Ally Strategy Analyst in Lewisville, Texas

Position Description

Reporting to the Manager of Asset Management Strategy, this position's primary responsibilities will include strategy development and performance analysis to optimize portfolio results.

The ideal candidate must be passionate about delivering results, must be an innovative and strategic thinker, willing to challenge status quo, can learn quickly, is self-motivated, detail oriented, and can sift through voluminous amounts of information to pinpoint which items are relevant to understanding Business results. They will be able to apply knowledge of business and balanced judgment in interpretation of data (analytics). This position will be focused on strategies supporting Collection and/or Loss Mitigation activities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide analytical and data support in the review of strategy tests and current operations

  • Analyze monthly operating results and monthly variances; identify problems and research potential recommendations for corrective actions

  • Perform portfolio analytics, special projects, drill --down analysis and other duties as needed

  • Apply sound control processes into daily/weekly/monthly processes to effectively identify, assess and manage risk

  • Maintain code logic to pull, sanitize, aggregate, conform, and produce operational and portfolio-level reports accurately

  • Collaboratively work with matrix & vendor partners to ensure alignment with strategic imperatives

  • Perform special analytics projects and other duties as assigned

  • Interface with various stakeholders within asset performance, credit risk, finance and strategy and analytics organizations to provide timely and accurate analysis

  • Able to deliver accurate results within expected deadlines


  • Bachelor degree

  • Experience and knowledge of consumer financing industry (e.g. auto, card, mortgage etc.)

  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of data mining and analytical techniques

  • Candidate should possess outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Minimum 2 years of practical experience working with large datasets with SAS and/or SQL knowledge

  • Quick learner and has demonstrated ability to initiate, develop and execute small to medium scale projects

  • Work well within a team of analysts and collaborate with individuals with technical and non-technical backgrounds

  • Candidate must have strong attention to detail

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to effectively present material


  • BS or BA in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Information Technology or related field

  • 3+ years' experience in similar or equivalent position

  • Basic knowledge of statistics and models

  • Experience in automotive or financial services industry

  • Advanced knowledge in developing analysis queries and procedures in SAS and/or SQL

Ally Overview

Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE: ALLY) is a leading digital financial services company and a top 25 U.S. financial holding company offering financial products for consumers, businesses, automotive dealers and corporate clients. Ally's legacy dates back to 1919, and the company was redesigned in 2009 with a distinctive brand, innovative approach and relentless focus on its customers. Ally has an award-winning online bank (member FDIC), one of the largest full service auto finance operations in the country, a complementary auto-focused insurance business, a growing digital wealth management and online brokerage platform, and a trusted corporate finance business offering capital for equity sponsors and middle-market companies.

Business Unit/Enterprise Function

Ally Auto works directly with dealers nationwide to provide one of the most comprehensive suites of auto financing products and services in the industry. Ally offers new and used vehicle inventory financing, consumer financing, leasing, commercial loans and vehicle remarketing services. As a full-service provider, Ally understands dealer needs and is committed to helping them maximize sales and profitability. With nearly 100 years of industry experience, our employees' expertise allows us to provide our customers with the highest level of service, providing value that helps dealers build brands, better serve customers and stay ahead of the competition. Ally is also a full spectrum auto servicing organization that includes value streams from customer care to remarketing, and many support areas. It is a fast-paced, challenging and collaborative working environment. Our employees are focused on consistently delivering a superior customer experience.

Total Rewards

Ally's compensation program offers market-competitive base pay and pay-for-performance incentives (bonuses) based on achieving personal and company goals. Plus, we have a flexible paid-time-off program including time off for volunteer opportunities. Ally's Total Rewards Program is designed to enrich your life at work -- and outside of it and includes:

  • Industry-leading 401K retirement savings plan with matching and company contributions

  • Wellness program encouraging healthy living with financial rewards

  • Flexible health insurance options including dental and vision

  • Pre-tax Health Savings Account with generous employer contributions

  • Pre-tax commuter benefits

  • Other work-life integration benefits including parental and caregiver leave, adoption assistance, backup child and adult/elder day care program, child care discounts, tuition reimbursement, LifeMatters® Employee Assistance Program, subsidized and discounted Weight Watchers® program and other employee discount programs

Ally is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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: Strategy Analyst

Company: Ally Financial Inc.

Category: Finance

BU Function: Auto

Requisition ID: 17-5565