Data Analyst


At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

This contributor within the Decision Analytics team will use his/her skills and talents in analytics, data science, and reporting to optimize operations here at U.S. Bank.  S/he will employ data analysis to influence decisions focused on improving operational processes and fraud prevention. 
  • Create and implement analytics capabilities, perform business intelligence analyses, and implement other predictive methodologies.
  • Uncover opportunities for process improvements and challenge the status quo.
  • Influence adoption of analytics and insights; turning data into decisions.  Prepare cost/benefit analyses. 
  • Take in general, high level business needs and develop analytics-driven solutions that may be beyond what the requestor envisioned possible.
  • Assist in the transformation from many manual, Excel-based data review processes to analytics-driven automated processes.
  • Monitor process sustainability after implementation.
  • Create analytics-based recommendations, creating visualizations of data/analytics as warranted.
  • Build strong partnerships with peers and internal partners.
  • Develop and deliver information for the front line teams, striking the balance between reporting too little and too much.
  • Assist in building a database from scratch.
Ideal Candidate Is
  • Drawn to challenges; analytical, and solution-oriented.  Able to extract, collect, organize, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets.
  • Perpetually curious, collaborative, driven, adaptable, and decisive.
  • Able to identify and resolve ambiguity.
  • Highly engaged in process improvement.
  • Presents in a way that simplifies the complex.
  • Someone who thrives in dynamic work environments and remains poised under pressure.
  • Someone who has proven experience overcoming barriers.
  • A strong communicator; able to adapt his/her style to suit the person or situation.
  • Someone who challenges assumptions.
  • Unflappable; able to quickly adjust to changing priorities while maintaining attention to detail and meeting deadlines.


Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent work experience in relevant field
  • Four to seven years of experience in analytics and/or data science
  • Thorough knowledge of data science
  • Strong problem solving skills. 
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills, especially Microsoft Office applications
Preferred Skills/Experience
  • Experience in advanced analytics and statistics
  • Experience in the creation of a SQL database, and querying and manipulation of data within it
  • Experience with Business Intelligence solutions (such as SharePoint Power BI
  • Demonstrated project management skills


Business Ops Analysis

Primary Location

United States


1st - Daytime

Average Hours Per Week