Purpose of Job
USAAs 10-week, summer internship program offers college students
the chance to discover what its like to work at a Fortune 100
company and leading financial services organization. Our interns
deliver innovative solutions to real business challenges, and build
enduring relationships with their manager and an assigned mentor.
While gaining insight into the service of the military community
and USAAs noble mission, interns are immediately part of USAAs
collaborative culture. Spend your summer at USAA and gain a career
where you can make a difference!
Our 2020 summer internship program will start on May 24, 2021
and last through July 30, 2021. To be eligible, you must be a
college student during the time of the internship program.
Summary: Provide decision support for business areas across the
enterprise. Staff in this area will be responsible for applying
mathematical and statistical techniques and/or innovative
/quantitative analytical approaches to draw conclusions and make
'insight to action' recommendations to answer business objectives
and drive change. The essence of work performed by the Decision
Science Analyst involves gathering, manipulating and synthesizing
data (e.g., attributes, transactions, behaviors, etc.), models and
other relevant information to draw conclusions and make
recommendations resulting in implementable strategies.
Tasks: Performs professional duties in support of operations for
the functional area assigned. Applies foundational functional
knowledge to produce work deliverables in support of departmental
initiatives. Manages limited departmental projects and/or
participates as a project resource on larger initiatives.
Identifies opportunities and facilitates basic improvements to
processes and systems. Performs routine tasks under direct
supervision and within established procedures and guidelines. May
interact with clients for technical requests to understand
requirements and limitations in different phases of project
lifecycle to include research, testing and implementation.
Minimum Education: Pursuing a bachelors degree or higher at a
4-year accredited university Graduation date cannot be prior to the
end of the internship
Minimum Work Experience: 0 to 2 years of related experience and
accountability for simple to moderately complex tasks and/or
projects required. Foundational and conceptual knowledge of the
function/discipline and demonstrated application of knowledge,
skills and abilities towards work products required. Foundational
level of business acumen in the areas of the business operations,
industry practices and emerging trends required.