Genesis Financial Solutions, Inc.

  • Jr. Risk Analyst

    Job Locations US-OR-Beaverton
    ID 2019-1183
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Join the nation’s leader in second-look financing as our Jr. Risk Analyst!



    As a Jr. Risk Analyst, your primary role will be to perform empirically derived analysis to understand business performance, identify improvement opportunities, and develop strategies. At Genesis, you’ll refine your skills in data analysis and participate in key decision making that drives the business in measurable ways. This position offers unlimited growth opportunities for someone who is passionate about analyzing business performance, making data-driven decisions, and testing and optimizing strategy.


    As our Jr. Risk Analyst you will:

    • Identify business challenges and opportunities, using modeling and analytics to deliver recommendations as well as strategic or tactical recommendations.
    • Analyze business performance and strategies to drive forecasting, staffing, and drive business insights.
    • Assist in developing Underwriting strategies for consumer loans by connecting behaviors and characteristics to credit trends, leveraging new/better data and risk models, and managing implementation considerations.
    • Manage and manipulate large data sets using a variety of software packages.
    • Develop, implement, and evaluate test strategies with a focus on driving profitability.
    • Effectively communicate analytical approach, relevant findings, and recommendations with supporting evidence throughout the organization.
    • Perform ad-hoc queries and create ad-hoc reports to support analysis.
    • Interact with various business area managers on a regular basis.
    • Perform all duties and responsibilities leveraging strong quantitative, critical thinking, and communication skills.
    • Have the opportunity to grow you career and leave your mark on a rapidly growing company.


    All reports, analyses, and recommendations should be completed in a timely manner and with extreme attention to detail.  You will be expected to thoroughly review all datasets, analysis, and presentations for accuracy.  You will present your work regularly and provide supporting evidence for your recommendations. 



    • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative field (Economics, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, or similar) or equivalent experience.
    • Excellent problem solving skills.
    • Disciplined attention to detail.
    • Strong ability to work proactively and collaboratively in a cross-functional team to drive results.
    • Strong quantitative skills.
    • Results Focus: Self-starter with ability to work independently and with a team.
    • Excellent MS Excel skills.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Familiarity with credit bureaus and alternative data sources.
    • Experience with SQL (MS SQL Server), R, Python, or SAS.
    • Strong communication skills – verbal and written.

    About Genesis

    Genesis Financial Solutions is one of the nation’s largest non-prime credit card businesses.  We serve almost 3 million consumers through two channels.  In our Private Label Credit Card business, we partner with leading retailers to offer partner branded credit to consumers not well served by traditional banks.  Additionally, we offer two direct-to-consumer MasterCard options, providing credit to these same consumers for everyday purchases.


    Genesis Financial Solutions is an equal opportunity employer (EEO).


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