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Bank of the West Principal Business Intelligence Analyst in San Francisco, California

Principal Business Intelligence Analyst


At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Job Description Summary

Responsible for the overall design, implementation and

maintenance of the Business Intelligence (BI) infrastructure in the Group. Work

directly with business users and management to understand the needs, develop

and deliver business intelligence solutions to satisfy business goals and

strategic direction of the organization. Responsible for maintenance of the

most current documentation and enhancement roadmap. Directs the analysis and

creation of recommendations to optimize portfolio performance, product

optimization, banker profitability and efficiency by creating new tools for

reporting and analytics that will help guide the business toward responsible


Essential Job Functions

  • Design, develop, and deploy banker staffing model foreach channel in SME.

  • Perform quarterly staffing reviews with productionteams to help optimize staffing levels for improved efficiency and growth.

  • Design, develop and deploy banker P&L model for allchannels in SME.

  • Perform quarterly P&L reviews with productionleadership to help improve efficiency and growth.

  • “Productionalize” current KPI reports in an easy tounderstand format for key constituents SME Executive Leadership.

  • Support the use and deployment of current CRM platformand create “Sales Analysis” push messaging to production teams andexecutive leadership.

  • Analyzes financial projections related to new businessopportunities and other significant changes proposed to existing business.

  • Analyzes the results of new business and significantchanges subsequent to implementation.

  • Recommends strategic direction, new initiatives, andpotential enhancements to existing business activities, working inconjunction with product and line managers.

  • Develops mid-term and long-term goals and relatedmeasurement and reporting activities necessary to assess performance.

  • Presents recommendations to executive management.

  • Establishes research and monitoring tools.

  • Manages customer feedback data gathering andsynthesizes findings into actionable deliverables.

  • Establishes standard reporting, as well as ad-hocreporting.

  • Owns ongoing management reporting, including weekly,monthly, quarterly, and annual business reviews.

  • Ensures that data infrastructure, including technologyplatform, reporting tools and the data itself, is sufficiently robust tosupport the current and emerging needs of the department and division.

  • Entails staying abreast of relevant data projectsacross the bank, best practices across the industry, and relevant new technicalinnovations.

  • Manages the prioritization of analytics and reportingprojects, ensuring that projects are prioritized to support the bank's topbusiness objectives.

  • Responsible for the overall design, implementation andmaintenance of the BI Infrastructure in coordination with best practicesand infrastructure standards.

  • Assist in monitoring of the ETL process to ensureperformance of the system and security of the data.

  • Work with source system users to develop processes andprocedures for entering information into the Business Intelligence Datamartand ensure reliability of information entered.

  • Develop BI metadata and models for standard, ad-hocreporting, analysis and management dashboards .

  • Participate in user requirement gathering, leading theprototype for all BI initiatives.

  • Lead the internal review process of reports, ad-hocqueries built by business users and identify duplicate calculations,filters etc. that can be built in the DataMart.

  • Maintain appropriate documentation for datamart and BIplatform.

  • Mentor other team members, including consulting oroutsourced resources as needed on BI architecture best practices.

Other Job Duties

  • Assist report designers in report development, testing,production and maintenance.

  • Identify re-engineering opportunities through researchand analysis of business and system process inefficiencies to ensure thecompany maintains a competitive advantage with information.

  • Understand existing BI/Analytics related productswithin Bank of the West and research technology opportunities and industrytrends in order to advise internal clients on the applicability andutilization of technology.

  • Performs other duties as assigned


Required Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree (or foreign equivalent) in Computer science or Management Information Technology or related field

  • Requires 12 years minimum prior relevant experience; experience in the designing, creating and manipulation of large Datamarts

  • Requires highest knowledge and mastery of multiple job areas typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

  • Viewed as the leading expert and/or resource within the field by peers within and outside the organization.

  • Extensive experience in Data Modeling and Architecture.

  • Deep level of understanding of various relational database design concepts including relational and dimensional.

  • Experience with an Extract Transform and Load (ETL) tool.

  • Highly motivated individual with the ability to work effectively with business users and management to achieve business goals.

  • Ability to adapt quickly in a rapidly changing dynamic environment.

  • Detail oriented with excellent follow through.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank 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 / Veteran.

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 regulations.


Job: Accounting Finance

Location: United States-California-San Francisco

Requisition ID: 051575