Business Analyst - Life Underwriting in Lincoln, RI at Amica

Date Posted: 3/5/2021

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Job Description

Senior Life Underwriting Ops Analyst
10 Amica Center Blvd, Lincoln, RI 02865

Our office in Lincoln, RI is seeking a Senior Life Underwriting Ops Analyst who will work closely with underwriting management to evaluate and integrate technology solutions that enhance efficiency and accuracy of both underwriting and new business processing.  The individual in this role will help identify opportunities, assess options, identify integrations points, develop and modify workflows, and assist with project management and cost-benefit analyses.  The position will routinely interact with key internal stakeholders.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support the Life Underwriting Operations Manager with the implementation of technology and process improvement initiatives
  • Monitor production issues to identify and prioritize fixes and enhancements
  • Create detailed business analyses for opportunities and solutions
  • Model, develop and document business processes
  • Define business requirements
  • Assist in the evaluation of vendor solutions
  • Develop and support the execution of project plans
  • Report on status and variance of project health and key department metrics
  • May be called to handle other duties as required

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 5 years of related experience preferred, or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job
  • Knowledge of Agile/SCRUM and other project management tools and techniques
  • Analytical self-starter
  • Excellent facilitation and communication skills
  • Track record of successful change management
  • Ability to develop and deliver cost-benefit analyses

Preferred experience and qualifications:

  • Experience and understanding of life insurance, life underwriting or life insurance operations
  • Professional certification such as Certified Business Analyst Professional or Project Management Professional, CLU/AALU/FLMI
  • Understanding of networks, databases and SAAS solutions

Perks and Benefits

  • Paid vacation, holidays and sick days
  • Generous leave programs, including paid parental bonding leave
  • Medical, dental, vision coverage, short- and long-term disability, and life insurance
  • Generous retirement benefits
  • Opportunities for advancement in a successful and growing company

About Amica

Amica Mutual Insurance Company is America’s oldest mutual insurer of automobiles. A direct national writer, Amica also offers home, marine and umbrella insurance. Amica Life Insurance Company, a wholly owned subsidiary, provides life insurance and retirement solutions. Amica was founded on the principles of creating peace of mind and building enduring relationships for and with our exceptionally loyal policyholders, a mission that thousands of employees in offices nationwide share and support.

Equal Opportunity Policy: All qualified applicants who are authorized to work in the United States will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, family status, ethnicity, age, national origin, ancestry, physical and/or mental disability, mental condition, military status, genetic information or any other class protected by law. The Age Discrimination in Employment Act prohibits discrimination on the basis of age with respect to individuals who are 40 years of age or older. Employees are subject to the provisions of the Workers' Compensation Act.

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