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Data Warehouse BI Lead

New York Life Insurance Company (“New York Life” or “the company”) is the largest mutual life insurance company in the United States*. Founded in 1845, New York Life is headquartered in New York City, maintains offices in all fifty states, and owns Seguros Monterrey New York Life in Mexico.


New York Life is one of the most financially strong and highly capitalized insurers in the business. The company reported 2016 operating earnings of $1.954 billion. Total assets under management at year end 2016, with affiliates, totaled $538 billion.  As of year-end 2016, New York Life’s surplus was $23.336 billion**.  New York Life holds the highest possible financial strength ratings currently awarded to any life insurer from all four of the major ratings agencies: A.M. Best, A++; Fitch AAA; Moody’s Aaa; Standard & Poor’s AA+. (Source: Individual Third Party Ratings Report as of 8/17/16).


Financial strength, integrity and humanity—the values upon which New York Life was founded—have guided the company’s decisions and actions for over 170 years.


Looking for a highly motivated Data Warehouse BI Lead with well-rounded experience to join our Data Warehouse team with focus on Business Objects and Oracle. This role requires a highly motivated individual with a strong sense of ownership, technical and analytical expertise as well as an aptitude for business requirements documentation, designing system process flow as well as providing functional requirements for development teams. The Data Analyst must effectively communicate between end users and technical teams and be able to triage issues using tools like SQL. 


Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

· Develop business process models and documentation for various data sources coming into Enterprise Data Warehouse and/or HDL (Hadoop data lake) 

· Effectively communicate and document business and IT information in line with agreed upon process/procedures. 

· Balance technology and business issues as well as communicate appropriately with both technology and business experts


- Financial services experience with knowledge in holdings, transactions, pricing, and ratings data. 

- Knowledge in investment management data such as tax lots and performance data is a major plus. 

- Knowledge in fixed income, private equity, and real estate data a major plus

· Analyze and evaluate data / information gathered from multiple sources and reconcile / address conflicts or business issues 

· Conduct independent analysis and review requirements utilizing knowledge of business systems and requirements, with ability to supply alternative suggestions/improvements to requirements 

· Work with Data Governance team to develop, implement and manage data strategies that optimize data quality to improve standardization and business information value derived from enterprise data 

· Manage activities to support data stewardship of company wide data from any/all sources into Enterprise Data Warehouse and/or HDL (Hadoop data lake) 

· Manage data cleansing, de-duplication and harmonization of data across and within enterprise systems 

· Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets and develop graphs, reports, and presentations of results 

· Convert business rules from data stewards into technical rules for data quality analysis and management 

· Write SQL to query complex data structure 

· Work with end-users to define and execute test scenarios and ensure appropriate end user training.





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*Based on revenue as reported by “Fortune 500, ranked within Industries, Insurance: Life, Health (Mutual),” Fortune Magazine, June 17, 2016.  See  for methodology.

**Total surplus, which includes the Asset Valuation Reserve, is one of the key indicators of the company’s long-term financial strength and stability and is presented on a consolidated basis of the company.


1. Operating earnings is the key measure use by management to track Company’s profitability from ongoing operations and underlying profitability of the business. This indicator is based on generally accepted accounting principles in the US (GAAP), with certain adjustments Company believes to be appropriate as a measurement approach (non GAAP), primarily the removal of gains or losses on investments and related adjustments.


2. Assets under management represent Consolidated Domestic and International insurance Company Statutory assets (cash and invested assets and separate account assets) and third party assets principally managed by New York Life Investment management Holdings LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of New York Life Insurance Company.