JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

JPMorgan Chase Institute

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Housing Finance Research Associate

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462372
Date Posted: 02/19/2019
Date Inactive: 07/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Housing Finance Research Associate
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Bachelor of Science, Economics, Statistics, Data Science, Public Policy, Math, Finance, Leadership, Labor Policy, Household, Consumer, Big Data, Internal data, CCB Data, R, Python, Scala, SQL, Jira, Hadoop, Spark, Hive, SQC
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The JPMorgan Chase Institute seeks a research associate to work with the Financial Markets team on housing finance research. The ideal candidate will have experience with empirical data analysis; a strong background in economics and social sciences; be knowledgeable about the current economic policy debate, and general economic trends; and have an entrepreneurial and proactive mindset.

Job Responsibilities

•Conduct original research and literature reviews to support the Institute’s ongoing housing finance research agenda and articulate the value-add to topical debate

•Attend, participate, and present synthesized research findings at weekly problem solving sessions

•Pull and analyze relevant third-party datasets to support ongoing research initiatives

•Identify promising potential topics for the Institute’s research agenda

•Explore and enhance data visualization tools to effectively convey research finding

Candidate Qualifications

•Bachelor’s required; Master’s candidates welcome;

•1-2 years of work experience preferred

•Strong programming experience; preferred languages include SQL, R, Python, Scala

•Experience with big data computing on a Hadoop platform (e.g. Spark, Hive) and working with big data collaboration tools (git, Jira) are a plus

•Strong background in statistics/economics/econometrics/public policy/data science, or other related fields

•Experience conducting original applied empirical research

Application Requirements:
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Application deadline: 03/31/2019