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Solutions Architect - Insurance & Annuities

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Date: Jun 22, 2019

Location: Lincoln, NE, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 48659 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Solutions Architect - Insurance & Annuities to join our team in Lincoln, Nebraska (US-NE), United States (US).



Solution Architect


Day to Day job Duties: 

  • Provides business systems analysis and solutioning support for internal and external clients, identifying business needs and recommending industry best practice solutions
  • Participates in feasibility discussion
  • Serves as a liaison between internal and external clients, operations, and IT teams
  • Performs evaluation, analysis, documentation of requirements, translation into proper system requirement specifications and configuration, considering the business implications of the application of technology to the current and future business environment
  • Formulates and defines systems scope and objectives based on both end-user needs and a thorough understanding of business systems, applications and industry requirements
  • Conducts business process analyses, needs assessments, and preliminary cost/benefits analyses to align information technology solutions with business initiatives
  • Solicits estimates and assumptions for input into indicative pricing
  • Leads large scale projects
  • Teaches end users new technology and enhancements using all appropriate communication tools

Basic Qualifications:

  • Requires 8+ years Life and Annuity insurance experience
  • 5+ years working within System development projects
  • 8+ years Project Management

Nice to Have Skills:

  • Expertise in end-to-end business operations and optimal system functionality for Life and Annuity (L&A) product lines
  • Experience working with Term, Whole Life, Universal Life, Interest-Sensitive Whole Life, Annuities, and Indexed products
  • Experience in functional systems design and operations planning for closed blocks of business
  • Experience in planning and execution of consolidating systems performing redundant functions
  • Experience planning complex integration models involving multiple systems
  • Advanced knowledge of system development methodology, project management and system architecture
  • Advanced analytical/problem solving skills
  • Advanced ability to identify and evaluate existing and potential IT and business challenges
  • Exceptional influencing and communication skills
  • Exceptional ability to translate between non-technical business users and technical IT resources
  • Advanced client service skills and leadership capabilities
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills


Travel:  This position requires up to 50% travel required to Lincoln, NE, or client locations

Degree:  Undergraduate degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience



This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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