Deloitte FSI - Core Business Operations – Systems Engineering - Insurance- Senior Manager in Chicago, Illinois
FSI -Core Business Operations Systems Engineering - Insurance- Senior Manager
An effective Senior Manager delivers on strategy with hands on implementation and operations experience. We work to understand overarching business strategy at a deep level, going far beyond the C-Suite to uncover insights. We create solutions that are sharply focused while taking the full operating model into account, from people and intellectual capital to technology and processes. And when it comes time to put technology to work, we bring a demonstrated depth of knowledge to solution design, selection and implementation.
Financial Services Industry focuses on the most pressing issues in Financial Services, including rapid changes in customer needs, technology, increased globalization, and financial regulations Maintains the traditional view of the Industry with slight modifications (e.g., Engineering and Construction sub-sector has been moved to the Energy, Resources & Industrials Industry) and title changes that align US Consulting with sector terminology used cross-functionally and globally at the firm (e.g., Investment Management )
Deloitte Insurance sectorconcentrates on delivering core strategy, operations, human capital, actuarial and technology services to insurance executives. Helping clients address a range of critical issues including those brought on by globalization, advances in technology, competition and the changing demands of their customers.
Work you ll do
As a Senior Manager, you will use the alignment of business and IT Strategy to help clients take advantage of changing market forces and trends. Our practitioners advise, develop and execute effective IT visions, strategies and roadmaps, in direct alignment and support of client business and technology objectives. Our Firm s areas of focus include IT Strategy Transformation, Enterprise Architecture, Agile Advisory, and Application Strategy, Selection and, Rationalization.
12 years of relevant consulting or industry experience
At least 6 years of experience managing large technology engagements
A minimum of 6 full life cycle implementations
A willingness to travel 80 - 100% of the time (Monday Thursday/Friday)
8 years experience in IT strategy or IT management roles
Demonstrated prior experience in managing teams of 10 resources through design, development, and/or operations of complex technology environments (programs, applications, systems and/or infrastructure)
Executed projects with the following domains: Underwriting, Distribution, Claims, Marketing, Channels, Finance, Billing
Experience with Big Data, Cloud technologies, Data Visualization or Data Warehousing (Hadoop, Cloudera, Hortonworks, AWS, Azure, GPC, Informatica, SSIS, Tableau, QLIK, PowerBI et all )
Experience with Insurance Core System Products (Guidewire, Duck Creek et all)
Demonstrated prior experience in managing technology assessments and developing strategic recommendations
Ability to articulate leading business issues and trends, including the associated technology implications within one or more industries
Demonstrated experience in business process improvement, leveraging information and technology
Bachelor s Degree
Senior Managers are required to have at least five full lifecycle project experience in one or more of the following areas:
IT Strategy & Transformation Advise, develop and execute effective IT visions, strategies and roadmaps, in direct alignment and support of business and technology objectives.
Enterprise Architecture Deliver effective blueprints that guide the key technology decisions of why, what, when, and how to build technologies that ultimately deliver required business enablement, alignment and value.
Agile Advisory Support clients in adopting Agile at scale across their organization through training and coaching and provide support to overcome the organizational, governance, culture and people challenges associated with such a transformation.
Application Strategy, Selection and Rationalization - Evaluate application and package investments and solutions to support business needs, enterprise strategy and go forward plans aligning client application initiatives with business strategies.
Ability to work independently and manage multiple task assignments
Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint)
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment
Eagerness to mentor junior staff
An advanced degree in the area of specialization Preferred
Understanding and experience with IT economics including popular financial measures (such as CFROI, TCO etc)
Experience working in a relevant technical role, either with another consultancy, with a vendor or within an enterprise IT team
Experience with IT organization design and management principles/techniques as well as IT management tools (e.g., Mercury, PlanView, ProSight, Niku)
Our Systems Engineering team delivers large-scale software applications and integrated systems, and assists clients with architecture design, assessment and optimization, and definition. We develop service-oriented architecture (SOA) and other integration solutions to enable information sharing and management between business partners and disparate processes and systems, and we deliver technology enablement to support CIO services transformation.
Systems Engineering professionals focus on key client issues that impact the core business by maximizing operational value, driving down the cost of quality, and enhancing technology innovation. Our teams deliver a wide range of services, including application architecture design and optimization, application modernization, business process management and solution integration, custom application design and development, and large-scale technology delivery program efforts.
How you ll grow
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