This is your opportunity to join AXIS Capital – a trusted global provider of specialty lines insurance and reinsurance. We stand apart for our outstanding client service, intelligent risk taking and superior risk adjusted returns for our shareholders. We also proudly maintain an entrepreneurial, disciplined and ethical corporate culture. As a member of AXIS, you join a team that is among the best in the industry.
At AXIS, we believe that we are only as strong as our people. We strive to create an inclusive and welcoming culture where employees of all backgrounds and from all walks of life feel comfortable and empowered to be themselves. This means that we bring our whole selves to work.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or creed, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, age, marital status, civil union status, family or parental status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Accommodation is available upon request for candidates taking part in the selection process.
The Business Analyst will be based in our London office and will be involved in scope definition, estimation, requirements gathering, solution development, functional design, QA & UAT testing, and end-user training on assigned projects and small change. These projects may touch on any area of International Insurance but will primarily cover Underwriting, Claims and Operations.
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication, facilitation, and documentation skills, be self-starting and independent in the delivery of assigned tasks and small projects. The candidate needs to be able to bridge the gap between the business, IT and our key vendors in a rapidly changing environment.
KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Primary Duties May Include
**REQUIRED EDUCATION/TRAINING & EXPERIENCE: **
Methodology, Tools & Techniques (Formal Skills)
Facilitation, Presentation, and Interpersonal Skills
Team player possessing excellent verbal and written communication skills. Capable of operating in a geographically dispersed project environment included outsourced services/offshore development/QA teams.
Good documentation capabilities with high attention to detail
Able to facilitate meetings and workshops
Good interpersonal skills (proactive behaviour, consulting attitude, integrative personality, etc.)
Good organisational skills including ability to self-start own task assignments and to independently lead small projects.
Ability of working in a dynamic, flexible environment.
Domain and System Knowledge