Careers


Join Moody's Analytics team of highly skilled and motivated professionals in a variety of career opportunities globally.

Moody's Analytics offers an exciting variety of career opportunities globally. Working at Moody's Analytics means that you will be surrounded by some of the most insightful professionals in economics and credit risk management.

Our employees have diverse professional backgrounds with a broad range of talents, experiences and ideas. We continually seek highly skilled and motivated professionals to join our consumer credit analytics, economic research, data management and e-commerce teams. We also offer positions in sales, client services, marketing and product strategy.

Moody's Analytics is equal opportunity employer. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Moody's Analytics are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Moody's Analytics does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Available Positions

Job Descriptions

Associate Economist

Status Full-time
Department Research
Availability Immediate
Location West Chester, Pennsylvania

Description

Moody’s Analytics Economics Division, located in West Chester, PA, is a leading independent provider of economic, financial, country, and industry research designed to meet the diverse planning and information needs of businesses, governments, and professional investors worldwide. You would be responsible for in-depth research and forecasting for state and metropolitan economies and international economies; producing written analysis for our regional and international publications; and responding to client requests and inquiries. The work requires general spreadsheet analysis, in depth computer programming for data transformation and estimation, collecting and interpreting data for clients, working with the senior staff on larger research and consulting projects, and contributing to our live commentary website.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Economics relevant experience preferred in economic forecasting and consulting.  Excellent academic record, writing skills, and a strong proficiency in the use of computers and statistical/econometric software.  A successful applicant with a recent bachelor’s degree would be placed as an entry level Associate Economist 1. An applicant with two-years of post-graduate experience and/or a Master’s degree would be placed as an Associate Economist 2. The position requires a motivated, responsible person who can work well with others and independently of daily supervision and produce near copy-ready quality reports.  Strong interpersonal skills are a must as Associate Economists will work directly with clients to produce scheduled customized products as well as to share their insights on the areas they will cover.

Benefits

We offer a competitive salary with performance-based salary and bonus reviews, and an excellent benefits package.

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Associate Economist-Credit Analytics

Status Full-time
Department Credit Analytics
Availability Immediate
Location West Chester, Pennsylvania

Description

Moody’s Analytics Economics Division is a continuously growing organization with an extensive global client list. We are located in West Chester, PA, and are a leading independent provider of economic, financial, country, and industry research designed to meet the diverse planning and information needs of businesses, governments, and professional investors worldwide. You would be responsible fordeveloping econometric forecasting models for consumer credit portfolios under a variety of economic scenarios; deploying econometric models in a web-based platform; testing and quality assurance of deployed models; client training; and responding to client requests and inquiries. The work requires programming and data management skills along with econometric knowledge. The successful candidate will collaborate with senior staff on consulting projects and will be involved in the development, deployment and testing of models in a proprietary loss forecasting and stress testing solution.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Economics, Statistics or related field; relevant experience preferred in economic forecasting, credit modeling and consulting. Excellent academic record, writing skills, and a strong proficiency in the use of computers and statistical/econometric software. Programming experience is required in two of the following: Stata, R and Python. A successful applicant with a recent bachelor’s degree would be placed as an entry level Associate Economist 1. An applicant with two-years of post-graduate experience and/or a Master’s degree would be placed as an Associate Economist 2. The position requires a motivated, responsible person who can work well with others and independently of daily supervision and produce near copy-ready model documentation. Strong interpersonal skills are a must as Associate Economists will work directly with clients to provide training, explain models and output and address any additional reporting requests.  

Benefits

We offer a competitive salary with performance-based salary and bonus reviews, and an excellent benefits package.

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Editor

Status Full-time
Department Client Services
Availability January 2019
Location West Chester, Pennsylvania

Description

Moody’s Content Solutions-Economics and Consumer Credit, a division of Moody’s Analytics located in West Chester PA, is a leading independent provider of economic, financial, country and industry research designed to meet the diverse planning and information needs of businesses, governments and professional investors worldwide. Your responsibilities will include editing reports for our Précis Macro and Metro online publications and our Economy.com and Credit Trends web sites, and for editing white papers, methodology and validation papers, marketing materials, PowerPoint presentations, and other projects. You will help our staff of economists improve their writing skills, and our staff of copy editors improve their copy editing skills. You will report to the senior editor and have a supervisory role in our publications group.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, or related field; at least five years of editing experience, preferably in an economics-related field; strong computer skills; proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint; and ability to multitask and work well under tight deadlines.  

