, SAS, S-PLUS, or MATLAB, and working with large data sets.
Familiarity with capital markets, database management, computer programming, economic concepts, economic data sources and data presentation software.
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