Santander Bank, NA Business Intelligence Analyst II in Boston, Massachusetts

Business Intelligence Analyst II - 1803835



Position Overview

The mission of the Internal Audit Division is to provide independent, objective assurance and consulting services designed to add value and improve operations. Within Internal Audit, Data Analytics team partners with other audit teams to assess the risks and operational effectiveness of the business units in Santander Holdings USA. The Auditor II – Business Intelligence will focus on identifying key risks and performing data analysis using data mining and visualization techniques that allow for an in-depth review of business processes, performance, and risk metrics.


  • Coaching and developing team members in technical analytic skills.

  • Performing data analysis using tools like SAS/SQL/ACL/R in support of internal audit procedures

  • Identifying aspects of a business process that need further investigation

  • Developing an understanding of trends in data and identifying anomalies

  • Assessing data quality and outliers in large populations

  • Meeting with process owners for understanding key risks, controls, systems, and data sources

  • Expanding the work on audit engagements to encompass on-going data driven monitoring techniques

  • Developing data visualizations and presentations that enhance the understanding and value for the consumers

  • Documenting the results of analytic procedures in a narrative format that is easy to understand for non-technical consumers

  • Developing quantitative measures for the impact of identified business issues




  • Typically has 3 to 5+ years of experience performing data analysis, statistical and/or modeling using data analytics tools like SAS, SQL, R, Python and/or ACL, internal controls, and/or external/internal financial audit

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Data Science, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics, or related study

  • Ability to analyze large, complex data sets in order to identify common themes and solutions

  • Inquisitive nature, resourceful, and an ability to seek out information

  • Understanding of data reconciliation requirements, including the identification, evaluation, and resolution of data anomalies

  • Understanding of data governance concepts

  • Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation creation tools, as well as Internet research tools

  • Problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment

  • Experience working in teams and in a team environment that is process-oriented and deadline-driven.

  • Proven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including ability to communicate information

Preferred Skills

  • At least 2 to 4 years of progressive experience in Internal Audit

  • Certified in SAS, ACL and/or SAS, ACL programming experience

  • Proficiency in statistical data analysis or modeling languages (R, Python, etc.)

  • Experience using data visualization tools (Excel, SAS Visual Analytics, Power BI, Tableau, etc.)

  • Experience using business intelligence (BI) software and developing dashboard analytics

  • CISA, CDMP certifications or interest in obtaining a certification in one of these disciplines

Job : Internal Audit
Primary Location : Massachusetts-BOSTON


Organization : Internal Audit US (SSY_8880)
Schedule : Full-time
Job Posting : Jun 7, 2018, 1:26:30 PM