Benefits

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

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Quality Assurance Engineer

Status Full-time
Department E-Commerce
Availability Immediate
Location West Chester, Pennsylvania

Description

Moody’s Analytics Economics Division is seeking a Software Quality Assurance Engineer for its West Chester, PA office.  The Software QA Engineer position requires a professional who is very knowledgeable about QA testing tools and methodologies.  A successful candidate has experience authoring and executing both manual and automated software tests.  He/she must interface with software development and business stakeholders to fully understand application functionality, and ensure adequate test coverage.  Software QA Engineers must stay up-to-date on trends and developments within functional area of expertise and the industry.  Other responsibilities of a Software QA Engineer include:

  • Write and execute manual and automated tests.
  • Use bug tracking systems to submit, track and manage defects.
  • Analyze the results of performed tests and provide meaningful reports to project team.
  • Maintain software testing artifacts.
  • Use queries to create test data and analyze results for the tests performed.
  • Work closely with development staff and other key stakeholders to ensure coverage for each software release.
  • Develop/maintain automation framework modules as directed by management to fulfill specific testing requirements.

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate/first-level degree (e.g., Bachelor’s degree)
  • 3-5 years of Software QA experience
  • Excellent understanding of QA processes, methodologies and Software Testing Lifecycle
  • Good understanding of QA testing tools and environments
  • Experience with automated testing tools (CasperJS, Selenium, etc.)
  • Able to work well within the constructs of an agile process, including SCRUM, continuous build and integration, etc.
  • Solid understanding of the SDLC
  • Aptitude for thinking outside the box to develop thorough test scenarios and test cases
  • Ability to handle multiple projects concurrently; able to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Critical thinking skills to analyze system requirements for ambiguities and discrepancies
  • C#, Java and/or other scripting experience
  • Understanding of Web-based technology architecture and data structures
  • Strong analytical and diagnostic skills as well as attention to detail
  • Very good verbal and written communications skills

 

Benefits

We offer a competitive salary with performance-based salary and bonus reviews, and an excellent benefits package.

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Senior Quantitative Engineer

Status Full-time
Department Research
Availability Immediate
Location West Chester, Pennsylvania

Description

Moody’s Analytics, a fast-growing subsidiary of Moody’s Corporation, is rapidly expanding its product offering and global presence. Our research business provides market-leading credit opinions, company analysis and commentary that reach close to 3,000 institutions around the globe.  

Moody’s Analytics also offers a large suite of award-winning credit data and credit risk software solutions as well as professional services suited to serve fixed-income investors as well as credit risk and origination functions at banks.

The Quantitative Services Group is the fast-growing, hands-on development and operations team responsible for algorithmic analytics, data management and process improvement. The group designs, implements, and operates algorithms to produce unique client facing data sets. The team also engineers tools and processes to achieve leaps forward in productivity and quality.  

The Senior Quantitative Engineer fulfils a crucial role in the development and operation of data products, production processes, and infrastructure within the Quantitative Research Group. She/He will contribute substantially in defining, designing, and implementing advanced data analytics, algorithms, and processing techniques to supply clients with distinctive, high-quality data efficiently. She/He will be expected to be a thought leader within the line of business on data analytics and processing. In that capacity, she/he will collaborate across teams to and levels of the organization.

Qualifications

Key Responsibilities:

    • Developing innovative data products from large data sets
    • Design and implementation of data processing operations
    • Identifying opportunities and executing programmatic solutions to improve productivity
    • Applying analytical skills for interpreting business functions, understanding functional requirements, and researching and resolving system problems.
    • Contributing to the ongoing development of standards and best practices

Qualifications/Experience

Minimum education and work experience required for this position include:

  • Advanced degree (M.S. or PhD) in a highly quantitative field – Engineering, mathematics, economics, computer science, physical sciences, or other related majors
  • 0-2 years of relevant work experience
  • Strong expertise in applied mathematics and numerical methods required
  • Numerical programming skills required – R, Julia, and/or Python

The key intrinsic capabilities for this position include the following:

  • Superior analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to self-direct and be productive without prescriptive guidance
  • Intellectual curiosity and ambition to increase the scope of the group’s capabilities
  • Capability to learn and apply concepts beyond those formally trained
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal and consultative skills to work effectively with clients, peers, and business leadership
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines

Benefits

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

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