1+ months

Sr Business Systems Analyst - Actuarial IT

Brighthouse Financial
Charlotte, NC 28277
  • Job Code
Req Id: 2742
Job location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28277

Brighthouse Financial is on a mission to help people achieve financial security. As one of the largest providers of annuities and life insurance in the U.S., we specialize in products designed to help people protect what they've earned and ensure it lasts. We are built on a foundation of experience and knowledge, which allows us to keep our promises and provide the value they deserve.

At Brighthouse Financial, we're fostering a culture where diverse backgrounds and experiences are celebrated, and different ideas are heard and respected. We believe that by creating an inclusive workplace, we're better able to attract and retain our talent, provide valuable solutions that meet the needs of our advisors and their clients, and deliver on our mission of helping more people achieve financial security. We're se eking passionate, high-performing team member to join us. Sound like you? Read on.

How this Role Contributes to Brighthouse Financial:

Brighthouse Financial's Business System Analysts (BSA) are key roles within the Technology organization, part of a team managing the complex interrelationships of a broad portfolio of 3rd party systems integrators and platforms ensuring successful deployment and ongoing support of complex designs and multi-faceted platform interoperations. BSAs work in partnership with Solution Owners, business leaders and other stakeholders to facilitate all IT and SaaS domains to ensure integrity of systems at the overall solution level. The Senior Lead BSA will be accountable for synthesizing and presenting business requirements as part of the development and deployment of automation solutions working closely with our solution owners, test execution partners, and supporting teams. This position requires strong process-oriented discipline, with data, systems and applications and architectural domain expertise. The Sr Lead BSA will need to effectively and efficiently build cross-domain relationships and partner with many matrix team members and groups.

This position will be part of our Actuarial IT team supporting the automation needs or our Actuarial group. Project scope will be for end to end solutions across platforms including requirements for the models, sourcing and transforming data from policy admin systems, valuation and reserve reporting, projections and more. Therefore, it is essential to have a deep understanding of key IT disciplines (architecture, BSA, data integration, Service Management, Vendor Management) and have a keen ability to work in a matrixed way with technical and business leaders and stakeholders. The Sr Lead BSA will understand the implications of governance (data, security, compliance) and can operate and deliver solutions in both tactical and strategic manners keeping an eye on meeting current needs while adhering to a long-term strategic roadmap.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Deliver detailed technical business analysis for enterprise solutions.
  • Synthesize and produce requirements, both functional and non-functional, achieve business sign off and development team acceptance. Ensure requirement traceability into testing and provide oversight for complete test coverage.
  • Maintain a productive working relationship with all business, technology partners and third-party vendors in assigned enterprise space.
  • Provide subject matter expertise to the organization continuously improving adoption and maturity of holistic service management disciplines.
  • Follow through to completion all assigned tasks from enterprise and project leaders throughout the software solution standup and ongoing lifecycle.
  • Lead resolution groups and analysis for production issues encountered post deployment.
  • Ensure implementations achieve business and technology requirements.

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:
  • 8+ years of formal on the job business systems analysis experience and training
  • Experience writing Business Requirement Documents (BRD), Functional Requirement Documents (FRD), Data Requirement Documents, Source to Target Mapping Documents (S2T)
  • Self-driven ability to understand, uncover, resolve and recommend options to solve complex business issues with technology solutions
  • Software development methodology experience (agile and/or waterfall)
  • Advanced management of requirement development, testing approach, planning skills and tool sets to support SaaS based solution execution
  • Ability to produce and decipher complex technical use cases, user stories, process flows, diagraming, data analysis, data mapping, interfaces, reporting and testing activities on web and hosted technologies
  • In-depth understanding of application development and/or strong technical acumen
  • Understanding of enterprise technical landscape (insurance background a plus)
  • Passion for innovation and dedication to enterprise technology development objectives
  • Flexible team player with proven track record driving and delivering technology solutions
  • Knowledge of SQL, Excel and/or Access, cloud technologies
  • Actuarial or policy admin experience a plus



Posted: 2020-06-03 Expires: 2020-07-04

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