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MassMutual Technical Underwriting Consultant - 100% Remote US in Helena, Montana

The Life Underwriting and Digital Operations Technical Underwriting Consultant will support the Office of the Head Life Underwriter (OOHU) within Digital Operations Team by demonstrating accountability, agility, a dedication to being inclusive, a strong business acumen, and will show courage, even in the most difficult situations. We also value strong communication skills, a passion for learning, leadership traits, resilience and self-awareness. We are Digital Operations, established in the MassMutual Enterprise Technology Experience (ETX) organization. The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of our underwriting policies, guidelines, practices and procedures and a willingness to champion changes to improve processes while maintaining mortality expectations.

  • Provide recommendations around new tools and methodologies for risk selection.

  • Analyze, create and develop rules for our algorithmic and fluid underwriting processes.

  • Develop new and competitive underwriting guidelines with research, documentation, marketing and presentations.

  • Think critically and problem solve using data to drive toward resolution.

Role Characteristics & Responsibilities

  • Interpret large sets of data and effectively communicate data trends.

  • Consults with stakeholders on core issues and watch list items openly share knowledge, information and feedback, collaborating to identify solutions and supporting team success.

  • Lean into new challenges as they arise. Be comfortable with ambiguity.

  • Handles projects with a sense of urgency based on business prioritization

  • Distill information into concise summaries and tools for diverse internal audiences

Required Qualifications

  • HS diploma or GED

  • 7+ years of relevant work experience in Life Insurance Underwriting

  • Minimum $5+ million life approval limit without second sign

  • Mastery knowledge of individual life insurance practices, underwriting standards and operations

  • Confident communicator with strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Be able to think strategically and influence others

  • Ability to partner with key constituents to support strategic and tactical development

  • A demonstrated track record of consistently meeting and/or exceeding performance expectations

  • Entrepreneur mindset – you drive your business forward with latitude for independent decision making

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and data visualization tools (ex Tableau)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree

  • Industry designations/education (FALU, FLMI, CLU) preferred

Salary Range $103,00 - $135,800 w annual bonus opportunity

Commensurate with experience

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MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply. Note: Veterans are welcome to apply, regardless of their discharge status.