Top Skills Details
* 5-8 years of experience working as a BSA/Solutions Analyst modernizing systems to support business process needs
* Experience with agile/waterfall background using supporting tools such as Jira, Vizio, SharePoint and Microsoft Teams
* Experience working with both business and IT Teams (Dev/QA) helping solution problems, preferably in modernizing core systems within the life insurance space
The Solutions Analyst role is to provide solutions to business problems within a domain to drive delivery of solutions. The role will primarily be responsible for analyzing complex business ideas and needs, and to leverage the business and industry knowledge to come up with solutions that achieve business outcomes. This role will apply proven communication, analytical, leadership and problem-solving skills to help maximize the benefit of investments.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Works with the business to drive the evaluation of new business ideas, vendors, and business models across the domain.
Proactively identifies gaps and provides options to address new and current systems, processes and procedures in a cost-effective manner.
Collaborates with business across multiple segments to find opportunities for business improvements and leads efforts to translate those objectives into solutions.
Conducts analysis to determine the best path for solving business problems/opportunities that may include business models, process improvements, system enhancements, user training, and/or software procurement.
Provides an overview of scope for ongoing large business initiatives to help identify dependencies and trends
Consults with Stakeholders, and Delivery teams to identify and structure programs and projects that evolve and enhance prioritized capabilities.
Provides oversight and alignment between impacted parties by projects scope and identifies alternatives to deliver both the solution and the value expected from the effort.
Creates scope backlogs that can be translated into a list of work
Works with delivery teams to drive the execution of the identified scope
Manages stakeholder engagement, awareness, and expectation
Prepares communications and makes presentations documenting solutions to determine execution on enterprise-wide initiatives.
Articulates the project scope at all levels of the organization and a broad range of audience
Works independently on larger initiatives and manages the complexity of work, first seeking to understand the problems, and positively working through others to drive execution.
Develops integrated business models to demonstrate interoperability between products, operations, and systems; uses best practices, cohesive framework, and available industry-standard techniques.
Minimum Qualifications & Experience
Minimum of 8+ years of experience as a Business Analyst, Business Systems Analyst, Data or Systems Analyst;
Broad and deep knowledge of life insurance products, services, markets, and technology across the business value chain, or a defined domain segment of it.
Extensive experience in supporting the planning and deployment of Process and technology initiatives.
Exceptional communication skills including the ability to communicate appropriately within the organization and influence others (written and verbal communications as well as visualizations to a variety of audiences).
Strong leadership skills.
Ability to recognize structural issues within the organization, functional interdependences, and cross-silo redundancies.
Ability to adapt and respond constructively to changes in organizational priorities and funding decisions
Ability to think creatively, make decisions and solve problems.
Ability to employ a consultative approach to work, understand the needs vs risks and uncover any assumptions for the best possible outcomes.
Strong situation analysis, decision-making abilities, ability to think creatively and solve problems.
Bachelor's or Master's degree in MIS, Computer Science, Finance, Engineering or related discipline, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
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