Farmers Insurance Commissions Calculations & Reporting Analyst in Woodland Hills, California

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This is an exciting time to join the Data Team in the Farmers CDO (Chief Data Officer) Organization, where we work on high-profile and high-impact cross-functional projects that are very rewarding. The ideal candidate will support the Agency Commission Calculation & Reporting Team in the areas of solution design and ongoing support.

Consider joining our team if you are passionate about Data, enjoy problem solving, and working with like-minded IT and business professionals.

Job Summary
Provides expertise in the design and functionality of business applications; Understands customers’ business processes and products and how best they can be supported by the application systems; Reviews and validates the detailed technical design for business applications provided by the supplier to ensure alignment with business requirements; Performs quality review checks on project deliverables; Validates suppliers estimates; Performs impact analysis of application changes across various components, holding an end-to-end view of the system; Estimates Rough Order of Magnitude for the level of effort/cost of new application functionality; Specifies / recommends integration and parallel testing criteria; Supports the implementation activities, troubleshooting system environmental issues, as required.

Essential Job Functions

  • Performs impact analysis and provides solution design for the Agency Commissions Calculations and Reporting application across various components.
  • Liaises with business stakeholders to understand requirements / pain points and comes up with solution recommendations.
  • Estimates Rough Order of Magnitude for the level of effort/cost of new application functionality and validates suppliers’ estimates.
  • Supports the implementation activities, troubleshooting system environmental issues, and training.
  • Plans production data loads and verifies completion timeliness and accuracy.
  • Handles production incidents by leading impact and resolution analysis with various teams.
  • Supports root cause documentation and implements lessons learned.
  • Recommends enhancements to existing processes and automation of processes to increase efficiency.
  • Effectively communicates and documents production issues for management and business.
  • Prepares management reporting materials.
  • Collaborates, plans, and coordinates various production activities with internal on/offshore, business, and downstream teams.

    *Education Requirements: *Bachelors degree or equivalent or specific relevant experience.

    Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum 3-4 years of experience in IT application analysis, design, development, and/or testing.

  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in IT application operation support, workflow management, or similar role.
  • Experience independently planning, leading, and overseeing multiple concurrent assignments .
  • Experience planning and leading software and infrastructure upgrades.
  • Experience with MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

    Special Skill Requirement

  • Good written and oral skills in local language.

  • Detail oriented, quick learner, self-starter.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to independently manage multiple concurrent assignment.
  • Ability to articulate technical issues, root cause, and remediation plans in layman’s terms.
  • Experience in a P&C Insurance organization, preferred.
  • Experience with IBM ICM, Varicent, or similar incentive/compensation management & reporting tools. preferred.

    HR Title: App SME II

    Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

Job: *Information Technology

Organization: *Farmers Insurance

Title: Commissions Calculations & Reporting Analyst

Location: California-Woodland Hills

Requisition ID: 18000A4L