Telecommunication Analyst I in Fort Worth, TX at National General Insurance

Date Posted: 10/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Primary Purpose:

This position is responsible for management of all aspects of the telecommunications infrastructure for all locations.  This includes accountability for system stability and performance and ensuring that company objectives are met.

 

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.

  • Design, manage, program and control telecommunications systems for all locations on a corporate level
  • Include serving as technical consultant to end-users and less experienced personnel
  • Maintain 7x24x365 support coverage, which includes monitoring and directing resolution of outages, issues and maintenance of all telecommunications systems
  • Investigate and provide root cause analysis for all telecom interruptions and provides mitigation plans to prevent reoccurrences
  • Work with vendors to ensure availability and stability of all voice services
  • Participate in the execution of all projects in the telecommunications environment keeping in mind larger projects may be assigned a specific project manager
  • Work closely with resources in the data communication group to ensure the telecom network provides an appropriate level of performance to prevent voice quality degradation and interruption

 

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
  • Experience with telecommunications systems including PBX and IVR functionality, conferencing, voicemail and other telecommunications systems
  • Understanding of telecommunications systems including PBX and IVR functionality, conferencing, voicemail and other telecommunications systems
  • 2+ years of related work experience with Interactive Intelligence CIC platform
  • Interactive Intelligence certification
  • Must possess effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to establish working relationships with individuals at varying levels within the organization
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)

 

Desired Skills:

  • In depth knowledge of Interactive Intelligence Customer Interaction Center platform
  • Experience in mid to large call center environments
  • Experience in insurance or financial services environments
  • A high degree of initiative, mature judgment, and desecration
  • Competent in the use of software that includes Excel, Word, Project, PowerPoint, and Visio

Job Requirements

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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.

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