Actuarial Software Tester

  • PolySystems seeks an Actuarial Software Tester to join our home office located in Chicago’s loop.

  • Description:

    PolySystems is seeking an Actuarial Software Tester to work with our Client Support Services and Design & Development teams to complete software modifications and enhancements.


    • Function as a liaison between client support and programming teams for software fixes and feature completion from client submission to the final stages of analysis.
    • Serve as the key contact for questions from the client and the client support team.
    • Update documentation when new features are added or bugs are fixed.
    • Analyze submitted complex data and communicate concerns to developers.
    • Provide required test data and supplemental calculations to unit and client regression suites.
    • Assist in analyzing regression results.


    • Bachelor’s degree in mathematics, actuarial science, or related field.
    • Must have passed a minimum of two Society of Actuaries exams.
    • A minimum of two years of experience is required.
    • Experience in the insurance field is a plus.
    • Understanding of insurance product types: reserving methods, rules, and guidelines.
    • Experience with batch files.
    • Strong critical thinking and analytical problem-solving skills.
    • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office products, especially Excel.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills.


    PolySystems offers a medical/dental insurance plan (including an HSA with employer contributions), a Flexible Spending Account, a 401k with employer match, Long Term Disability, a generous personal day policy, and work/life balance.

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