Great-West Corporate Analyst Business Systems in Denver (DTC), Colorado
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Would you like to be a part of one of America's leading financial services firms? Great-West Financial is the nation’s second largest insurer in sales of individual life insurance through banks. We also offer annuity and executive benefits products. Under Empower Retirement, we provide employer sponsored retirement plans as the nation’s second largest retirement plan provider.
Our over 5,000 associates across 40 locations across the country provide world class service to:
30,000+ employer sponsored retirement plans
8 million+ employees participating in their employer-sponsored retirement plan
467,700+ individual life insurance and annuity accounts
$460 billion+ total assets under administration
Under general supervision, formulates, defines, and documents
system/application scope and objectives through research and fact-
finding to develop or modify systems/applications that support the
financial services and/or investments divisions. Prepares detailed
specifications from which system/applications will be developed and
maintained. Performs system/application testing to ensure delivery
meets business, budgetary, and end-user expectations. May lead projects of smaller scope or manage portions of larger projects.
- Formulates, defines, and documents systems/application scope and
objectives working closely with systems architecture, development and engineering teams. Prepares detailed specifications from which
system/applications will be developed and maintained. Works under the guidance of senior level analysts.
- Performs portions of the system development lifecycle including
gathering, documenting and analyzing requirements for moderately
complex, multiplatform applications. Maintains documentation, project
tracking, and key stakeholder reporting metrics. Makes ecommendations for project resource requirements to senior level staff, project managers and/or systems leadership.
- Performs system/application testing to ensure delivery meets
business, budgetary, and end-user expectations. Depending on assigned area(s), may be responsible for the quality assurance testing function.
- Provides day to day support to existing applications and
troubleshoots system/applications performance issues as they arise.
Provides resolution to system/application problems under the guidance of more senior. Depending on applications supported, may provide technical support and guidance directly to end users.
Acts as a liaison between key business area and systems teams, and communicates project feasibility, status and issues to key stakeholders. May have regular interaction with business leaders.
Works under general supervision. Receives a moderate level of
guidance and direction.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Systems or
FINRA 6 registration permitted, but not required. Corporate-established timelines apply to permitted registrations.
FINRA fingerprinting required.
Other Preferred Qualifications:
Minimum two (2) years experience.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills.
At Great-West Financial® and Empower Retirement, our more than 5,000 associates are dedicated to helping customers secure their financial futures. We offer a range of retirement savings products, life insurance, annuities and investment services from offices across the country. If you’re interested in joining a company that enjoys a record of strong performance and is rich in history yet innovative, bold and transformative, then our organization is an outstanding place for you to grow and succeed. We’re an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity. We’re also committed to providing a drug-free workplace.
External Job Title: Analyst Business Systems
External Company Name: Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company