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Interim Prophet Developer – Migrations projects - 11 month Fixed Term Contract
The role of the Prophet Developer is to make changes to the Prophet models and associated tools and code that are used to perform pricing and valuation for the L&G life business. The role holder will be dedicated to a business line, supporting the defect management arising from data migration, Prophet development related to the migration, and SQL development for the new model point file creation process.
Implement Change: Implement development changes as identified in the requirements documents in line with the agreed work package plan (covering both technical and documentation changes).
Test Execution Complete all testing activities as defined in the project plan, ensuring that all test preparation documentation is complete before undertaking testing, and that the test completion reports are completed to document tests undertaken and their success (or otherwise).
Documentation: Prepare all project and test documentation (unit / system / integration) ensuring it is complete, accurate and adheres to current best practice standards L&G's development standards and methodology.
Time Management: Actively manage own time and workload and to escalate issues and risks of likely deviation from agreed plan at the earliest opportunity to the Project Manager and the Actuarial Technical Lead and agree options for resolution.
Change Management: Provide appropriate input to the project status reports as and when requested by the Project Manager ensuring they are complete and accurately reflect the development status of the project / work package
The jobholder will have knowledge of the following:
Development of Prophet and SQL coding to an advanced level.
A range of reporting metrics.
Annuities and life insurance business
UK Finance sector.
Actuarial Finance systems and processes.
The jobholder will have:
Very good knowledge of Prophet development within a large life insurer
Experience of working on data migrations in the UK Life insurance industry
Experience of wider actuarial development (eg SQL, DCS etc)
Good experience of working with a team
Ability to produce documentation of development and testing
Good communication, personal planning and organisation skills
Ability to show initiative in applying good problem solving and analytical skills
A practical and hands on approach.
Whatever your role, we reward ability, performance and attitude with a package that looks after all the things that are important to you. Our employees have a wide range of benefits including a generous pension scheme, life assurance, 25 days’ holiday, an annual supplement for private medical insurance, discretionary performance related bonuses, paid overtime, discounts at both a huge range of high street stores and our own great products, your hard work will be rewarded when you join us.
For more information please contact Chloe McCauley - Resourcing Lead - email@example.com.