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This Technical Systems Analyst (TSA) for Rules and Product Configuration position is a part of the Technology Business Application Delivery team, and can reside in one of our locations in Shelton, CT, Iselin, NJ, or Moosic, PA. RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Lead analysis and design effort for Annuities’ Rules and Product Configuration function
- Partner with key business stakeholders such as product, service, actuarial and strategic partners; enable baseline implementation of ALIP ( Accenture Life Insurance Platform) product configurator, business rules & actuarial calculation engine
- Plans, organizes & control all activities of the Technical Systems Analysis and Rules & Product configuration function, leveraging industry standard & best practices to deliver systems solutions aligned with customer expectations, on time, within budget, and with anticipated business value
- Responsible for analysis of product specs and configure key aspects of annuity & life insurance product
- Responsible for design, configuration and unit testing prior to delivering the final product to the Quality Assurance Team.
- Responsible for implementing the strategic direction for the Technical Systems Analysis function and instructing, assigning, and directing the work of one or more technical systems analysts.
- Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or equivalent work experience
- 5 years of IT leadership experience in roles of increasing responsibility and complexity.
- Proven experience in implementation, support and maintenance of Accenture Life Insurance Platform (ALIP), Product Configuration & Business rules / Calculation Engine
- Proven experience implementing annuity & life insurance products in administrative or illustration platforms
- Strong understanding of ALIP deployment processes and procedures related to product configuration and calculation engines
- Experience with XML, XSLT, XSD, WSDL, WADL & SOAP
- Should have experience in leading information management and business rules functions
- Should be able to provide technical leadership on architecture, design and successful implementation of project utilizing UML Modeling
- Knowledge of Annuities and Life Insurance is a plus
- Knowledge of Java & Oracle is a plus
- Knowledge of Agile methodology is a plus
- Strong technical knowledge and leadership skills.
- Good analytical and problem solving skills
- Good Interpersonal (listening, written and verbal communication) and presentation skills