Systems Analyst

Recruiter
Assurant
Location
Crewe
Posted
16 Feb 2019
Closes
24 Feb 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Join Assurant, one of the leading providers in lifestyle & automotive protection in Europe, as a Systems Analyst.

We’re looking for an experienced Systems Analyst to join our team. You’ll be working within our Solutions & Technology department. You will play a critical role in the successful delivery of projects by being the functional & technical subject matter expert. The role has exposure to a wide variety of projects and will need an understanding of Assurant’s products, processes and supporting technologies.

The Systems Analyst translates business requirements into system requirements ensuring that the technical delivery achieves both business and IT goals. The Systems Analyst will pro-actively communicate and collaborate with business stakeholders, architects and developers to help refine business requirements and technical solution to an agreed final version. From a technical perspective, the systems analyst will adhere to the solution design or develop designs where there is no existing solution, thus enabling a seamless transition into the systems design phase.

Interacts with business unit and business analyst, architects, development and testing team in order to map business requirements into system requirements.

Specific Tasks:

* Examine and evaluate current systems based on business functionality

* Liaise with business users to deliver detailed system requirements including functional and non-functional requirements that can be tested.

* Analyse proposed design changes and produce gap analysis

* Actively suggest alternative design options to requirements to ensure delivery is appropriate, cost effective and efficient.

* To understand Audit, Legal and Regulatory requirements on IT systems e.g. PCI and GDPR

* Document interfaces between new, legacy systems and 3rd party systems

* Collate technical effort by collaborating with IT teams and developers for estimating project cost

The ideal person to join us will have the following skills, knowledge & expertise:

* Extensive experience in system analysis and design

* Methodical, analytical and an ability to decompose a problem into manageable components.

* Experience in Agile delivery methodology

* Must have Knowledge of software design, software testing and software architecture.

* Must have Knowledge of common system architectures e.g. web, mobile, middleware, network, database.

Joining our award-winning team gives you the opportunity to progress and be rewarded, as well as enjoying a fantastic benefits package.

At Assurant, we’re passionate about our people. After all, it’s our dynamic and successful team that allows us to provide lifestyle insurance solutions that bring our customers peace of mind, protecting what’s important to them. We’re proud to say we keep life running smoothly for over 300 million consumers; we’re also the UK’s largest provider of mobile device protection. Partnering with 9 of the top 20 best global brands, we are market leaders with decades of experience in the industries we serve.

If you’re ready for a challenge and to become part of delivering our brilliant services, apply today.

Assurant have been awarded the Silver standard by Investors In People and received recognition by Business In The Community for Workplace Gender Equality

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