Global Property & Casualty Provider seeks a Business Analyst to be responsible for analyzing, documenting and testing Insurance System Applications.
The Business Analyst will proactively work with the Information Technology Team Leads and Business Community in the planning and execution of all activities to ensure that applications meet the needs of the organization.
Demonstrate sound understanding of P&C processes and lifecycles.
Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems and user requirements.
Ability to work directly with business client to understand business requests and interpret requests into business requirements and technical specifications.
Writes detailed description of user needs, program functions, and steps required to develop or modify computer programs.
Reviews and edits requirements, specifications, business processes and recommendations related to proposed solution.
Develops testing scenarios and expected results relative to specific software specifications and development.
Performs regression, unit, and system software testing per test plans.
Develops and communicates workarounds to business processes and system problems.
Provides continuous progress and status reporting to project management.
Assists in assembling test team members from functional areas as needed for user acceptance testing.
Creates application documentation to assist in the support and training of users.
Effectively applies company methodology and enforces project standards.
Reviews business and technical deliverables.
5+ years P&C insurance experience.
5+ years as an analyst covering multiple applications.
Possess general understanding in the areas of application programming, integration, database and system design.
Strong analytical and critical thinking; has the ability to think outside of the box.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to present to groups on complex topics.
A proactive self-starter with the ability to work independently with limited supervision and to make independent decisions within scope of authority.