Risk Analyst II


We are a hybrid, remote-office company dedicated to growing our talent anywhere!

We have onsite locations in: Sioux Falls, SD,  Scottsdale, AZ,  Troy, MI,  Franklin, TN,  Dallas, TX

At Pathward, we take tremendous pride in our purpose to create financial inclusion for all™. We are a financial empowerment company that works with innovators to increase financial availability, choice, and opportunity for all.  We strive to remove barriers that traditional institutions put in the way of financial access, and promote economic mobility by providing responsible, secure, high quality financial products.

We are a team of problem solvers and innovators who celebrate our differences and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger and well-positioned for success.  We celebrate, and embrace, our team members through our *HUMBLE*HUNGRY*SMART approach, and we believe that we are strongest when we embrace the voices of our employees, customers, partners, and the communities we serve. 

About the Role:

Work cross-functionally to support the continued development, implementation, and oversight of the organization's Risk Management Program with both internal and external partners. Report and assess risks with the help of tools and direction provided by management and will develop and analyze reports throughout the organization.

What You Will Do:

  • Seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding of Consumer and CML Credit regulations (Ex. Reg Z, UDAAP, Reg B, FCRA, SCRA, etc.). This position does not overlap with BSA / Fraud Compliance.
  • Assist in the oversight of the risk management program. This includes advising on Regulatory requirements / risks and transaction testing to ensure compliance.
  • Review and approve collateral (e.g., marketing materials, collections correspondence, etc.)
  • Represent Compliance department and help with implementation and onboarding of new partners and products.
  • Assist in the development and enhancement of the risk management policies and procedures as required.
  • Monitor, review, and develop risk reports in an appropriate way for different audiences.
  • Design and manage the implementation of risk management process for the organization including complex risk assessments involving analyzing risks and identifying, describing, and estimating the risks.
  • Perform problem management, resolution, escalation of issues as necessary.
  • Act as a subject matter expert in designated Risk discipline.
  • Networks with senior internal and external parties.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and work experience.
  • Typically, 3+ years with bachelor's or equivalent.
  • Attention to detail.
  • The ability to manage multiple, competing priorities.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

The responsibilities listed above are not all inclusive and may be changed at any time.

Salary range:  $57,582.12 – $106,345.10

The salary range reflects the minimum and maximum target for a new hire in this role. Individual pay within the range will be determined by multiple factors which can include but are not limited to a candidate’s experience, qualifications, skills, and location. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary for your location during the hiring process. Ranges may be modified in the future.
This role is also eligible for an annual performance-based incentive opportunity.  Pathward offers a comprehensive benefits package for eligible employees, including health insurance, 401(k) retirement benefits, life insurance, disability benefits, paid time off, and more.


Don’t have everything listed under qualifications? Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single condition. At Pathward, we are dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive culture of belonging, so if you’re excited about this role but your experiences don’t match exactly to everything in the posting we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other Pathward roles.

Who we are: 

Our commitment to inclusion is woven into our DNA. We believe that we are strongest when we embrace the voices of our employees, customers, partners, and the communities we serve. 

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, status as a covered veteran, or any other class protected by federal, state and local laws. 

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Applications will be accepted for a minimum of 3 days after posting, and there is no predetermined date by which applications should be submitted.


Job Profile




401(k) retirement benefits Annual performance-based incentive opportunity Comprehensive benefits package Disability Disability benefits Health insurance Health insurance, 401(k) retirement benefits, Life insurance, Disability benefits, Paid time off Health insurance, 401(k) retirement benefits, life insurance, disability benefits, paid time off, and more Life Insurance Paid Time Off

  • Act as subject matter expert
  • Advise on Regulatory requirements
  • Assess risks
  • Development
  • Develop risk reports
  • Ensure compliance
  • Manage risk management process
  • Network with internal and external parties
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Review and approve collateral
  • Support Risk Management Program
  • Testing

Attention to detail Communication Compliance Design Development Financial products Marketing Problem-solving Regulatory Compliance Risk Assessment Risk Management Support Testing


3+ years


Bachelor's Bachelor's degree Management