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Senior Risk Data Scientist

Ref Number 2021.04.19 Senior Risk Data Scientist, UCFin

Published on 19.04.2021
Valid from 19.04.2021 to 19.10.2021

Department CEE Regulatory and Managerial Models Governance
City Sofia



Everyone is constantly looking for the best place to work, a place where their ideas do matter. At UniCredit we invest in your talent. We provide a friendly and supportive work environment, where personal values are brought into play to bring about change. We value work-life balance. At UniCredit, behind each colleague is a person who is empowered to embrace their passions and accomplish their goals, both inside and outside the office. Now you can be part of the horizon we build together, all in an international group where diversity is considered a resource. A chance to fulfil your ambition, to make a difference. To do what matters.

We are currently looking to fill in the position for the Centralized Modelling unit having team members across Central and Eastern Europe, situated in Sofia, which provides services and steer CEE UC Banks.




    • Conducts statistical analysis and programming in credit risk domain using statistical software;
    • Assures accuracy and integrity of supplied data;
    • Develops models to uncover patterns and predictions creating business value using Machine Learning algorithms;
    • Collaborates with risk and business teams ensuring the model best fit for the dedicated purpose;
    • Communicates with the team regarding projects progress and issue resolution;
    • Mentors more junior colleagues;
    • Maintains proficiency within the data science domain by keeping up with technology and trend shifts.
Required Qualification


    • Strong quantitative skills: graduate/master in mathematics, statistics, econometrics, informatics or related fields;
    • Technical skills in one of the following tools: SAS, R, Python, Matlab;
    • Experience in development of statistical models;
    • Eager to learn, drive innovation and share knowledge;
    • Strong communication skills;
    • Proficiency in Excel;
    • Fluent English.
Job Details


    • Place of work: Sofia, Bulgaria;
    • If you are interested in the above-mentioned position, please send a motivation letter and a detailed CV.
    Only shortlisted candidates will be invited!
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