Associate Actuary

  • 33175
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • California, United States
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  • Dec 7, 2017
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Initiate and conduct multi-channel discussions with various stakeholders including Product Design, ALM, Valuation and others to understand business requirements and to develop solutions.
  • Proactively evaluate and recommend modeling strategies and potential approaches, to find solutions that best address business needs.
  • Adopt the company principles and requirements pertaining to Model Risk Management and Assumption Governance by supporting company activities around model risk, model documentation, model consistency and transparency.
  • Lead the continued enhancement of the Moses models.
  • Provide guidance, coaching and development opportunities to your staff.
  • Support independent periodic model review initiatives.
  • Support Ad-hoc projects as needed.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Actuarial Science, mathematics, finance, computer science or other quantitative related fields is preferred.
  • Fellow of Society of Actuaries (FSA) and Member of American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA)
  • 7 or more years of actuarial experience, including at least 3 years in annuity modeling.
  • Strong knowledge of valuation requirements, financial reporting and accounting principles.
  • Strong quantitative, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong ability to develop solutions by collaborating with multiple business partners; customer focus
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proven experience working with C++, Excel and VBA, as well as SQL. Knowledge of Python, R, Matlab, or grid computing would be advantageous.
  • Experience in actuarial modeling systems such as Moses, MG-ALFA or Prophet is strongly preferred.
  • Prior management experience is preferred.