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Nuveen Investments Risk Analyst – Data and Reporting in Denver, Colorado

Risk Technology Associate

Responsible for design, development, and support of systems within the Risk Management area. Works with technologies that support credit and operational risk management, and market risk monitoring and reporting, providing solutions to assist monitoring and control of risk taken by functional groups.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • Participate in software design and development in addition to overseeing the creation and ongoing management of different systems environment in use by Risk Management.

  • Oversee the day to day running of the Risk Management systems.

  • Assist with Risk Analytics and Reporting projects.

  • Act as an interface between Risk Managers / Research Analysts / Portfolio Managers and Risk Solutions group.

  • Assist in defining risk methodologies with users, specify and implement risk methodologies with development team, analyze risk analytics and perform risk modeling in various Risk Systems such as BARRA, YieldBook, POINT, Moodys MPA, Intex, etc.

  • Perform ad hoc analysis and stress testing for users on various Risk Systems.


  • 2 Years Required; 3 Years Preferred

  • University (Degree), Preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Physical Requirements: Sedentary Work

Career Level



·                   2 years of Financial Institution experience with traded products, OTC derivatives, risk management and/or risk technology; 3 years preferred

Preferred Skills:

·                   Bachelor’s degree in Finance, MIS or a related field

·                   Experience using Tableau or other BI reporting tools

·                   Advanced Excel skills, including pivot tables, lookups and data analysis

·                   Exposure to FactSet for risk reporting

·                   Experience with Bloomberg Terminal

·                   Exposure to MSCI Barra Factor Model or other factor models

·                   Knowledge & understanding of investment risk analytics

·                   Knowledge of SQL a plus

Potential Salary: $96,400.00 USD

Actual base salary may vary based upon, but not limited to, relevant experience, time in role, base salary of internal peers, prior performance, business sector, and geographic location. In addition to base salary, the competitive compensation package may include, depending on the role, participation in an incentive program linked to performance (for example, annual discretionary incentive programs, non-annual sales incentive plans, or other non-annual incentive plans).Â

Company Overview

Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA, offers a comprehensive range of outcome-focused investment solutions designed to secure the long-term financial goals of institutional and individual investors. Its affiliates offer deep expertise across a comprehensive range of traditional and alternative investments through a wide array of vehicles and customized strategies. For more information about the firm please visit our website at

Benefits and Total Rewards

The organization is committed to making financial well-being possible for its clients, and is equally committed to the well-being of our associates. That’s why we offer a comprehensive Total Rewards package designed to make a positive difference in the lives of our associates and their loved ones. Our benefits include a superior retirement program and highly competitive health, wellness and work life offerings that can help you achieve and maintain your best possible physical, emotional and financial well-being. To learn more about your benefits, please review our Benefits Summary ( .

Equal Opportunity

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