Credit Analyst

Organization
MPOWER Financing
Location
Washington, DC
Deadline for Applications
08/15/2016
Contact Information
careers@mpowerfinancing.com
Tags
Full-time

SUMMARY

You’ll serve in a central role on the MPOWER team. As a Credit Analyst, you will have both operational and strategic responsibilities.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Interacting with student applicants and analyzing credit data daily
  • Scoring loan applicants using MPOWER’s proprietary algorithm and supporting databases
  • Performing analysis to support loan product design, pricing, market sizing, and channel strategies
  • Enhancing MPOWER’s credit processes and proprietary credit algorithm
  • Expanding and structuring MPOWER’s proprietary data sets
  • Identifying and escalating opportunities to improve on MPOWER’s data structures, and working with the VP of credit to implement change

This is a full-time position located in Washington DC and reports directly to MPOWER’s VP of Credit Analytics.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in a quantitative field
  • 2+ years in traditional consumer credit underwriting
  • Advanced excel modeling skills
  • Experience setting up and manipulating large data tables
  • Experience in an entrepreneurial environment a plus
  • Experience working with international consumers a plus
  • Experience in alternative / thin file credit risk scoring a plus
  • Experience with advanced statistical and/or modeling tools a plus e.g., SPSS, SAS
  • Additionally, the candidate should be comfortable working in a start-up environment, meaning a small and agile team, fast-evolving roles and responsibilities, variable workload and tight deadlines, a high degree of autonomy, and an 80-20 iterative approach to everything.

Compensation is commensurate with experience and will include salary, performance bonus, and equity components.

Additional Information

Send us your resume with a short statement of interest to careers@mpowerfinancing.com.