Director, Behavioural Modeling and Data Science

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What You'll Be Doing
As a Director on the Treasury Analytics team you will lead data driven strategies to validate inferences on observed product behaviors and develop predictive models. You will be working in behavioural modeling, research & model development incorporating best practices in statistical modeling, advanced data science techniques, AI/machine learning, data management and visualization. In this role, you will be supporting production implementation of behavioral parameters and associated implementation governance. You will also be maintaining approvals for model use and addressing recommendations from independent model reviews.


How You'll Succeed

  • Data Analysis - possess statistical, mathematical, analytical, graphical reporting, database management/querying, and computer programming/software expertise in Python, R, MatLab, SQL or similar languages.
  • Communication - utilize excellent verbal and writing skills to effectively articulate ideas and opinions that involve analysis, interpretation, and assessment.
  • Mentoring - acting as a mentor to the team using your modeling expertise and experience to ensure operational effectiveness to deliver goals
  • Problem Solving - leverage your quantitative experience and creativity to solve complex problems.
Who You Are
  • Values matter to you. You bring your real self to work and you live our values - trust, teamwork and accountability.
  • You give meaning to data. You enjoy investigating complex problems, and making sense of information. You're confident in your ability to communicate detailed information in an impactful way.
  • You understand that success is in the details. You notice things that others don't. Your critical thinking skills help to inform your decision making.
  • You embrace and champion change. You'll continuously evolve your thinking and the way you work in order to deliver your best.
  • You love to learn. You're passionate about growing your knowledge, and you know that there is no limit to what you can achieve.
  • You can demonstrate 5-10 years of experience in a Treasury function and a Masters/PhD in scientific or other quantitative science fields such as statistics, economics and finance.

What CIBC Offers
At CIBC, our people are our greatest asset. You'll become part of a diverse community that acknowledges everyone's unique talents, and empowers teams to do what's right for the client, and to do it well. As part of our team, you will:
  • Thrive: Benefit from an open and approachable culture that provides the flexibility and support you need to integrate your life at work and at home
  • Connect: Work in a place where the right technology and infrastructure fosters innovation, collaboration and creativity
  • Develop: Grow your skills and career through our best-in-class onboarding experience, ongoing learning opportunities, individual development planning, and comprehensive product training
  • Prosper: Share in our collective success with a competitive salary, incentive pay, banking benefits, health benefits program, and employee share purchase plan

What You Need to Know
  • CIBC is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all team members and clients feel like they belong. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities and we provide an accessible candidate experience. If you need accommodation during the application or interview process, please contact Mailbox.careers-carrieres@cibc.com .
  • You need to be legally eligible to work in Canada at the location(s) specified above and, where applicable, must have a valid work or study permit
  • This is a regular full time role with a schedule of 37.5 hours each week.
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