Global Risk MIS Analyst

  • icrunchdata Network
  • Austin County, TX, USA
  • Jul 22, 2021
Information Technology (IT)

Job Description

Common Purpose, Uncommon Opportunity. Everyone at Visa works with one goal in mind – making sure that Visa is the best way to pay and be paid, for everyone everywhere . This is our global vision and the common purpose that unites the entire Visa team. As a global payments technology company, tech is at the heart of what we do. . Our VisaNet network is capable of handling over 65,000 transaction messages per second for people and businesses around the world, enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash and checks. We are also global advocates for financial inclusion, working with partners around the world to help those who lack access to financial services join the global economy. Visa’s sponsorships, including the Olympics and FIFA™ World Cup, celebrate teamwork, diversity, and excellence throughout the world. If you have a passion to make a difference in the lives of people around the world, Visa offers an uncommon opportunity to build a strong, thriving career. Visa is fueled by our team of talented employees who continuously raise the bar on delivering the convenience and security of digital currency to people all over the world. Join our team and find out how Visa is everywhere you want to be. Job Description Job Summary The Risk MIS team has a simple mission: we turn massive amounts of data into actionable insights that ensure seamless, secure commerce experiences across Visa’s physical and digital eco-system. Our analytic and data professionals deliver on this mission by implementing data based solutions, analysis and insights targeted at maintaining security, reducing fraud rates and preserving the integrity of the largest payment processing network in the world. Data analytics is a critical pillar of the Risk organization and, as such, this position is an essential component of delivering against the promise and security of the Visa brand. To be successful, you will use strong analytical skills, contextual business sense and a creative flair to solve real world challenges for Visa and our clients. Your expertise and insights will serve as a beacon to guide business decisions based on data. Responsibilities The Analyst role is responsible for executing on analytics and reporting initiatives which deliver data-driven insights to internal and external stakeholders, including Visa executives, issuing banks, acquirers, processors and merchants. This work includes delivering aesthetically pleasing technical assets on a regular basis as well as ad-hoc, custom analyses. The ability to balance a holistic global point of view with customized regional perspectives is crucial to success. Through collaboration with our client facing teams and functional leaders, you will bring data and insights to bear which deliver mutual, tangible value to Visa and our clients by way of improved payment security. You must be able to work both independently and as part of a team to deliver on a dynamic set of needs in a fast-paced environment. Specific responsibilities include: - Perform in-depth analysis and deliver insights on global initiatives and cross regional priorities - Cultivate and maintain a suite of reporting and intelligence assets that are easy to understand, well socialized and intuitive - Compare client performance against industry best practices; inject new perspectives with a shrewd eye toward identifying performance and/or profitability improvement opportunities. - Craft meaningful presentations and insights from complex data with content that clearly presents opportunities in an accurate, understandable and engaging manner - Identify macro business and market trends that guide areas of future analysis - Build an understanding of Visa’s products and services and work with more senior team members to craft client engagement strategies that yield financial and performance benefits - Cultivate cross-functional partnerships, building relationship capital that facilitates the advancement of holistic/strategic initiatives - Maintain a high degree of curiosity: focus on getting to the root of a problem and proactively answering questions which arise from analytical exercises Qualifications Basic: 2 or more years of work experience with a Bachelor’s Degree or an Advanced Degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD, or PhD) Preferred: This position demands an energetic analyst who can bring high quality insights to bear and deliver them in a compelling way to drive business value. Expertise in risk, payments, or analytics is required. More specifically: - 2-3 years of progressive success in roles of increasing responsibility - 2 years working in analytics, risk, management consulting, strategic operations or insight delivery - 2 years of coding experience in Hive, Python, SQL, Spark - 2 years of experience with Tableau or other data visualization tools (Tableau highly desirable) - Possess a relentless curiosity and result-driven mindset coupled with strong problem solving skills and an ability to break down complex problems and propose alternative, new ways of thinking. - Strongly skilled at manipulating and integrating data from a variety of sources - Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal skills are required. This isn’t just about data – it’s about delivering insights - Be comfortable working virtually with teams across the globe from different time zones. - Visa experience or knowledge of the payments industry is highly desirable - Risk operations or Risk analytics experience or similar quantitative business responsibility for financial or operational performance highly desirable - A 4 year college degree advanced quantitative or technical degree is highly desirable Additional Information Visa is an EEO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Visa will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law. This position will be performed in an office setting. The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers, and reach with hands and arms. This position requires the incumbent to be available during core business hours This position requires the incumbent to travel for work 0% of the time Work Authorization: Authorization to work in the US is a precondition of employment for this position. Visa will not sponsor applicants for work visas in connection with this position. No relocation will be provided for this position.

Job ID

Visa, Inc.