ASSOCIATE, GBS Data and Analytics


Posting Date: Nov 15, 2023

Location: Philadelphia, PA, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co

Location Designation: Hybrid 



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.



New York Life Group Benefit Solutions is a leading player in the group insurance industry, dedicated to providing innovative solutions and exceptional service to our clients. We are seeking a highly motivated and skilled Data & Analytics Associate with a passion for coding and expertise in Tableau to join our dynamic team. This is an excellent opportunity for recent graduates or early-career professionals to make a significant impact and grow within a fast-paced and rewarding environment.


Key Responsibilities

  • Utilize coding skills to create and maintain Tableau dashboards and reports that provide actionable insights and data-driven solutions for our group insurance business.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements and transform them into effective data visualizations and reports.
  • Work with large and complex data sets, ensuring data accuracy, quality, and completeness.
  • Maintain clear documentation of how to update dashboards, their purpose, and intended use, including detailed logs of work requested and completed.
  • Continuously analyze and optimize existing Tableau reports for performance and relevance.
  • Proactively seek opportunities to improve and streamline data processes within the group insurance division.
  • Demonstrate a self-starting attitude and a strong work ethic to meet project deadlines and deliver high-quality results.
  • Provide direction and assistance in interpreting data to business partners, suggesting potential uses, limitations, and ensuring correct data is provided for intended use.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Business, Actuarial Sciences or Finance related areas.
  • Proficiency in coding languages such as Python, R, or SQL, and the ability to apply these skills to data analysis.
  • Experience with Tableau or a strong desire and capacity to quickly learn Tableau.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a keen attention to detail.
  • Business acumen and the ability to understand and interpret group insurance-related data.
  • Comfort working with big data sets, including data extraction, transformation, and visualization.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to translate data findings into actionable insights.
  • Self-starter with a proactive approach to tasks and a desire to take ownership of projects.
  • Adept at multitasking and working in a collaborative team environment.



Salary range: $47,500-$72,500 

Overtime eligible: Nonexempt 

Discretionary bonus eligible: Yes 

Sales bonus eligible: No 


Click here to learn more about our benefits. Starting salary is dependent upon several factors including previous work experience, specific industry experience, and/or skills required.



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: 89602




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