Company Name: Travelers Import
Job Details
Duration: Permanent
Min Education: Not Specified
Salary: Commensurate
Job Type: Full Time
Min Experience: Not Specified
Required Travel:
Location:
  • USA - Hartford Connecticut, 06101
Job Description
Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities.

That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

SUMMARY:
This position has primary responsibility to support gathering of business intelligence requirements for support of projects related to a new strategic program to rationalize, modernize and optimize all the Business Insurance systems, workflows and processes. The successful analyst will be a major driver in helping Travelers Business Insurance realize its vision for business intelligence and leveraging information for competitive advantage. The primary accountability is to assist business users and management in gaining quick value through access to data through business intelligence tools.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
-¿ Represent business areas in business intelligence programs
¿ Understand business rules / requirements and data in business intelligence projects
¿ Support business users in understanding and using data and business intelligence tools
¿ Build relationships with business users and leadership
¿ Promote the business intelligence program to business areas
¿ Gather and document business requirements on business intelligence projects
¿ Manage requirements review sessions
¿ Manage requirements traceability and change request process
¿ Ensure quality of delivered projects through understanding business needs and overseeing deliverables to ensure that projects deliver business value
¿ Understand the Business Insurance business intelligence strategy and assist leadership in maintaining the project roadmap to deliver the strategy
¿ Mentor other business analysts on the team
¿ Create and/or provide input to project plans as they pertain to requirements
¿ Lead facilitated meetings with subject matter experts and ensure output is documented
¿ Ensure that requirements diagrams, models and definitions are complete and consistent, and meet the needs of the project
¿ Ensure preparation of requirements documentation as required by the project
¿ Provide expertise on the tools that the delivery methodology recommends for requirements modeling, review, documentation and management
¿ Understand and use the components of the delivery methodology that focus on requirements
¿ Serve as manager/lead on small-to-large scale requirements projects
¿ Plan and facilitate the user acceptance testing phase of projects
¿ Facilitate and participate in user training session
¿ Lead user groups to ensure user adoption of strategic projects




Skills/Experience:

¿ Understands business processes and information needs of business insurance functional areas including underwriting, pricing, actuarial, finance, sales, marketing, operations, and claims
¿ 5+ years experience in a business analyst, systems analyst or consulting role in a large, matrix corporate organization
¿ 5+ years working in the field of data warehousing, business intelligence and/or financial systems
¿ 2+ years experience using business intelligence tools such as Cognos, SAS, WebFOCUS, Business Objects, or MicroStrategy.
¿ Basic understanding of the various analytical and reporting processes in a large insurance company including operational reporting, predictive modeling, financial analysis, and data mining.
¿ Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships with a diverse group of people at all levels in both IT and business
¿ Background and experience in successful consulting (either internal or external management consulting)
¿ Extremely strong analytical skills and/or prior experience in an analytical or quantitative role (financial analyst, market research, etc.)
¿ Strong written and oral communication skills and strong presentation skills
¿ Experience working on systems (IT) projects in a business facing role
¿ Ability to influence outcomes
¿ Experience and/or comfort with data modeling
¿ Expertise in requirements analysis and management techniques
¿ Ability to coordinate activities with others.
¿ Ability to organize work efficiently and effectively

Education:
¿ BS/BA in Computer Science, MIS, Business, Statistics or other related field; MBA/MS a plus

Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We actively promote a drug-free workplace.