Business Intelligence Analyst I in Chicago, IL at National General Insurance

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Primary Purpose:

Responsible for the delivery of Business Intelligence and Analytics solutions, data delivery and presentation. Represent NatGen’s approach to creating these solutions and as such must demonstrate proficiency at multiple levels of the BI stack and be capable of working multiple projects concurrently.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Following is a summary of the essential functions for this job. Other duties may be performed, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below. Specific activities may change from time to time.

  • Develop SQL Queries
  • Design and delivery of Analytics
  • Design and delivery of large-scale, high-performance data transformation and storage systems
  • Develop technical requirements based on business requirements
  • Define and manage the full development lifecycle to meet client needs


Minimum Skills and Competencies:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Bachelor Degree or in-lieu of degree equivalent education, training and work-related experience
  • Must possess effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent consulting skills and the ability to work effectively with clients and team members
  • Ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Support relevant data security standards related to PII (personally identifiable information) and HIPAA
  • Ability to learn Relational Databases  (Microsoft SQL, Oracle, DB2) and ETL (Microsoft SSIS, Informatica)
  • Ability to learn SAP Business Objects, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft SSAS/SSRS reporting tools, though familiarity with similar systems acceptable, such as MicroStrategy, Cognos, Qlikview, or Tableau


Desired Skills:

  • MBA, Master Data Management (MDM), MS in Computer Science or Information Systems, or other advanced technical degree
  • MBA or advanced technical degree
  • Extensive knowledge in Microsoft Excel
  • Insurance industry experience
  • Functional area experience, especially with Finance and/or Sales
  • Experience leading teams
  • Experience with project management
  • Familiarity with HIPAA requirements
  • Familiarity with SAS, R, Python and/or other analytical tools
  • Familiarity with C#/C++/PHP/.NET and/or similar programming languages
  • Familiarity with MDX/DAX and/or similar cube-related languages


Job posting ID: 2019-4490

Job Requirements


About National General Holdings:

National General Holdings Corp. is headquartered in New York City. National General traces its roots to 1939, has a financial strength rating of A– (excellent) from A.M. Best, and provides personal and commercial automobile, homeowners, umbrella, recreational vehicle, motorcycle, supplemental health, and other niche insurance products. We are a specialty personal lines insurance holding company. Through our subsidiaries, we provide a variety of insurance products, including personal and commercial automobile, homeowners, umbrella, recreational vehicle, supplemental health, lender-placed and other niche insurance products.

National General is a fast paced, dynamic, and entrepreneurial organization. Our team members live by and exemplify what we call the 4Es. At National General, we are Energized, Engaged, Empowered, and we Execute every day in order to provide an exceptional experience for our customers! We are passionate about our organization and the value that we add every day. A successful candidate with National General will embody the 4Es. Our team is poised to outperform the competition. We are National General Insurance and with us you can be extraordinary! Come join our team!

Companies and Partners

Direct General Auto & Life, Personal Express Insurance, Century-National Insurance, ABC Insurance Agencies, NatGen Preferred, NatGen Premier, Seattle Specialty, National General Lender Services, ARS, RAC Insurance Partners, Mountain Valley Indemnity, New Jersey Skylands, Adirondack Insurance Exchange, VelaPoint, Quotit, HealthCompare, AHCP, NHIC, Healthcare Solutions Team, North Star Marketing, Euro Accident.

In addition to a phenomenal career opportunity, National General Insurance offers an excellent benefits package including:

• Paid Training
• Medical, Dental, Vision benefits
• Wellness Programs
• Life and Short/Long Term Disability Insurance
• 401k w/ Company Match
• Company Paid Holidays & Generous Time-off policy
• Employee Discount Program
• Career Advancement and Development Opportunities
• On-site Healthcare Clinic (Winston-Salem and Cleveland offices)
• On-site Fitness Center (Cleveland and Dallas offices)
• Subsidized parking (Cleveland office)

National General Holdings Corp. is an Equal Opportunity (EO) employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of any characteristic protected by law. Candidates must possess authorization to work in the United States, as it is not our practice to sponsor individuals for work visas.

In the event you need assistance or accommodation in completing your online application, please contact NGIC main office by phone at (336) 435-2000.