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Bank of the West Sr Quantitative Analyst in San Ramon, California

Sr Quantitative Analyst


At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Job Description Summary

Produce analysis that drives business decisions. Support the analytical needs of the Corporate and Commercial Banking (CCB) Group’s Analytics and Business Intelligence team in the areas of profitability and equipment leasing. Build strong relationships and partner with teams across the organization to design and implement solutions that help achieve CCB’s strategic business goals.

Essential Job Functions

  • Develop and enhance quarterly relationship level profitability calculations to drive strategic business decisions.

  • Enhance methodology to evaluate profitability used in the credit decision process.

  • Perform validation of risk models specific to equipment leasing. Maintain model documentation, model inventory.

  • Prepare recommendations/presentations for senior management.

  • Review capital management policies and limits for appropriateness; recommend changes/enhancements.

Other Job Duties

  • Performs other duties as assigned.



Required Experience

  • Knowledge of data manipulation, analysis, and modeling.

  • Experience with SQL, SAS, and Python (or similar programming languages).

  • Model development experience (experience with logistic regression and financial modeling a plus).

  • 5-7 years of relevant experience.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Math, Statistics, Finance, Economics, or related field.


  • Ability to analyze, apply, interpret, and communicate complex technical results to non-quantitative audiences.

  • Demonstrated project and time management skills, working within short timelines and under pressure at times.

  • Excellent financial modeling and empirical research skills.

  • Familiarity with commercial banking and equipment leasing a big plus.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Accounting Finance

Location: United States-California-San Francisco

Other Locations: United States-California-San Ramon

Requisition ID: 044207