Business Systems Analyst, Actuarial

Location: Los Angeles, CA, United States
Date Posted: 06-13-2018
Business Systems Analyst, Actuarial 
Full Time
Out of State (Amazing Opportunity)
Purpose:
Working at our company is more than just a job. We provide a strong portfolio of fixed annuity product solutions designed to meet consumers' retirement accumulation and income needs. We help people retire with grace and dignity.
Accountabilities:
Supports medium to large complex projects involving ambiguity and risk encompassing multiple cross-functional business areas.
Facilitates and leads interviews with business and technology stakeholders to coordinate comprehensive needs and potential interdependencies.
Participates in analysis efforts, user story creation, requirements creation.
Analyzes business problems and makes recommendations for creative solutions.   
Facilitates, prioritizes, and proposes business process re-designs to maximize process results.
Participates in vendor requests for information or proposals (RFI/RFPs).
Embraces change and provides encouragement to guide others through change; manages conflict.
Fosters relationships across multiple business and technology areas.
Increases business acumen and awareness of best practices to continuously improve business analysis capabilities.

Qualifications and Experience:
3+ years of progressive responsibility & successful business system analysis experience, preferably with Actuarial Data
Strong functional SQL skills
Familiarity with Annuities and strong documentation skills
Python experience is a plus
Proficient in business analysis concepts (business process modeling (BPM), context diagrams, use cases, user stories).
Proficient in some facets of Project Management and SDLC processes; awareness of agile/iterative approaches.
Experience using Microsoft Excel & Access
Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Management Information Systems or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
FLMI preferred.
 
NOTE: Successful candidate will be required to complete a pre-employment background check.
 
Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, marital status, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
 
About Us
We are driven to do more. More for our customers and the financial professionals who offer our products. If you are driven to do more and love the challenge of pursuing more, were your kind of company.  And you will find we offer more than the basics to create a diverse and dynamic work environment at our various locations.
 
Based on your location you will experience a unique blend of:
Benefits to meet individual needs including, but not limited to, a 401(k) plan with up to 5% company match and immediate vesting, paid time off, nine paid holidays, job-related tuition reimbursement, medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance.
Career development opportunities including a formal Mentoring Program, Leadership Development Program, self-guided trainings, and periodic Lunch & Learns.

Amenities that include a business casual environment with casual Fridays, in house coffee bar, lunch provided 3 days per week or an on-site café, ergonomic desks, on-site fitness facility.

Volunteer opportunities to give back to the community, company-sponsored volunteer events throughout the year, individual non-profit volunteer time that can earn grant money, and non-profit matching gift program.
 

Mary Avikians
Client Services Manager
JBA International, LLC
1192 N. Lake Avenue, Pasadena, CA  91104
Direct: 626-204-6914
E-mail: mary@jba.com
www.jba.com
 
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