Business Strategy Analyst Senior in San Antonio, TX

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

United Services Automobile Association   •  

San Antonio, TX 78201

Industry: Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 33 days ago

Purpose of Job

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

  • 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.
  • 6 or more years of experience in data/analytics, strategy consulting, or related business experience, OR 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.


  • 2 years of prior experience in banking.
  • 2 years of prior experience in financial services.
  • 2 years prior experience in risk management.

Valid Through: 2019-11-12