What sets Bank of
the West apart from other banks is our team members–they embody the optimistic
spirit of the West. There is a spirit here that drives us to do more. Our team
of more than 10,000 employees is vital to the success of our Bank. They reflect
our modern western values—straightforward, entrepreneurial and optimistic. We
seek to create a corporate culture that fosters and rewards excellence,
encourages creative thinking and respects diversity – an environment where team
members are engaged, supportive of one another and enthusiastic about serving
our customers. Bank of the West offers the stability of a company that has a
135 year history and is part of BNP Paribas, a European leader in global
banking and financial services and one of the 6 strongest banks in the world.
We offer opportunities across our diverse business lines – Retail Banking,
Commercial Banking, National Finance, and Wealth Management.
Job Description Summary
Data Analyst focused on user engagement, you’ll support user advocacy through user
trainings, hosting office hours with varied level of users, gather business
requirements and perform data analysis to answer questions on Retail KPIs and help
build tools that drive key business processes for Retail Banking including but
not limited to Sales Management, Operational Excellence and Digital Engagement
as well as Customer Analytics.
In this role you
will collaborate with upper management teams and business users ranging from
branch level employees to executives to identify reporting needs, to develop
report contents coordinating with subject matter experts, create functional
business requirements documentation, manages the review cycles, and supports
Senior Reporting Analysts to ensure timely submission of the technical specs
for Business Requirements and data mapping.
Essential Job Functions
As the person that
everyone goes to when they have a data or reporting need, the analyst needs to
- Create, distribute, and manage various Senior
Management and Board level reports with mulitple or various function focus.
Executes procedures to ensure all reports and supporting documents are
completed accurately and within required timeframes.
- Ability to facilitate, coordinate and elicit reporting
requirements from multiple stakeholders.
Perform source system data mining and analysis in support of Business
requirements analysis and documentation, user acceptance testing in support of
new code implementation,
- Partners with subject matter experts to extract,
filter, and aggregate data using logical queries and basic programming.
Constructs data metrics, statistics, and analyses. Provide trend analysis
through the data analysis. Conducts the layout of information/data, including
use of infographics. Formats reports and presentation materials into
established templates and style guides.
- Quickly comprehends a full understanding of our data
ecosystem from source/process/data store to data modeling to tools that
interact with data (SQL/BI tools) to accurate consolidation of data. Understand
structured vs. non-structured data. Translates the comprehension to visually
story telling with facts in an effort to bring about change.
- Maintains data files, archives, and documents library
as well as manages the version control, updates, and approvals of key documents
(e.g., policies, procedures, and audit plans).
- Always seek to support new initiatives or other
automation efforts. Participates in scrums and help maintain project workflow
- Partners with
managers to help stakeholders get facts for decision making.
- Lead user
training and demos of the automation efforts, user documentation and user
- May participate in various special projects.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
- Business Requirements Functional documentation.
- SQL to build database structure and/or to pull data for
analysis and storytelling.
- Various flavors of RDBMS - Oracle, Teradata, SQL
- Experience with Data Warehouse concepts and
- BI & Analytics tools – Conceptual knowledge of
current industry trends in Business Intelligence and report development using
OBIEE Analysis/BI publisher or Tableau, SAS, Qlikview, Thoughtspot etc.
- May have practical knowledge of project management.
- Requires 3-5 years minimum or prior relevant experience in Data Analytics.
Degree in Decision Sciences, IS, IT, Engineering, Computer Science or any other
similar field plus experience.
Field of Experience
- Working knowledge of Big Data concept and current
industry standards in data mining, visualization and predictive analytics
- Hands-on knowledge of Hadoop/R and others
- Experience working in a business group (Strategy, Finance,
Operations, Marketing) as a data/technical expert.
- Banking, Financial Services, Marketing &
- Data Management, Decision Support and Predictive
- Customer, Financial, Marketing Analysis
- Business Intelligence Development
We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, at this time we are not able to sponsor visas for this current position.
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal
employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status
protected by applicable law. Bank of
the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled
Bank of the West will consider for employment
qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair
Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and
Primary Location: United States-California-San RamonJob Type: Full-timeJob: Operations