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Business Strategy Analyst Senior

Overview

At USAA, you’ll be able to align your skillset with our values. Our Data & Analytics team provides crucial insights that benefit our members – active military, those who’ve served and their families. So, when you look beyond the facts and figures, you won’t just find a solution for our business. You’ll find a way to improve the livelihoods and outcomes of our members. See how you can grow a meaningful career with USAA.

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Success Profile

What makes a successful Business Strategy Analyst Senior at USAA?
Review the top traits we’re looking for and see if you’re the right fit.

  • Achiever
  • Problem solver
  • Detail-oriented
  • Results driven
  • Flexible
  • Team player

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Here's what our people are saying

Venkata Atluri, Information Governance

USAA helps me create an environment for success for my team, where we can create healthy challenges, drive accountability, feel valued, innovate and build for the future. Every day, I feel blessed to be serving those that have served the country.

Venkata A.Information Governance

Michelle Sneck, Data Scientist

As a woman in Data Science, I like working for a company that values diversity and inclusion. Additionally, I am a military BRAT and a member of a Gold Star Family, so USAA’s mission is an incredible opportunity to ‘Go Above for those who have Gone Beyond.’ Put simply, coming to USAA feels like coming home.

Michelle S.Data Scientist

David Hardage, Data Scientist

USAA truly believes in the value of leveraging our data to improve Member experiences. What I work on every day ends up impacting our Members. I am elated to be part of a company where my work is impactful and where my ongoing professional growth and academic pursuits are supported and even promoted.

David H.Data Scientist

Benefits

  • Health Insurance

  • Parental Leave

  • ON-SITE GYM/
    FITNESS CENTER

  • Paid Time Off

  • Retirement Plan
    (With Match)

  • Health and
    Wellness Programs

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Our Culture

  • Diversity and inclusion — We work together to create an environment that welcomes diverse perspectives and talent.
  • Corporate responsibility — Our corporate responsibility programs share a common purpose of giving back to the military community.
  • Balance and wellness — Our benefits help you live your life to the fullest while balancing work and personal goals.
  • Educational opportunities — We foster a culture of learning, inspiring you to further develop your skill set and education.

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Business Strategy Analyst Senior

Location San Antonio, Texas | Colorado Springs, Colorado | Phoenix, Arizona | Tampa, Florida | Chesapeake, Virginia Secondary Locations San Antonio,Texas,;Chesapeake,Virginia,;Colorado Springs,Colorado,;Phoenix,Arizona,;Tampa,Florida,;Tampa,Florida,; Job ID R0053698 Date posted 10/20/2020

Purpose of Job

Candidate may work in the San Antonio, TX Home Office, any regional office (to include Phoenix Campus, Colorado Spring Campus, Tampa Commerce Park, Tampa Crosstown, Chesapeake) or a 100% remote work environment may be considered.

**This role will be supporting the response and strategy of our Catastrophe Analytics team. The individual selected must be able to work nights and weekends when needed during active catastrophe (CAT) responses **

Uses quantitative and qualitative analysis to provide thought-leadership on evolving industry trends, market developments, USAA’s strategic direction, regulatory environment, and macroeconomic trends for the business unit. Provides insights and information-based context for key stakeholders in the business unit to effectively manage, influence, and impact line of business strategy.

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 Best Companies to Work For®, and we've ranked among Victory Media's Top 10 Military Friendly® Employers 13 years straight. We embrace a robust veteran workforce and encourage veterans and veteran spouses to apply.

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JOB DUTIES

  • Collaborates with key stakeholders to identify key business assumptions and hypotheses around line of business strategy.  Continuously refines hypotheses and identifies business questions to explore further.
  • Develops the analytical framework and blueprint to answer business questions identified in the business portfolio, product, or member experience.
  • Collaborates with key stakeholders to evaluate and uncover strategic insights related to Profit & Loss performance including Product Strategy, Pricing, Marketing, Sales, Credit Risk, Distribution Channels, and Member Experience.
  • Applies analytical rigor to define outcome measures, improve prioritization, increase agility in decisioning, improve ability to evaluate progress towards business outcomes, and to evaluate risks to strategic goals.
  • Leverages advanced data-driven problem-solving techniques to manipulate and interpret business data. Translates findings into insights for strategy management and execution.
  • Communicates the significance of strategic insights to the senior leaders and other key stakeholders.
  • May provide guidance and on-the-job training to less experienced team members.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Science, Finance, Economics or related discipline OR 4 additional years of related experience beyond the minimum required may be substituted in lieu of a degree (10yrs total experience in lieu of a degree)

  • 6 or more years of experience in data/analytics, strategy consulting, or related business experience OR a Master's Degree and 4 or more years of experience in data/analytics, strategy consulting, or related business experience
  • Project management experience
  • Experience with hypotheses-driven problem solving
  • Experience bringing analytics to action using visualization tools (e.g. Tableau)
  • Experience influencing business decisions
  • Experience performing complex data analysis

*Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job level*

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 responses.

Preferred

  • Property and Casualty experience
  • Project Management Certification (i.e. PMP, Scrum Master, Lean Six Sigma, etc.)
  • Insurance based Catastrophe Response experience or support experience
  • Experience leveraging Agile Methodology
  • Ability to work nights and weekends when needed during active catastrophe (CAT) responses

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 packages 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 posting.

Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is 10/26/20 by 11:59 pm CST time.

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