Business Analyst Business Analyst …

Argo Incorporated
in Lackland Air Force Base, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 26 Jun 20
Argo Incorporated
in Lackland Air Force Base, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 26 Jun 20
Business Analyst
Business Analyst US TX - San Antonio/en-US/Argo/job/US-TX---San-Antonio/Business-Analyst_R0002683/apply

At Argo Group, our team members are critical to our long-term success so wherever in the world they work, everyone works together. Within our Office Services Department we are looking for a Business Analyst working from our either our San Antonio, TX. This position will be the primary liaison between IT departments and various business units working in a team-oriented environment. This exciting position will analyze, communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes and IT applications/systems. In this position you will act as a consultant solving business problems and identifying opportunities that enable the organization to achieve its goals.

What does a Business Analyst Team Members day to day duties look like:

  • Serves as the liaison between the customer community and the technical solutions team.
  • Conducts interviews and leads requirement gathering sessions with business representatives to elicit and document business requirements and acceptance criteria for system changes.
  • Elicits and writes business and system functional and non-functional requirements including usability, reliability, performance and support requirements of a system.
  • Maintains requirements per Argos standards of documentation.
  • Effectively communicates issues to business customers and elicits feedback for technology solution providers
  • Applies use of tools to define requirements and documentation
  • Acts as Subject Matter Expert for assigned projects and processes
  • Conducts issue triage and escalation as it relates to requirements/technical issues for the client/project
  • Performs Knowledge Transfer with technical teams Configuration, Development, Quality Assurance and Production Support.
  • Coordinates building of user acceptance test cases by the clients; as well as the execution of user acceptance testing.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Whats required for the position:

  • 3 or more years experience in a Business Analyst (BA) Capacity
  • BS/BA Degree, preferably in Business Administration or Information Systems or equivalent
  • Must demonstrate experience dealing directly with clients to understand business requirements on a project basis
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills to communicate effectively with all levels within the organization

In addition, you embody our core values as they are the key to our success:

  • We desire to excel
  • We are committed to our clients and to each other
  • We have the courage to do the right thing
  • We apply original thinking

If you have these preferred skills that is even better:

  • From those years working as a Business Analyst, at least 1 year focused in Property and Casualty Insurance Business Environment. Personal lines such as Auto Insurance and Homeowners are acceptable.
  • Experience with Duck Creek.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience/exposure to business analysis methodology, process improvement methodology, project and risk management and industry related tools.

Developing our employees professionally and personally strengthens our organization. Argo Group offers competitive pay and benefits that protect and enhance the lives of employees and their eligible dependents by way of health and wellness plans, life insurance, savings and investment opportunities, adoption assistance, education assistance, and matching gifts for education and charitable causes, just to name a few.

Come join the World Class Leader in Global Specialty Insurance and build your career here! And dont forget to tell your friends, we have a fantastic Employee Referral Program too!

PLEASE NOTE: At this time, Argo Group will not sponsor an applicant for employment authorization for this position.

To all recruitment agencies: Unless you have been requested to work on this position, or other positions with Argo Group, please do not forward any resumes to Argo Group employees. Argo Group is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin or citizenship (including language use restrictions), denial of family and medical care leave, disability (mental and physical) , including HIV and AIDS, medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), race, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex (including pregnancy, child birth, breastfeeding, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, child birth or breastfeeding), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or other status protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

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Posted 2 Days AgoFull timeR0002683

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: ARGO) is an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products in areas of the property and casualty market. Through its operating subsidiaries, Argo Group offers a comprehensive line of high-quality products and services designed to meet the unique coverage and claims-handling needs of its clients in four business segments.

  • Excess & Surplus focuses on risks that the standard (admitted) market is unwilling or unable to underwrite because of the nature of their businesses, their particular risk exposures or their loss histories.
  • Commercial Specialty provides standard-market property and casualty insurance and surety coverage to highly specialized commercial and public entities.
  • International Specialty writes both insurance and reinsurance business worldwide through the broker market, with offerings including specialty property catastrophe reinsurance along with excess casualty and professional insurance.
  • Syndicate 1200 operates through a Lloyds of London syndicate offering property and liability coverage.

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. is headquartered in Bermuda.