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Risk Analyst  

Salary Range $80,000 – $110,000

Reliant Funding is looking for an energetic, analytical individual to join our Risk team. This individual will report to the Head of Risk Management and work with partner teams across the company to drive profitable portfolio growth, mitigate credit and fraud losses and deliver a terrific customer experience. A particular emphasis will be on leveraging data analytics and data science to further the automation of the underwriting process.


  • 2 years of experience in a credit related role
  • Ability to handle large datasets and perform data analytics using SQL and Python
  • Clear, effective written and oral communication skills
  • Degree in a quantitative field such as Statistics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Engineering, or Computer Science
  • FinTech and small business lending experience are big plusses but not required


  • Continual monitoring of key portfolio metrics in order to drive improvements in risk strategy
  • Validate and enhance existing underwriting models
  • Evaluate new data sources for use in underwriting decisioning and models
  • Develop robust anti-fraud mitigation strategies
  • Work with partner teams such as Engineering, BI/Analytics, Finance, Sales & Marketing to profitably grow the portfolio while mitigation losses in an unclear economic environment

We Offer:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Vision and Dental Benefits
  • LTD, Group Life and AD&D
  • 401K with a match
  • Group Team Building Events
  • Countless opportunities to volunteer in the community as a team
  • Access to our onsite gym
  • A fun work environment where we work hard and have a great attitude!

About us:

Established in 2008, Reliant provides short-term working capital for small and mid-sized businesses nationwide. Reliant has been named to the Inc. 500/5000 for 7 consecutive years and San Diego Business Journal’s 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies the past 7 years. Reliant is a leading alternative source for Small Business Funding, the 28th fastest growing Financial Services company in the United States.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. These functions may include but are not limited to sitting and standing for long periods of time, typing, data entry, reading on a computer and communicating via telephone. The work environment characteristics described above are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

Reliant Funding is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and takes great pride in building a diverse work environment. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to person’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation or related medical conditions), age, physical or mental disability, genetic information (including characteristics or testing), citizenship status, military or veteran status, or any other status protected by the law.

Job Category: Risk
Job Type: Full Time

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