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Trading Risk Manager (Macro & XVA) at Mizuho Americas Services LLC

Posted in Science 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: New York, New York

Job Description:


Trading Risk Manager responsible for assisting with the overseeing a multi-asset derivatives business: working with trading to understand and explain changes in VaR, stress tests, and limit usage; working with all functions to deploy new products and improve analytics around current product coverage.


  • Responsible for explaining changes in daily VaR and SVaR as well as changes in risk sensitivities due to new trades and linear and non-linear market moves.

  • Work closely with traders covering Rates, FX, and XVA to address limit issues as well as risk appetite issues requiring limit extensions.

  • Produce commentary detailing market changes and changes to portfolio for senior management, regulators, and auditors.

  • Provide ad-hoc analyses as necessary, including correlation analyses, time-series analysis, and XVA related analyses.


  • 5-7 years of experience in market risk management required.

  • Proven experience in Rates and FX derivatives required. XVA experience preferred.

  • Demonstrable quantitative and analytical skills.

  • Master’s degree in a quantitative field.

  • Strong attention to detail, self-learner, can develop creative solutions to new problems.

  • Ability to work under pressure with tight time schedules in a trading desk environment.

Company Overview

Mizuho Americas is a leading financial institution comprising several legal entities, which together offer clients corporate and investment banking, financing, securities, treasury services, asset management, research and more. Mizuho’s operations in the Americas connect a broad client base of major corporations, financial institutions and public sector groups to local markets and a vast global network. Mizuho Americas is an integral part of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: MFG), which is comprised of offices in nearly 40 countries, approximately 60,000 employees, and assets of more than USD 1.8 trillion. Learn more at

Mizuho Bank Ltd. offers a competitive total rewards package.

We are an EEO/AA Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran.

We participate in the E-Verify program.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.