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Torchmark Corporation

Technical Business Analyst (12711) Torchmark Corporation
Mckinney, TX

Torchmark Corporation provides various life and health insurance products, and annuities in the United States, Canada, and New Zealand.

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About Torchmark Corporation

Job Description

The Technical Business Analyst position is responsible for a full range of activities related to the planning, design, testing, and deployment of software development, analytic, and BI projects that support Globe Direct Response Marketing.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

* Utilize various techniques to elicit and define business requirements, user-stories, functional and non-functional technical requirements, acceptance criteria, and report specifications (via diagrams, documents, gap analysis, and/or user stories).
* Ensure the application of the correct technology to solve business problems in the most efficient and appropriate manner
* Should be able to work independently in an agile environment
* Serves as project subject matter expert through all stages of the project.
* Collaborate with developers and other subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs.
* Review and evaluate requirements to ensure the successful communication of business needs throughout a project.
* Understand and perform logical queries to facilitate calculations, reporting, and complex formulas, applying the appropriate level of analysis for the task.
* Identify, recommend, and implement standardization and industry best practices.
* Strictly adhere to the department's SDLC process throughout all facets of the project.
* Develop and monitor QA/UAT testing to validate that the delivered solution meets the business needs specified within the requirements.
* Analyzes, troubleshoots, and helps resolve issues during testing and implementation.

Required Skills

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* Experience working in Agile/Scrum teams
* Experience with different project management methodologies.
* Utilize "big picture" thinking and understanding to business processes, systems, and designs.
* Inquisitive and detailed perspective is required.
* Working knowledge of various SDLC process and methodologies.
* Basic programming knowledge is a plus
* Strong organizational, time-management, and time-management skills
* Excellent Interpersonal and communication skills.
* Able to overcome project obstacles and escalate when appropriate
* Ability to evaluate and consider multiple perspectives, in order to define a solution that takes into account the many layers of a system from the user interface down to the data layers.

Required Experience

Qualifications:

* 4+ years of experience performing technical business analysis
* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business Administration or related field, or equivalent work experience
* Strong SQL skills
* Excellent written and verbal communication required
* Experience writing process flows and requirements documents.
* Proven experience in engaging in multiple initiatives simultaneously.
* Strong demonstration of the skills to align business needs with IT capabilities required
* Life insurance, Direct Marketing background and experience preferred.

About Torchmark Corporation

Torchmark Corporation provides various life and health insurance products, and annuities in the United States, Canada, and New Zealand.

Size
3102 employees
Torchmark Corporation

3700 S Stonebridge Dr

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