Stress Testing Analyst

Credit Suisse is seeking a risk analyst to support the Scenario Analytics workstream within the Credit Analytics CRM stress testing team in London. This function works closely with all credit functions, IT, reporting functions, ERM, and Finance and plays a key role in delivering internal as well as external stress tests for the bank.


  • Validation of implementation of credit risk methodologies

  • Streamlining of scenario execution processes and propose areas of improvement, working with respective Change, IT  and CRM teams

  • Project related infrastructure improvement and rolling out of developed methodologies

  • Main point of contact for Scenario execution and analysis for regulatory purposes as well as internal senior management

  • Liaison with Enterprise Risk function, IT, Finance, Credit Officers for day to day queries and ad hoc analyses

  • Pre deal trade requests to support Trading and Credit Risk Management



  • Good understanding of complex credit risk concepts, stress testing experience is ideal

  • Solid SQL required,  data manipulation 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Good understanding of derivative products 


  • A degree-level education (or equivalent) preferably in a numerate discipline 

  • At least 2-5 years experience in Risk, Banking

  • Experience in Counterparty Risk, stress testing knowledge is beneficial