Business Analyst (Commercial and Industrial Insurance)

mgm technology partners USA Corp
Alexandria, VA
Jul 19, 2019
Jul 22, 2019
IT, Systems Analyst
Full Time
mgm technology partners is looking for a business analyst with 5+ years of commercial and industrial insurance product expertise (General Third Party Liability, Property and Business Interruption, Marine, Aviation, Entertainment, Engineering, or Financial Lines) to join its growing team in Alexandria, Virginia, just outside of Washington, DC About youYou've spent your career working in the insurance industry and you're frustrated like us: the tech is old, the regulations are messy, and claims processing is exhausting. You want to be a part of the solution, and you're intrigued and excited by emerging products like mgm Cosmo. You are looking for an opportunity to use your expertise in the insurance industry to both guide product developers and help the world's best commercial and industrial insurance companies do their jobs better. You're smart-and you speak both the language of business and the language of technical requirements-and you enjoy giving a good presentation-the thought of running a client-facing PowerPoint or workshop excites you. Your impact as a business analystmgm technology partners is new to DC-and America! Our Germany-based software development company just opened its office in Alexandria, Virginia, and we're growing a local team to better serve our US-based clients. The business analyst for commercial and industrial insurance will serve as a senior advisor to the mgm Cosmo product team and its clients. They will have US-specific domain knowledge in a variety of insurance industries, and will use their experience with local insurance legal concerns and requirements to best guide mgm Cosmo development for the States. They will also serve as the voice of the customer, translating their business objectives into technical requirements. They will identify opportunities for process improvement, spearhead one of our clients' projects that will require intricate product information analysis, and safeguard business expectations upon final product delivery. They will work with stakeholders to elucidate real versus stated requirements, and uncover hidden dependencies and project costs. The business analyst will document business requirements, clarify product attributes, and generally act as our in-house industrial and commercial insurance megamind. ResponsibilitiesUse interviews, workshops, document analyses, surveys, business process descriptions, and other methods to form and analyze project requirements for industrial and commercial insurance software. Provide expert insight and advice on the US's industrial and commercial insurance industry, with a strong understanding of current and future market needs. Critically evaluate both technical and non-technical business processes to resolve common insurance conflicts. Lead change management procedures when necessary. Conduct effort estimates with software architects, roadmap and priority management, and project scoping. Work with mgm technology partners' growing team to nurture their fun and supportive office environment. Skills and experience5+ years working in commercial or industrial insurance, including General Third Party Liability, Property and Business Interruption, Marine, Aviation, Entertainment, Engineering, Financial Lines, and Worker's Comp. Vast domain knowledge of US industrial and commercial insurance, particularly in local norms, regulations, and industry pain points. Experience working as a business analyst, technical consultant, or related position. Exceptional focus on detail and strategic thinking. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and comfort with both executives and non-executives. High levels of integrity, composure, and respect for others. Bonus points if You have a related master's degree. Benefits and perksCompetitive salary. Health insurance, including vision and dental. 401(k) with company match. Generous vacation time. Adoption assistance. Tax-deferred commuter benefits. Ongoing education and training programs. Relaxed office environment and dress code. mgm technology partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. Location: 200 Daingerfield Rd, Suite 301, Alexandria, VA 22314