Manager

  • 38792
  • Life - Data Science
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  • North Carolina, United States
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  • Jan 5, 2021
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Understand and anticipate the business objectives of the supported team, how the software platforms contribute to those objectives, how that contribution is measured.
  • Coordinate and work closely with business teams to collect the business requirements, define the solution, define and perform a testing strategy
  • Ensure systems availability and quality of service for end-users, manage incident process, provide IT assistance when needed
  • Contribute to global architecture definition and proper integration of modelling solutions in IT landscape
  • Manage software development projects to ensure fulfillment of business requirements, quality, on-time delivery, adherence to best practices for design, development and testing, and compliance with SDLC lifecycles and SOX controls
  • Proactively suggest improvements in the platform, both from a technical and business perspective. Active participation in design meetings to gather/document software testing requirements from business units
  • Proactively provide advice and guidance and report to respective CEOs on matters relating to IT security, performance and optimization. Provide IT expertise in relation to preparation of related materials for Boards, Committees and CBI.
  • Self-management and accountability for completing project deliverables upon project timelines.
  • Proactively and periodically reports to the management line proper visibility on the application
  • Provide high level scope estimation and sizing estimates for business planning purposes.
  • Develop the quality assurance requirements and strategies that span the product development life cycle. Prepare and implement QA plans that include project documentation reviews, functional and systems testing
  • Develop career paths, skills, and conduct performance reviews
  • Travel, predominantly within Europe, will be a routine part of the role.
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QUALIFICATIONS
  • 8+ years of experience participating in the software development lifecycle on systems which directly support business initiatives, with architecture and integration components
  • 5+ years of experience with Prophet (more specifically Prophet Enterprise, ideally in Cloud environment)
  • Experience with Moses and AXIS, whilst not essential, would be an advantage
  • Be client-oriented and engaged to meet deadlines
  • Proven experience working with actuaries
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated problem-solving and strong analytical skills
  • Multinational experience with Agile Methodologies such as Scrum
  • A bachelor’s degree in information services management, computer science, applied mathematics or related fields, or equivalent work experience