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Solution Analyst / Senior Solution Analyst

Date: Jul 29, 2021

Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA, R3C-3P1 Kitchener, ON, CA, N2G-1H6 Toronto, ON, CA, M2P-2B7 Nepean, ON, CA, K2E-7W5 Moncton, New Brunswick, CA, E1E-4R5 Saskatoon, SK, CA, S7H-0W5 Calgary, AB, CA, T2R-0E4 Vancouver, British Columbia, CA, V6J-4Y3 Edmonton, AB, CA, T6E-6A8

Company: Wawanesa Insurance

 

Wawanesa Mutual Insurance is one of the largest property and casualty insurers in Canada with $3 billion in annual revenues and assets of more than $9 billion. Wawanesa Mutual, founded in 1896 with executive offices in Winnipeg, is the parent company of Wawanesa General, which offers property and casualty insurance in California and Oregon, and Wawanesa Life, which distributes life insurance products and services throughout Canada. With over 3,500 employees, Wawanesa proudly serves over two million policyholders in Canada and the United States. Wawanesa actively gives back to organizations that strengthen communities where it operates, donating well above internationally recognized benchmarks for excellence in corporate philanthropy.
 
We are currently looking for dedicated, driven, and enthusiastic individuals who thrive in an environment that welcomes change and are looking for an opportunity for diverse experience, advancement on a growing team.

 

Job Overview

Working under general supervision, this job contributes to Wawanesa success by designing, documenting, testing and supporting system solutions to meet business stakeholder requirements.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the analysis, design and documentation of both system and business requirements for application enhancements and projects.
  • Participate in requirement sessions with business and system teams.
  • Collaborate with multiple functions to ensure quality software
  • Create test cases based on requirements documentation and defect resolutions
  • Contribute to the communication of system solutions in business and technical terms.
  • Contribute to the resolution of both business requirements and system issues.
  • Follow established practices, processes and guidelines.
  • Knowledge of system standards and IS department established methodologies.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Completion of post-secondary degree/certificate or equivalent experience.
  • 1 to 5 years’ experience performing systems or business analysis.
  • Effective analysis and problem solving skills for collecting data to analyze options.
  • Effective attention to detail skills to produce deliverables that consider the areas involved.
  • Effective communication skills to share information with others.
  • Effective planning and organizing skills to develop plans and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Understanding of agile practices, scrum, kanban and continuous delivery.
  • Experience in programming languages is considered an asset.
  • Knowledge and experience in insurance industry is considered an asset.

 

Wawanesa provides its employees with a respectful, challenging and rewarding environment where they can maximize their potential while contributing to the company’s goals. Our full-time permanent employees are provided with highly competitive compensation packages (salaries, generous vacation allowance, leave top up, annual bonus plan, premium free benefits and a pension plan). Wawanesa provides a stable environment for its employees in today’s challenging markets. We’re also proud to give our employees in Canada the flexibility to choose how and where they want to work. Options in most roles include work from the office, from home, or a hybrid mix of time spent at both.
 

Wawanesa is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fostering a diverse workforce that is equitable and inclusive for all. Wawanesa provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to an individual’s protected status: race/ethnicity, colour, religion, creed, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family or marital status, pregnancy/childbirth or related conditions, national origin, disability, military or veteran status, or any other protected status. Accommodations are available upon request throughout all aspects of the selection process. Candidates requiring accommodations may contact, in confidence, jobs@wawanesa.com.


If you are interested in this exciting, challenging position with Wawanesa, apply today with your Resume.