Analyst

  • 34461
  • Non-Life - Data Science
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  • New York, United States
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  • Dec 12, 2018
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Analyzes, and documents business requirements.
  • Identifies and resolves production and/or applications development problems.
  • Reviews project request describing user needs.
  • Studies existing data handling systems to evaluate effectiveness and develops new systems to improve production or workflow as required.
  • Specifies in detail logical and/or mathematical operations to be performed by various equipment units and/or comprehensive computer programs, and operations to be performed personnel in system.
  • Estimates time and cost required to accomplish project.
  • Determines if project requires creating series of new programs or modifying that access data stored in databases.
  • Leads and/or attends specification meeting with project team workers to determine scope and limitations of project.
  • Designs and codes reports.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s degree in math, actuarial, computer science or business administration preferred.
  • 0-3 years of relevant experience.
  • Strong inter-personal and communication skills; capable of mentoring staff, acting as a vendor liaison, making presentations/leading meetings, and working closely with management.
  • Ability to solve problems quickly and completely.
  • Ability to identify tasks which require automation and automate them.
  • A solid understanding of a computer technologies and the direction of new technologies.
  • Ability to plan and organize effectively.
  • A solid understanding of the insurance and reinsurance and how technology can be applied to improve the business process.
  • Maintains confidentiality of company-sensitive data.
  • Keeps manager informed of activities and situations, which will impact the achievement of corporate, and department goals and objectives.
  • Performs other related duties as required to achieve the goals and objectives of the company and department.
  • Ability to use database reporting tool.
  • Must have strong development life-cycle experience.
  • Must have experience writing specifications for complex computer systems.
  • Has demonstrated the ability to develop detailed documentation relating to a business solution.
  • Must have worked as an insurance business analyst.
  • Must have experience with a high level programming language in the development and delivery of complex software projects.
  • Must have the ability to communicate clearly, concisely to non-technical audiences.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects with changing priorities and meet challenging deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Mastery of all Microsoft Office applications and Outlook.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and great attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills.
  • Experience working with consultants and vendors.
  • Experience with Crystal, Business Object, or equivalent report development tool.