Technical lead of project tasks and activities including: systems development, resource coordination, status tracking, communication of project progress and issues. Works in team environment and provides technical guidance throughout the entire life cycle: planning, designing, programming, testing, and implementing existing and/or new systems. Assist, support and train team members.
Act as technical lead of projects and system enhancements through the life cycle including developing project plans, coordinating team staff assignments, and monitoring projects against budget and project plans.
Analyze business requirements, develop functional specifications and perform gap analysis of existing information systems. Develop high-level technical specifications and detailed program specifications.
Design and develop software for new functionality, improvements and system longevity.
Provide guidance in the application tool-set required to code, test and troubleshoot applications for new development and on-going support, and direct the activities of all technical resources on the project.
Provide technical and/or business application support to business partners and team members in the areas of functionality, application administration, operating systems data-flow and databases.
Ensure users' expectations are met, gain understanding when desired outcomes are not feasible and provide alternative solutions to meet objective(s).
Conduct feasibility studies and perform cost/benefit analysis for IT projects.
Ensure all documentation of technical architecture and systems are complete.
Maintain regular and predictable attendance.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Job Requirements:Required :
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
5+ years of PeopleSoft or other accounting software experience.
8+ years experience in programming/systems analysis.
Expert knowledge of structured and Object Oriented programming, relational database design, operating systems, networking concepts, and systems integration.
Advanced ability to translate business needs and problems into systems' design and technical solutions.
Advanced project management skills. Demonstrates an ability to evaluate project objectives and scope for feasibility, understanding, scheduling, and ensure projects meet budget and plan criteria.
Advanced interpersonal skills, demonstrating an ability to lead.
Complex analytical and problem-solving skills.
Broad business and finance related knowledge.
Advanced oral and written communication skills
Ability to work well within and lead a team environment.
Ability to multi-task.
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Background in Finance/Financial Accounting.
Master's degree and/or LOMA certification.
Insurance/Reinsurance financial reporting experience.
9+ years experience in programming/systems analysis.
Insurance and/or reinsurance industry knowledge.