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Product Calculation Test Analyst-Brighthouse Financial

Date Posted: Nov 21, 2017

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28277

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Charlotte  


Brighthouse Financial is a new company established by MetLife. We’re on a mission to help people achieve financial security. Built on a foundation of industry knowledge and experience, we specialize in offering essential annuity and life insurance products designed to help customers protect what they’ve earned and ensure it lasts more predictably. In an industry that often has a reputation for complexity, confusion, and cost, Brighthouse Financial is different. Our approach includes simplicity, transparency, and more value so customers can face the future with confidence.


Brighthouse Financial is seeking passionate, high-performing team members to help us carry out our mission and be part of an exciting journey toward improving the financial futures of our millions of customers. Sound like you? Read on.


Role Value Proposition:

We are currently seeking a qualified candidate to become a member of the Life Insurance Product Management and Testing Team, which supports and drives the successful system implementation of Brighthouse Financial Life Insurance Products.  In this role, the ideal candidate will be responsible for executing calculation testing of Life Insurance Products which are being developed for sale and being implemented in the Brighthouse Financials’ Administration & Illustration systems.  The candidate chosen for this role must possess the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment; work independently and collaborate effectively within a high-performing team of qualified individuals; and produce quality results.  This role is critical to the Brighthouse vision of delivering high-quality products to the marketplace that add value to our customer’s lives.


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Execute calculation testing of Individual Life Products including Universal Life, Variable Universal Life, Term, & Whole Life products using calculation testing tools to ensure that all calculations in the administrative and illustration systems are accurate
  • Support team in developing test plans, test matrices, and test cases based upon Product, Business and Tax Requirements for calculation testing, preparing expected results using actuarial tools, and debugging value mismatches between system and test tools
  • Support debugging of value mismatches between the administrative/illustration systems and the testing tool, including root cause analysis
  • Provide support to IT and Test Tool Developer with interpretation of Product and Tax Requirements; work with product managers and tax control specialists to resolve open questions
  • Manage critical relationships with IT, consultants and vendors, internal end users, and business customers/leadership


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in mathematics, business, finance, or related field
  • Strong technical skills; problem-solving and analytical abilities; and ability to learn new technologies
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including technical writing skills
  • 1-2 + years' work experience in a corporate environment
  • 1-2+ years' experience in MS Excel including building/interpreting complex mathematical formulas
  • 6+ months experience working independently with some supervision
  • Some knowledge of life insurance products
  • Proven experience in eliciting requirements and testing



No travel required


Business Category

Life Product Management and Testing


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Brighthouse Financial is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is Brighthouse Financial's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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Brighthouse Financial is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to complete an employment application, please contact our Employee Relations Department at 1-866-635-9230 or email All other unrelated inquires will not be acknowledged.


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte