EY Advisory Services Senior Manager - Financial Services - Information Technology Advisory Services - Data and Analytics in New York, New York

Advisory Services Senior Manager - Financial Services - Information Technology Advisory Services - Data and Analytics


Requisition # NEW00L3D

Post Date Sep 06, 2018

Data & Analytics Senior Manager - Insurance Data Management

EY is a professional services firm with a separate business unit (“FSO”) that is dedicated to the financial services marketplace. Our FSO team has a practice focused on the unique needs of our insurance clients, including those who also are Guidewire Software customers. If you have a passion for insurance and the ability to leverage Data & Analytics to solve the most complex challenges facing insurers, come join our dynamic Data Management team!

Data is at the forefront of Insurance and the Digital Revolution. From Predictive Analytics to the Internet of Things (IoT), insurance “data” makes the business case for transformative change. Insurers are looking to build smarter and more efficient ways to operate and differentiate their products through innovation and new opportunities uncovered by their data. Our clients look to EY as trusted advisors to provide insights on how to ingest, interpret, and manage their data, as well as, develop new capabilities that allow them to compete in a fast-paced industry. Our team specializes in Insurance business intelligence, advanced analytics, and information management.

The opportunity

We provide constant room for growth through client engagements and personal development. Our practitioners develop and lead innovative data techniques and methods, supporting both business and technology leaders. EY practitioners are well rounded with a deeper understanding of insurance operations, as well as, technology. This role provides the unique opportunity to build a professional network, tackle complex data issues, and drive cutting edge approaches across leading insurers. The experiences you gain here will be more valuable than anywhere else as you continue to progress in your career development.

Your key responsibilities

You will lead diverse teams of professionals across different geographies to deliver a wide range of data and analytics services. You will solve complex issues and drive growth across personal lines and commercial insurers. Your success will be aligned to the fastest growing insurance practice that is leading the industry.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Fostering an innovative and inclusive team-oriented work environment

  • Being a change agentby bringing innovative data & analytics solutions to life for Insurance organizations

  • Generating new business opportunities and developing long term client relationships and networks

  • Leading data & analytics programs from defining strategy to implementation

  • Operating with “C” level executives

  • Managing multi-million engagements

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelor's or master’s degree

  • Around 8 or more years of related work experience in insurance with a focus on data management or analytics

  • Practical experience in leading and managing teams through a development life cycle – requirements, design, development and testing

  • Insurance specific experience in owning data related work streams on large programs with demonstrable knowledge around policy, claims and / or billing operations.

  • Practical experience using the following tools and technologies:

  • Advanced Analytics:SAS, R, Python, SPSS, MapR, Flume, Hue, Impala, predictive analytics, machine learning, artificial intelligence

  • Information Management:SAP BODS, Informatica, DataStage, SSIS, Talend, SQL, Hadoop, Hortonworks, Cloudera, Kerberos, Apache Sentry, Knox, Cloudera, Collibra, AWS, Legacy vendor software

  • Excellent leadership and teaming skills

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Prior experience in project management and client serving roles using the Guidewire Software is preferred i.e., PolicyCenter, ClaimCenter, BillingCenter, DataHub and/or InfoCenter

  • Ability to understand business challenges and translate them into value-add insurance data management and analytics solutions

  • A willingness and ability to travel to meet client needs; travel is estimated at 80%-90%

  • Valid driver’s license in the US

  • Valid passport

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Adegree in computer science, engineering, accounting, finance or a related field; MBA/EMBA or MS degree preferred

  • Prior Guidewire or related consulting experience

What we look for

We’re interested in self-motivated and passionate leaders with a strong vision and desire to stay on the cutting edge of data technology and science. We are looking for individuals who aspire to build collaborative team environments and possess effective management skills while demonstrating in-depth technical capabilities and industry knowledge.

If you have a genuine drive for helping consumers achieve the full potential of their data while working towards your own development, this role is for you!

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, both pension and 401(k) plans, a minimum of 15 days of vacation plus ten observed holidays and three paid personal days, and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • Leading integrator of Guidewire product suite and one of the fastest growing insurance data management practices

  • Support and coaching from the most engaging and knowledgeable colleagues in the industry

  • A collaborative environment where everyone works together to create a better working world

  • Excellent training and development prospects

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

Join us in building a better working world. Apply now.