Financial Risk Analyst I (Business Intelligence & Data Science)

Location: VA Vienna - Headquarters Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Description

Employee Perks

Why You Will Love Being Part of the Navy Federal Team:

*Competitive compensation with opportunities for annual raises, promotions, and bonus potential
*Best-in-Class Benefits! (7% 401k match / Pension plan / Tuition reimbursement / Great insurance options)
*On-site amenities include fitness center, wellness center, cafeteria, etc. at Pensacola, FL; Vienna, VA and Winchester, VA campuses
*Consistently Awarded Top Workplace
*Nationally recognized training department by TRAINING Magazine
*An employee-focused, diverse, and service-oriented workplace environment

Basic Purpose

The Lending Analytics Business Intelligence and Data Science team is seeking a leader who enjoys transforming data into insights! The ideal candidate has a passion for data analysis, technology and helping people leverage technology to transform business and reporting processes. As a Financial Risk Analyst, you will be part of a dynamic cross-functional team that is responsible for providing analysis of lending product performance within a risk framework including new business, portfolio management, loss mitigation, and developing innovative reporting and analysis solutions to support the achievement of strategic risk management goals.


• Building partnerships with business units and developing technical solutions for reporting and analytic needs
• Participating in the full life cycle of a project including requirements, prototyping, design, development, testing and implementation
• Assessing data flow processes and identifying areas for further automation and optimization
• Leading working sessions with dynamic cross-functional team to develop dashboards
• Performing data profiling and data blending by combining data from multiple data sources using SQL, SAS, SPSS, JMP, R, Python, Tableau or Power BI
• Developing accurate and insightful visualizations for dashboards
• Preparing data, reports, agenda and themes for strategic risk management (SRM) presentations
• Nimble problem solving and willingness to do “whatever it takes” to deliver business value quickly
• Leading training sessions for business users and teammates
• Researching and reading about new technology in business intelligence and machine learning


• Minimum of 3 years experience developing analytics reporting solutions using Tableau, Power BI or other business intelligence and dashboard design software
• Minimum of 3 years experience writing SQL for report development and optimizing query performance
• Lending product knowledge and experience in at least one product including credit cards, consumer loans, education lending and/or mortgage and equity
• Experience in statistics, modeling, machine learning, forecasting and cost benefit analysis
• Knowledge of data transformation, modeling and/or ETL tools such as SAS, SPSS, JMP, R, Python, Tableau Prep or Alteryx
• Ability to use various data analysis techniques to collect, explore, and identify the right data to be visualized in a business intelligence tool
• Creative mind and eye for design with prior UX/UI experience and knowledge of reporting and dashboard best practices and visualization standards
• Ability to perform data discovery, validation and find patterns and relationships in data
• Organizational skills and the ability to multi-task by prioritizing assignments and working independently to ensure work is completed on schedule and
• BS Degree in Finance, Computer Science or related field
• Desired: Advanced Degree in Data Analytics, Computer Science or related field

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm

Location: 820 Follin Lane SE, Vienna, VA 22180

Equal Employment Opportunity

Navy Federal values, celebrates, and enacts diversity in the workplace.  Navy Federal takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans.  EOE/AA/M/F/Veteran/Disability


Navy Federal reserves the right to fill this role at a higher/lower grade level based on business need.

Bank Secrecy Act

Remains cognizant of and adheres to Navy Federal policies and procedures, and regulations pertaining to the Bank Secrecy Act.