SunGard provides solutions for the insurance industry in each of the following major business lines: life and health, annuities and pensions, property and casualty, reinsurance and asset management. SunGard’s software and services support functions from the front office through the back office, from customer service, policy administration and actuarial calculations to financial and investment accounting and reporting.
iWorks Prophet is a leading enterprise-wide actuarial modelling system that helps insurance and financial services companies meet reporting responsibilities, improve risk management, and develop more profitable products faster. Over 9,000 users, across more than 730 customer sites, in more than 65 countries, rely on iWorks Prophet to model their firm’s financial business. The iWorks Prophet department contains four core actuarial teams:
- Actuarial systems team – design and architecture of the iWorks Prophet Professional and Enterprise editions
- Library development team – development of the actuarial codebase, to meet the latest international business requirements
- General insurance development team – development of the Prophet GI financial modelling solution
- Consultancy team – working with SunGard’s customers around the world, implementing solutions to get the best out of iWorks Prophet
The actuarial systems team is responsible for the design and architecture of the iWorks Prophet and is looking for innovative graduates analysts to drive and direct their suite of Prophet products into the future. Successful candidates will have an interest in IT systems and finance, and possess strong communication, problem solving and analytical skills. Full training on Prophet will be provided and graduates will quickly become experts in using and developing Prophet models.
Graduates in the role will build an understanding of insurance products and regulatory developments affecting the insurance industry worldwide, and develop technical system features to a level of excellence.
Graduate Training & Development
Successful candidates will become a member of the UK actuarial profession and will be supported towards qualification as an actuary. Support may include but is not limited to study support, attendance at tutorials and entry to examinations.
Your development is important to us and we offer continuous learning throughout the graduate programme. Building on from the induction week which focuses on soft and business skills, you will be given product and technical training, specific to your role. Additionally, each quarter you will come together with your graduate class for further classroom training and one-on-one coaching sessions will be made available on selected courses to suit your individual development needs.
So if you appreciate the advantages of working with highly talented individuals and thrive in a culture that values teamwork, individual entrepreneurship, personal accountability and excellence, you will fit right into our working environment! We look for graduates who are enthusiastic to work in the financial software industry and are keen to join our company. Ultimately we are seeking creative problem solvers, who take the initiative and get excited about the challenges their roles can bring. If this sounds like you, then APPLY NOW!