Sammons Financial Group Assistant Actuary (22341) in Fargo, North Dakota

This position is for an Assistant Actuary that specializes in the programming, testing, and maintaining of actuarial testing tools which are used primarily for the validation of life insurance administration and illustration systems.Essential Functions:Codes actuarial testing tools based on life insurance subject matter expertise and programming best practicesConfirms accuracy of testing tools and debugs as neededResponsible for source code management, documentation of code development, and the deployment process of actuarial testing toolsCollaborates with IT on the integration of actuarial testing tools for automated system testingWorks with Life Product Development on the design and modification of actuarial testing tools necessary to support new product initiativesBased on application of the actuarial testing tools provides guidance in identifying and correcting administration and illustration system deficienciesAssists in the training and development of team membersConducts end user training and provides technical support on actuarial testing toolsCompletes special projects as assignedAs stated within the Company Attendance and Punctuality policy, regular attendance is required and expected in order to meet the business service levels and workflow demandsQualifications:Associate or Fellow of the Society of Actuaries4-year college degreeFive or more years of life insurance industry work experienceFive or more years of programming experience in VBA (i.e. coding, debugging, and testing)Experience with agile software development preferred but not requiredAbility to work both in team environment and independently