Senior Associate - Actuarial Services


Date: Sep 16, 2022

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co



When you join New York Life, you’re joining a company that values career development, collaboration, innovation, and inclusiveness. We want employees to feel proud about being part of a company that is committed to doing the right thing. You’ll have the opportunity to grow your career while developing personally and professionally through various resources and programs. New York Life is a relationship-based company and appreciates how both virtual and in-person interactions support our culture.


The Experience Studies team uses various data analysis techniques to generate assumptions that are used throughout the organization.  In addition, the team serves as a knowledge base and as experience consultants for New York Life’s (NYL’s) Life and Annuity lines of business.


The team is in search of a strong programmer / data engineer / data analyst. This role will focus on providing reporting/analytics solutions to a wide range of internal stakeholders across the business while focusing on the needs of the Experience Studies Team. The candidate will also have the opportunity to influence the development of new research projects and in-house data systems.


Note: this is a Business-facing role, not a Technology role. 




Provide support to the business team with all data analysis related needs
•    Interface with Technology teams to export, transform and deliver data elements in a timely fashion
•    Identify and Interpret business needs and pain points  to implement new data solutions
•    Execute on various requests and requirements by sourcing raw data from multiple databases, tables and systems
•    Oversee data quality and ensure data is properly translated for consumption by end business users
•    Assure project deadlines are met and manage work flows
•    Participate in completion of experience studies
•    Create analytics dashboards to facilitate communication of results



  • Bachelor's Degree - Computer Science, Statistics, or similar analytical field preferred 
  • 5-7 years of work experience 
  • Analytical and critical thinking skllls required to lcate optimal data sources and develop test plans to validate data
  • Ability to explain technical solutions to technical and non-technical teams 
  • Strong  SQL background (TOAD, SQL Workbench)
  • Expert programmer (SAS, Java, R, Python, etc.)
  • Experience with data visualization / business intelligence tools (Spotfire, Qlik, Tableau, etc.)
  • Expert-level Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, Access)
  • Experience with Hadoop and data lakes would be a plus


Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and volunteerism, supported by the Foundation. We're proud that due to our mutuality, we operate in the best interests of our policy owners. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of

Job Requisition ID: 87464




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