BBVA Compass

  • LEAP Program - Data Track

    Posted Date 4 months ago(11/6/2018 2:53 PM)
    EOE Statement
    Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veterans.
  • Overview

    At BBVA, we are working to make banking better for everyone. That is where you come in. We are looking for smart, team oriented people who want to be part of a first-class workforce that gives people the tools they need to meet their financial goals, all while delivering an outstanding client experience. Learn more below.



    Learning. Evaluation. Application. Placement


    LEAP Program- Data Track

    The LEAP program recruits top talent from universities across the country and is made up of four components: Learning, Evaluation, Application and Placement. For the data focused track of the LEAP Program, we are looking for highly analytical individuals who have an interest in opportunities to help transform our global organization. Through extensive exposure to Retail and Commercial Banking, Risk Management, Business Development, Engineering, and other support areas, participants get a thorough overview of the entire bank. In addition to this broad perspective, participants will receive extensive Data Scientist job preparation and skills training.



    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in Business Analytics, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, MIS, Statistics, or related field with a graduation date of December 2018 or May 2019
    • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25
    • Working knowledge of Python or R
    • Experience with data analytics or data mining
    • This position requires the ability to work in a team and communicate ideas by means of spoken word in person, by phone, digitally and/or electronically
    • Authorized to work in the US without the need for employer-sponsored work authorization now or in the future

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Foreign language proficiency preferred
    • Strong leadership skills demonstrated through campus and community involvement as well as work experiences and involvement in extracurricular activities preferred



    The training program will take place at BBVA Compass corporate headquarters in Birmingham, Alabama. Placement is not guaranteed and will depend on open positions.  Placement is also subject to applicable company policies.


    Work Environment

    Most work is performed in an indoor, climate-controlled environment with occasional assignments outside the office. Standard business hours, weekdays only.


    About Our Bank

    BBVA Compass Bancshares, Inc. is a Sunbelt-based bank holding company whose principal subsidiary, BBVA Compass, operates 672 branches in Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, New Mexico, and Texas. BBVA Compass ranks among the top 25 largest U.S. commercial banks based on deposit market share and ranks among the largest banks in Alabama (2nd), Texas (4th) and Arizona (5th).

    BBVA Compass, BBVA Securities Inc., and BBVA S.A., New York Branch and its affiliates have a firm and unwavering policy to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to age, citizenship, color, disability, ethnic origin, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, nationality, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic predisposition, protected veteran status, or any other status or other classification protected by federal, state or local law. This policy includes all job groups, classifications and organizational units. With regard to employment, this policy extends to applicants and covers our recruiting, hiring, promotion, transfer, demotion, discipline, termination, benefits, compensation and training practices as well as social and recreational activities.



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