Technology Liaison Analyst

  • Company: MetLife
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Posted: May 03, 2017
  • Reference ID: 56421-en_US



Job Location: Charlotte NC  

MetLife Direct is currently seeking a Jr. Quality Assurance Business Analyst to be a key member of MetLife Direct Testing team, responsible for providing quality assurance testing for systems used throughout the MetLife Enterprise. Candidate is interviewing for a full time position and the opportunity to become part of a growing, fast paced team. This individual will partner with the MetLife Direct PMO team, marketing, policy administration, and other members of the MetLife Direct organization, reporting to MetLife Direct Testing management. The candidate must be detail oriented, have some knowledge of life insurance, a working knowledge of quality assurance techniques and methods, be self-motivated, and a self-starter. The ideal candidate must possess the ability to multitask in a fast paced environment, and produce quality results.

The individual will be responsible for developing, maintaining and executing Test Plans and Test Matrices. As a Business Quality Assurance tester, thoroughly analyze test results; dissect potential defects with a focus on isolating problem areas, and documenting defects. This position is responsible for quality assurance testing of new functionality, enhancements to existing systems, and regression testing of multiple applications. This position interacts with actuarial, internal development, and external vendors. This position will also create benchmark test cases, and assist in production problem/ resolutions.

  1. Will have responsibilities in the following areas:
    1. Developing test scripts / test plans –Will be working with project managers, business analysts, IT team, and business subject matter experts to clarify requirements and receive approval for test scripts
    2. Logging, tracking, and managing defects – through participating in daily defect calls with IT and vendors, resolving complex issues, working with project manager and business analyst to identify missed requirements or possible change requests, and escalating priority defects
    3. Tracking and reporting testing status – through participating in daily testing stand up meetings
  2. Strong written and oral communication skills
  3. Strong analytical and documentation skills
  4. Ability to partner across business stakeholders, IT and Vendors
  5. Ability to adapt to changing priorities and strategies and evolving solutions


  • Some QA testing experience a plus
  • Proficient in MS Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Some knowledge of testing procedures and tools of the discipline a plus
  • Some knowledge of the Systems Development Life Cycle a plus
  • Experience with Quality Center, BluePrint, other testing software platforms
  • Experience working in a large life insurance organization
  • Experience working with vendors and BPO
  • 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
  • 6+ months experience working independently with some supervision
  • Some knowledge of life insurance products 
  • A Team player with positive attitude
  • Energetic and embodies the focus needed to help build a new business

    Role has a direct impact on the size and scale of the MetLife Direct business


    0% travel but requires working in the office and not from home


  • 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.





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