Lincoln Financial Group Consultant, Prioritization and Process Automation in Boston, Massachusetts

Alternate Locations: Boston, MA (Massachusetts); Omaha, NE (Nebraska)

Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.

Requisition #56049

About the Company

Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 250 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas — Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection — focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer’s lifestyles and retirement outcomes.

Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $253 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2017.

Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America by Forbes magazine, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees’ futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.

GENERAL PURPOSE OF JOB

The Consultant, Prioritization & Process Automation will consult/analyze and deliver on more complex assignments/projects for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility on the information management team. S/he will be responsible for analyzing process automation requirements, developing value-added solutions, quality assurance, and providing SME support to internal clients. S/he will deliver more complex solutions following the development life cycle process. S/he will facilitate prioritization processes for information management cross multiple organizations, including, but not limited to claims, distribution, finance, actuarial, operations, product, and pricing.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintains knowledge on current and emerging developments/trends for assigned area(s) of responsibility, assesses the impact, and collaborates with management to incorporate new trends and developments in current and future solutions.

  • Champions and enhances organizational initiatives by positively influencing and supporting change management and/or departmental/enterprise initiatives within assigned area(s) of responsibility.

  • Serves as a resource to team members and applicable internal/external stakeholders on more complex assignments/projects for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.

  • Identifies and recommends process improvements that significantly reduce workloads or improve quality for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.

  • Consults/Analyze on more complex assignments and/or projects for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.

  • Works with the functional area to understand process automation opportunity and delivers automated solutions to save time and generate efficiencies.

  • Tests increasingly complex data process changes thoroughly to ensure accuracy.

  • Consults and/or participates in the requirements, design and coding walkthroughs to ensure the development of quality solutions.

  • Proactively identifies problems and presents/develops solutions

  • Communicates effectively with internal stakeholders and management to prioritize information management work.

  • Leads and facilitates prioritization process across multiple functions including areas within IM and Data Strategy and communicates decisions made.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • 4 Year/Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience (4 years of experience in lieu of Bachelor's) in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Information Systems, Information Technology or Computer Engineering or equivalent work experience (Minimum Required)

  • 3 - 5+ Years experience in business intelligence, reporting, or other data area that directly aligns with the specific responsibilities for this position (Required)

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

  • Travel Type: National Domestic

  • Travel Amount: up to 5%

This position may be subject to Lincoln’s Political Contribution Policy. An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln’s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Lincoln Financial Group are considered property of Lincoln Financial Group and are not subject to payment of agency fees.

Lincoln Financial Group (“LFG”) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information. Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.

Lincoln Financial Group ("LFG") is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information. Opportunities throughout LFG are available to employees and applicants and are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. We have a drug free work environment and we perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.