MassMutual Financial Group Highly Skilled and Experienced Senior Business Analyst in Springfield, Massachusetts

Since 1851, MassMutual’s commitment has always been to help people protect their families, support their communities, and help one another. This is why we want to inspire people to Live Mutual. We at MassMutual value diversity and inclusion. We’re people helping people.

A career with us means you will work alongside exceptional people and be empowered to reach your professional and personal goals. Our employees are the foundation of what makes MassMutual a strong, stable and ethical business. We seek and value unique and varied perspectives and experiences because we believe we are stronger when all voices are heard. We invite you to bring your bright, innovative ideas to MassMutual as we continue to help millions of Americans rely on each other.

Together, we’re stronger.

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POSITION SUMMARY

Interested in the current technology buzz words – Blockchain, Natural Language Generation, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Data warehouse / lake, Robotics, Data visualization and analytics? You have come to the right place. Come join an exciting and highly motived team as they help transform our finance organization using the latest and greatest technology. Be a key team member that will help standup and support our Finance future state architecture hosted on AWS.

A career with us means you will work alongside exceptional people and be empowered to reach your professional and personal goals. Our employees are the foundation of what makes MassMutual a strong, stable and ethical business. We invite you to bring your bright, innovative ideas to MassMutual as we continue to help millions of Americans rely on each other. Together, we’re stronger

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Recognized as subject matter expert in the business analysis field.

  • Has responsibility for instructing, directing, and checking the work of other Business Analysts.

  • Formulate and define business and/or systems scope and objectives based on both user needs and a thorough understanding of industry requirements and supporting technology.

  • Devise or modify procedures to solve highly complex problems considering limitations, operating time, and form of desired results.

  • Provide analysis of business and user needs, documentation of requirements, and translation into proper business and/or system according to MassMutual standard templates, using natural language simply, clearly, unambiguously, and concisely.

  • Lead requirements analysis and verification, ensuring that requirement statements are complete, consistent, concise, comprehensible, traceable, feasible, unambiguous, and verifiable, and that they conform to standards.

  • Lead requirements validation activities to confirm that a solution based on the requirements would meet customer needs and achieve the business objectives.

  • Represent requirements using alternative views, such as visual analysis models (diagrams), prototypes, or simulations, where appropriate.

  • Organize Joint Applications Requirements (JAR) and Joint Application Design (JAD) as required.

  • Consider the business implications of the application of technology to the current and future business environment.

  • Act as a team leader for complex projects.

  • Specify quality attributes, external interfaces, and constraints.

  • Given the dynamic nature of the work we will do as an IT group, prepare to be flexible in learning new skills and technology.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BA or BS

  • 10+ years of experience

  • Authorized to work in the US without sponsorship, now or in the future.

  • Experience working in a hybrid role (technology / finance combination).

  • Understands the fundamentals of agile methodology.

  • Knowledge of working in a Cloud environment such as Amazon Web Services.

  • Sound financial services experience. Insurance preferred.

  • Experience working on a large finance transformation.

  • Knowledge of certain tools and technology – Microstrategy, Alteryx, Tableau, PySpark, Vertica).

  • Experience standing up a finance data visualization and analytics platform using cloud technology.

  • Demonstrated leadership experience.

  • Fluent in Microsoft: Project, Power Point, Excel, Word, Visio, Box and Share Point

Ranked No. 77 in the annual FORTUNE ® 500 Ranking (FORTUNE ® Magazine, June 2017) and recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere, MassMutual is guided by a single purpose: We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. It’s more than our company structure – it’s our way of life. We are a company of people protecting people. Our company exists because people are willing to share risk and resources, and rely on each other when it counts. At MassMutual, we Live Mutual.

CORE VALUES

Focus on the Customer: We understand our customers well and look for every opportunity to deliver an experience that is clear, easy, personal, human, empowering and trustworthy.

Act with Integrity: We deliver on our promises by being open, honest and humble and by adhering to the letter and spirit of applicable laws, rules, regulations and company policies.

Value People: We respect and learn from each other’s diverse backgrounds, experiences and ideas. We engage and develop people to their greatest potential.

Work Collaboratively: We work together to achieve results by actively listening, seeking, understanding and creating solutions as a unified team driving toward one company, one culture, one brand.

Achieve Results: We focus on winning by exceeding expectations and getting better – everyone, every day.

For more information, visit www.massmutual.com or find us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+, Instagram and Pinterest.

MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply.

At MassMutual, we’re fostering an inclusive and dynamic environment where our employees are valued for who they are and can build successful careers. For us, diversity and inclusion is more than a goal, it’s the only way forward.

• 100% rating on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index (2018)

• National Association for Female Executives Top Company for Executive Women (2017)

• DiversityInc Noteworthy Company (2017)

• Disability Equality Index® (DEI) Best Place to Work for Disability inclusion (2017)

• Working Mother Media 100 Best Company (2017)

• Military Friendly Employer (2018)