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Ally Sr Portfolio Risk Data Analyst in Lewisville, Texas

Position Description

The Data Risk Analyst serves as the vanguard of the Portfolio Risk Analytics team and will be primarily responsible for developing an intimate understanding of the data and associated metrics that PRA uses. The Data Risk Analyst will be the primary liaison for data related questions and analysis, and will have opportunities to develop new processes and reporting.

Job Responsibilities

  • Build portfolio Trends for Ally Auto finance cutting across Originations and Servicing

  • Create and maintain reporting tools in a wide variety of programs in order to analyze and monitor asset quality and financial data

  • Communicate across cross functional teams to acquire and consolidate necessary information

  • Work in conjunction with other team members to create pertinent and informative analysis

  • Assist in the creation of storyboards and presentations to provide guidance to C-Level executives via business reviews

  • Provide meaningful data insights and support AD-Hoc analyses as required

  • Promote a strong risk culture by using constructive dissent to appropriately challenge using data and analysis.



  • Must have a positive attitude and a willingness to learn

  • Candidate must have strong communication skills, especially with regards to explaining data

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics , Mathematics, Computer Science or other quantitative fields

  • Comfort with extracting, manipulating, and presenting large volumes of data

  • Strong programming ability in SAS, SQL and using associated tools (E.G., macros, etc.)

  • Experienced in use of Data Warehousing associated tools (Hadoop, SQL, etc.)

  • Familiar with reporting tools using data visualization and BI software (Cognos, Power BI, Tableau, etc.)

  • Good analytical , problem-solving and organizational skills

  • Candidate must have strong attention to detail


  • Advanced knowledge of programming languages ( SAS, SQL)

  • Understanding of risk management concepts and key performance drivers within consumer lending portfolios

  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office tools, including Excel, PowerPoint, Word a plus

  • 3-5 years of Consumer Finance industry experience, (e.g. auto, card, mortgage etc.)

Business Unit Description

Portfolio Risk Analytics (PRA) serves as the premier watchdog for senior management. PRA is comprised of individuals from diverse backgrounds across the Financial Services spectrum, with extensive experience in a multitude of industries. As the eyes and ears of Consumer Asset Management (CAM), we interact with a wide variety of business partners across the organization in order to monitor, analyze, and identify risk.

Ally Overview

Ally Financial Inc. is a leading automotive financial services company powered by a top direct banking franchise with the opportunity, experience and people to redefine the industry.

Ally's automotive services business offers a full suite of financing products and services, including new and used vehicle inventory and consumer financing, leasing, inventory insurance, commercial loans and vehicle remarketing services. Ally Bank, the company's direct banking subsidiary and member FDIC, offers an array of deposit products, including certificates of deposit, savings accounts, money market accounts, IRA deposit products and interest checking. Ally's Commercial Finance unit provides financing to middle-market companies across a broad range of industries.

Total Rewards Information

Ally's compensation program offers market-competitive base pay and bonus pay potential based on achieving personal and company goals. Plus, we have a flexible paid-time-off program with an emphasis on work-life balance. Ally offers a variety of benefits to protect your health and well-being, provide financial security and balance your work/life needs including:

  • Industry-leading 401K Retirement Savings Plan including Matching and Company Contributions

  • Comprehensive wellness program and wellness rewards to help you reach your personal health goals

  • Flexible health insurance options including dental and vision

  • Pre-tax health savings, dependent care and commuter transit accounts

  • Life and disability benefits

  • Other work/life benefits including tuition reimbursement, adoption assistance, weight watchers and employee discount programs.

We extend equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy status, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic disposition or any other reason protected by law.

Job Title: Sr Portfolio Risk Data Analyst

Company: Ally Financial Inc.

Category: Portfolio Management

BU Function: Auto

Experience Level: Experienced

Requisition ID: 19-5424