Actuarial Systems Manager

Actuarial Systems Manager

Job Title: Actuarial Systems Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Contact Name: Aliza Yau
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 07, 2019 09:19

Job Description

  • Sydney CBD location
  • One of Australia’s leading life insurer
  • Excellent culture and working environment


The role

I am currently looking for an actuary with a passion for actuarial systems to assist with the developing and enhancing Actuarial Systems in support of liability and capital valuations, embedded value, and business planning.


Main responsibilities

  • Contribute to the design and build of a results database for prophet model output which meets Finance and Actuarial end user reporting and analysis requirements
  • Analysing and specifying data requirements (variable names, formats, attributes) for prophet model inputs and outputs
  • Prepare and review technical specifications that meet end user requirements and teams coding standards
  • Perform Prophet developments to specifications
  • Perform and document system testing activities (unit testing, regression testing)
  • Actuarial System incidence management and resolution
  • Managing the availability, capacity and performance of Actuarial Systems
  • Maintaining security and access procedures and conducting periodic reviews
  • Periodic research and advise on emerging finance technology


What we are looking for:

  • Tertiary degree in a financial discipline (preferably actuarial)
  • Strong technical skills in programming and data analysis
  • Strong SQL skills
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Pragmatic and solution driven approach
  • Ability to sense check complex results
  • Good communication skills
  • Knowledge and experience with Prophet or equivalent projection software


To apply for this interesting and challenging role or to discuss it in more detail, please contact Aliza Yau on 0499 888 857 or