Product Calculation Test Analyst - Brighthouse Financial

  • Company: MetLife
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Posted: February 01, 2017
  • Reference ID: 38842-en_US

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Charlotte  

In January 2016, MetLife announced a plan to pursue the separation of a substantial portion of its U.S. Retail segment. Once separated, the new business will be called Brighthouse Financial.

Brighthouse Financial will serve customers the way they want, need and deserve. It will focus on eliminating the complexity, confusion and cost that can get in the way of many Americans who are seeking financial security. We will bring products to the market that add value to our customers’ lives, and will be guided by a common set of values that focus on the customer and drive accountability.

Brighthouse Financial is seeking high-performing team members who are passionate about the company’s mission.  We are laser-focused on adding value to our customers and minimizing complexity in every decision and action. We are building high performing teams who set the bar high and hold each other accountable.

We are currently seeking a qualified candidate to become a member of the Life Insurance Product Management and Testing Team, which supports and drives the successful system implementation of Brighthouse Financial Life Insurance Products.  In this role, the ideal candidate will be responsible for executing calculation testing of Life Insurance Products which are being developed for sale and being implemented in the Brighthouse Financial’s Administration & Illustration systems.  The candidate chosen for this role must possess the ability to multitask in a fast paced environment; work independently and collaborate effectively within a high-performing team of qualified individuals; and produce quality results.  This role is critical to the Brighthouse vision of delivering high-quality products to the marketplace that add value to our customer’s lives.



  • Execute calculation testing of Individual Life Products including Universal Life, Variable Universal Life, Term, & Whole Life products using calculation testing tools to ensure that all calculations in the administrative and illustration systems are accurate.
  • Support team in developing test plans, test matrices, and test cases based upon Product, Business and Tax Requirements for calculation testing, preparing expected results using actuarial tools, and debugging value mismatches between system and test tools.
  • Support debugging of value mismatches between the administrative/illustration systems and the testing tool, including root cause analysis.
  • Provide support to IT and Test Tool Developer with interpretation of Product and Tax Requirements; work with product managers and tax control specialists to resolve open questions.
  • Manage critical relationships with IT, consultants and vendors, internal end users, and business customers/leadership.



  • Bachelor's degree in mathematics, actuarial sciences, or related field.
  • Strong technical skills; problem-solving and analytical abilities; and ability to learn new technologies.
  • 1-2 + years' work experience in a corporate environment.
  • 1-2+ years' experience in MS Excel including building/interpreting complex mathematical formulas.
  • 6+ months experience working independently with some supervision.
  • Some knowledge of life insurance products. 
  • In order to post for this position, you need the proper work authorization to work in the country where the position is located and not require relocation assistance.


US Retail





MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.

Requisition #: 38842 

Share this Job