East West Bank Internship Opportunity

East West Bank is one of the largest independent banks headquartered in California and serves consumers and businesses throughout the U.S. and Greater China. It is currently seeking a model validation intern within the Model Development and Analytics team.


  • Develop CECL models using statistical techniques (e.g. logistics regression, stochastic process, ARIMA, ARCH/GARCH, etc.).
  • Build financial model prototypes, implement test procedures, and assist with the implementation of new control processes for models.
  • Assist the model managers to maintain the model.
  • Support model validation and model implementation in the allowance process.
  • Conduct data quality control and assist with the data efforts to enhance the internal database.


  • A master’s degree in statistics, financial engineering, finance, economics, or accounting (PhDs preferred).
  • Proficient programming skills with R, Python, SQL, and Excel VBA.
  • Good understanding of model development or model validation is preferred.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.

Contact: Zan.Li@eastwestbank.com

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