IT Business Analyst Insurer Team

Web Recruit Ltd
Up to £55,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
12 Aug 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Business Analyst – Insurer Team
Solihull, West Midlands
Up to £55,000 (dependent on experience) Plus Excellent Benefits Package

Our client is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry. They provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery.

The company works with 8 of the top 10 UK insurers, 4 of the top 10 global insurers and over 40% of UK brokers. Their broking technology processes transactions worth over £5 billion gross written premium and their teams are responsible for developing and delivering some of the most cutting-edge software in the insurance market. By helping their customers to define their requirements, our client maps the journey and builds the solution.

Our client’s team is growing, so they are looking for a talented IT Business Analyst to join their Business Consultancy Team, focused on their Insurance customers, based from their Solihull office.

What being the IT Business Analyst will involve:

As an IT Business Analyst in the Insurer Team, working closely with our client’s General Insurance customers, you will be responsible for gathering information and translating this into straightforward functional specifications, business and project documents. You’ll identify solutions to business issues and look for business opportunities, as well as supporting our client’s customer(s) during the implementation of a largely standard packaged application. These are key and main requirements of this role.

You will use your experience of understanding and applying an application development methodology and contribute to the production of the deliverables required at each stage of the project lifecycle. With your experience of client implementation and installation processes, you will be developing, writing and executing system test scripts and participate in internal quality reviews. You will prepare system documentation and liaise with Development teams, providing input to project estimates.

Based from our client’s Solihull offices, there will be travel across the UK with ad hoc requirements to undertake international travel.

What experience our client is looking for from you:

- Essential you have recent knowledge of the General Insurance industry i.e. general insurance (commercial and personal lines) together with its processes and procedures, gained through direct experience.
- Proven BA experience: from business requirement gathering, delivering functional specifications and traceability through to involvement in implementation.
- Knowledge of SQL servers and/or other database systems
- Have demonstrated a working knowledge of the following concepts/skills:

- Process Mapping (current and future state)
- Development of data flow diagrams (current and future state)
- Other UML techniques

- Experience of working in both Agile and Waterfall environments.
- Practical working knowledge of at least one computer-based Insurance application.
- Previous consultancy / customer management experience is highly desirable

A career with our client:

Our client believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best. Our client has a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and their values describe what makes them unique, and captures the spirit that runs through everything they do. The IT Business Analyst plays a crucial role in delivering our client’s vision and values through you, your team and the business.

Our client reserves the right to withdraw a vacancy prior to the closing date.

Note to Agencies: Our client currently has a PSL in place and they are not looking to engage wider to this PSL.

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Additional Keywords: IT Business Analyst, Insurer Team, Business Analyst, Business Change Analyst, Business Transformation Analyst, Change Project Manager, Business Analysis.

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