Information Technology Specialist

Employee Type:  Full-Time

Chicago, IL, US

Job Type:  Information Technology
Secondary Location: 
Years of Experience: 

RSGUM, a division of Ryan Specialty Group is looking for an Information Technology Specialist to join our Chicago, IL office. We are a fast paced, energetic and rapidly growing organization that offers a great opportunity for someone interested in further developing their career. 

Position Summary:

Provides information & ongoing support, which includes data management, actuarial support and financial planning/analysis support. Researches and analyzes data used for research, planning, and achieving management objectives. Supports development of critical internal/external reporting where required.

Essential Functions:
  • Assists with designing, managing and coordinating information data and reporting structures.
  • Performs analyses, identifies problems and solutions, makes recommendations, and evaluates results with regard to the development, enhancement, and maintenance of automated and manual data reporting processes.
  • Assists with coordinating system audits to ensure data integrity and accuracy.
  • Manages data mapping and consistency, in coordination with teams including but not limited to FP&A, actuary, IT and audit.
  • Executes analyses in support of department's planning and development efforts; performs SQL programming related activities.
  • Designs, develops, and oversees completion of standardized operational, management and Ad Hoc reports.
  • Assists with designing, coordinating, and implementing information BI tool output design & delivery.
  • Coordinates and communicates with appropriate personnel regarding the interface of the department and other data files and operations.
  • Serves as business analyst & partner regarding data within the scope of assigned duties.
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science or Business/Financial Services related discipline with equivalent technological background; supplemented with minimum 3 years of work experience in an organizational setting.
  • Familiarity with SDLC principles.
  • Knowledge of database and data management best practices.
  • Superior analytical and organizational skills.
  • SQL capabilities including complex report creation from multiple data sources where required.
  • Ability to recommend design changes to databases, applications, designs, and reports.
  • Ability to work effectively within business intelligence tools, (eg, Cognos, Tableau), report development tools (eg, SSRS) and data processing systems.
  • Property & Casualty insurance industry experience, preferably from the carrier, MGU/MGU or TPA perspective.
  • Ability to interface with colleagues in multiple disciplines, including but not limited to property/casualty insurance, actuary, financial planning/analysis & audit.
Ryan Specialty Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Nearest Major Market: Chicago