Purpose of Job "Analyzes complex business problems and issues
using data from internal and external sources to provide insight to
analysts and decision makers. Identifies and interprets trends and
patterns in datasets to locate influences. Creates specifications
for reports and analysis based on business needs and required or
available data elements. May participate in consultation to users
and lead cross functional teams to address business issues.
Prototypes solutions for displaying information based on business
Bank Business Intelligence and Analytics (BBIA) is seeking a
Business Intelligence Analyst to support the Data Experience team’s
Quality Assurance function. The ideal candidate will have a strong
technical acumen, excellent understanding of the data development
life cycle, and passion for data quality. The analyst will be
working alongside IT and business partners to understand data
requirements, establish an appropriate test plan, design and build
all test scripts, execute test scripts, triage and report data
defects identified in the test plan to appropriate stakeholders,
and evidence/document all findings within USAA Federal Savings
Bank’s test case management tool. This candidate should have a
strong desire to drive automation and an eye for identifying
opportunities to simplify, reuse, and drive efficiencies throughout
the process. Testing will include non-functional and functional
requirements. This is a newly formed team in BBIA and offers a
unique experience for an analyst to come in at the ground floor and
apply their expertise" Job Requirements About USAA
USAA knows what it means to serve. We facilitate the financial
security of millions of U.S. military members and their families.
This singular mission requires a dedication to innovative thinking
at every level.
In each of the past five years, we've been a top-40 Fortune 100
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Top 10 Military Friendly® Employers 13 years straight. We embrace a
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Identifies and manages existing and emerging risks that stem
from business activities and the job role.
Ensures risks associated with business activities are
effectively identified, measured, monitored, and controlled.
Follows written risk and compliance policies and procedures for
Leads and participates in gathering complex and often unique
business requirements by partnering with customers to define the
business problem and data needs.
Utilizes an advanced understanding of multiple data structures
and sources to lead the development and implementation of business
intelligence solutions, which may include data visualization, data
transformation, or data collection.
Strategically partners and works with IT execution teams on the
development of analytic infrastructures, data engineering, or
related business intelligence efforts. Includes collaborating on
the design and implementation of technical standards and governance
Applies data visualization best practices - often selecting the
right data ‘tool for the job’ to identify and interpret trends or
patterns while following standard Enterprise
branding. Understands the value of prototyping, usability, and
the end-user experience to maximize the impact of the final data
visualization product (dashboard, report, insight, or
Acts as a trusted data visualization advisor to the
stakeholder/end-user in order to drive business value. Provides
system thinking to influence relevant data, information, and
application architecture decisions.
May serve as an Agile champion who is responsible for the
methodology, execution, and team education on best practices.
May provide internal team leadership by providing guidance on
business intelligence tools, techniques and processes.
Actively participates in industry, COE, or other
discipline-relevant groups/panels to keep abreast of industry
trends and share best practices with team.
Bachelor's degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Business
Analytics or other business-relevant discipline OR
4 additional years of related experience beyond the minimum
required may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
6 years of experience in data and analytics, technical, or
business-relevant function; OR if Advanced degree in a STEM
discipline, 4 years’ experience in data and analytics, technical,
or business-relevant function.
Demonstrated experience in the identification of innovative
approaches to address moderately complex business problems and
Advanced experience developing business deliverables that
leverage business intelligence platforms, data management
platforms, or SQL-based languages (Tableau, Business Objects,
Snowflake, Hadoop, Netezza, NoSQL, ANSI SQL, or related).
Proven, expert ability to leverage or build business knowledge
through meaningful partnerships at the individual contributor,
leadership, and EMG levels.
Demonstrated expert-level communication skills with the ability
to deliver presentations to all levels of management.
Demonstrated the ability to embed intuitive story telling within
the business intelligence solutions and platforms including concise
presentation of complex technical details.
*Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job
When you apply for this position, you will be required to answer
some initial questions. This will take approximately 5
minutes. Once you begin the questions you will not be able to
finish them at a later time and you will not able to change your
Intermediate SQL and Python skills
Strong technical acumen; previous experience working on or in
support of a data and analytics team
Intermediate understanding of the data development life cycle
and information management principles (ETL/ELT process, SDLC,
metadata management, data quality, etc.)
Strong communication skills- must be able to clearly and
concisely communicate with business and IT stakeholders on test
case findings and required revisions/adjustments to ETL/ELT
Previous experience as a DPO/Scrum Master or experience working
in an Agile environment
Prior experience using JIRA to manage workload, issues, and
Experience as an individual contributor on a Quality Assurance
or User-Acceptance Testing team.
Experience working for a large financial institution.
The above description reflects the details considered necessary
to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be
construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements
that may be performed in the job.
At USAA our employees enjoy one of the best benefits package in
the business, including a flexible business casual or casual dress
environment, comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, along
with wellness and wealth building programs. Additionally, our
career path planning and continuing education will assist you with
your professional goals.
Relocation assistance is available for this position.
For Internal Candidates:
Must complete 12 months in current position (from date of hire
or date of placement), or must have manager’s approval prior to
Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is
11/17/20 by 11:59 pm CST time .