Purpose of Job
We are seeking 2 talented Business Strategy Analyst Leads for
our San Antonio, Phoenix, Tampa, Colorado, Plano Offices or 100%
Uses quantitative and qualitative analysis to provide
thought-leadership on evolving industry trends, market
developments, USAAs 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
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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* Leads discussions with key stakeholders to communicate
information learned from analyses and provide input into line of
business strategy development. * Leads and oversees efforts 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 expert
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. * Communicates the significance of strategic
insights to senior leaders and other key stakeholders. *
Effectively influences and drives strategic agreement utilizing
subject matter expertise and interpersonal and negotiation skills.
* Serves as a team lead and provides guidance and on-the-job
training to less experienced team members.
* Bachelors 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
* 8 or more years of experience in data/analytics, strategy
consulting, or related business experience, OR
Masters Degree in Business, Science, Finance, Economics or
related discipline AND 6 or more years of experience in
data/analytics, strategy consulting, or related business
* Demonstrated 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 leading complex data
analysis. * Experience working with leadership teams to identify
key opportunities to develop and enhance business strategy using
quantitative and qualitative analytics
*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 responses.
* Demonstrable experience driving cost-savings with Lean Six
Sigma/Toyota Production System or other lean management system. *
Demonstrable professional writing expertise in both whitepapers and
executive presentations. * Experience or Passion for creating a
culture of Kaizen/Continuous Improvement. * 5+ years experience SQL
and Python for data workflows and analytics. * Familiarity or
Expertise in Agile SCRUM. * Experience or Passion for designing
data solutions in Amazon Web Solutions (AWS). * Awareness of
Decision Modeling and Decision Quality.
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
managers approval prior to posting.
Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is
9/10/20 by 11:59 pm CST time .