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Boston, MA, US Schaumburg, IL, US

Rules Engine Business Systems Analyst


About iptiQ

iptiQ is a risk tech start-up within Swiss Re Group. Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

iptiQ provides digital, bespoke and transparent L&H and P&C protection products in a B2B2C manner. Founded in 2014, we're transforming the way consumers buy insurance with a unique digital insurance engine which incorporates the latest technology with world-class underwriting capabilities. We build strong partnerships to sell insurance via trusted brands.

iptiQ offers a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


About the Role:

Are you looking to take your next step in a start-up environment offering room for you to grow? As the Rules Engine BSA, you have a very exciting opportunity to join Insurance Operations on the Build Team where you will support the Rules Engine and execution of the new build portfolio, partner with the New Business & Run teams on driving our industry-leading digital implementations through requirements, testing, innovation and support.


As part of this role, you will:

  • Support the Rules Engine Product Domain, ensuring its timely delivery, functionality and market readiness.
  • Design, plan and execute implementation of new rules, products and integrated solutions for Life and Health products within the Rules Engine(s).
  • Implement configuration changes consistently with identified requirements.
  • Strategize collaboratively for underwriting rules design and interaction.
  • Maintain rule documentation and quality control standards across rule development.
  • Acquire a deep working knowledge for Rules Engine and turnaround high-quality solutions.
  • Collaborate on testing activities by creating relevant test scenarios for stories and features, performing tests, and supporting User Acceptance Testing (UAT).
  • Support planning, refinement, review, and daily sprint activities through standard tracking tools.
  • Be the point of contact to resolve production issues related to the rules engine.
  • Facilitate and participate in SAFe Agile ceremonies to ensure the team is equipped to succeed.
  • Engage with internal and external clients/customers to understand business need.
  • Evaluate, recommend and implement solutions to improve efficiency and increase quality.
  • Be a change agent and propose improvement ideas to challenge our process.
  • Learn, adapt and be an advocate for our SAFe methodology.


About You:

  • You have at least 5 years' experience in a technical setting delivering technical capabilities and implementing business critical solutions.
  • You have at least 5 years' experience of solving complex industry specific problems, with a consistent track record.
  • You have proven success with Rules Engine Build/Update, User Interface integration and other technical acumen
  • You are skilled at transforming features into actionable stories for system enhancements, configuration changes and builds.
  • You have effectively influenced decisions, defended your position, and exhibited successful negotiation.
  • You have strong analytical skills

  • You have strong relationship building, organization and management skills with experience working in fast-paced environments.
  • Technical acumen and basic understanding of Programming languages

  • You are resourceful in overcoming barriers to achieve objectives.
  • You combine critical thinking with pragmatic implementation.
  • You are passionate about delivering customer value and a seamless customer experience.
  • Experience in life and health operations preferred, but not required.
  • Experience with Sparkling Logic & Unqork software desired, but not required


Swiss Re is an equal opportunity employer. It is our practice to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.

During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for disabilities are available upon request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed.


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Nearest Major Market: Boston

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