Business Analyst / Tableau Developer, Senior Associate


Date: Aug 3, 2022

Location: Philadelphia, PA, 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 Business Analyst / Tableau Developer will be a key partner in helping to build and convert Group Benefit Solutions reporting processes across various functional areas (Underwriting, Sales and Distribution, etc.).  This position is responsible for the coordination, management, design, development, and maintenance of standard and custom reporting solutions. Using visualization expertise, this individual will design, implement, and provide ongoing support and maintenance to visual reporting platforms in Tableau and other systems.  Role will report through the Finance department and focus on operational and management level reporting.



  • Understand business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements and recommends solutions that enable the organization to achieve its reporting goals
  • Convert and automate existing reports from legacy reporting platforms to Tableau, as well as enhancing and developing existing and new reports as assigned
  • Research, plan, recommend and implement dashboards and data visualization in Tableau to meet the stakeholders’ business requirements
  • Lead the support of multiple business areas with the understanding of business and data requirements, and iteratively designing visualizations for initial concepts and prototypes that can be presented for feedback
  • Draw upon a full range of Tableau features to design, develop, enhance and support Tableau visualizations including, but not limited to, interactive dashboards, scorecards and reports
  • Lead the build and publish interactive Tableau reports and dashboards along with data refresh scheduling
  • Create Tableau Scorecards, Dashboards using stack bars, bar graphs, scattered plots, geographical maps, line/pie graphs, Gantt charts, etc.
  • Effectively utilizes features and Best Practices of Tableau and visual analytics to maximize impact and utility of visualization products
  • Manage a repository of re-usable data visualization templates and views
  • Support Activities to document, evolve, and communicate artifacts developed using Tableau.
  • Prioritize and coordinate multiple work efforts
  • Actively participate in departmental Tableau developers learning group
  • Act as a mentor / trainer to team and department resources
  • Additional duties as assigned


  • Passionate about telling stories with data
  • Demonstrates and promotes a high-performance, customer-centric culture of quality
  • Exhibits self-directed capability to effectively interact with larger groups from a wide range of business areas
  • Ability to effectively communicate complex concepts and statistical results in an easily understandable presentation
  • Continually strives to improve own skills and competencies by demonstrating initiative to participate in internal & external coaching and training programs
  • Leads by example in technical expertise, high energy level, and can-do attitude
  • Requires strong Tableau, SQL, Access, and Excel skills
  • Strong, clear, concise, and analytical written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate with others and establish working relationships, communicate effectively across the organization and at different levels, think and act strategically, and influence key leaders
  • Knowledge of insurance data and concepts a plus
  • Ability to successfully navigate and contribute in a highly-matrixed environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree program with a focus on Computer Science, Information Systems, Finance, or Business Administration preferred



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: 86865




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