Arch Capital Group Ltd. is a Bermuda-based company which provides insurance, reinsurance and mortgage insurance on a worldwide basis. Arch Capital Services Inc. provides support and expertise to entities across ACGL to help them operate effectively and efficiently. Arch is committed to helping its associates create what’s next by providing access to a variety of programs supporting your professional development and a culture that encourages innovation, collaboration and professional growth. We seek talent that thinks innovatively, values collaboration and will go the extra mile to serve our customers and develop our company.
The VP, IT Applications, Investment Systems will responsible for IT strategy and implementation in support of Arch Investment Management (AIM) including the product strategy, product roadmap development, and market delivery/operation of the product offerings. This position will report to the Chairman, GSO and the SVP, Chief Investment Services Officer. A successful candidate would be an experienced dynamic, multidimensional digital professional who is strategic, technologically savvy, and skilled in both product strategy and operational efficiencies.
Understand the strategic direction of AIM and manage the technology applications and data integrations to enhance the operation of the business
Define requirements, test plans, and deployment plans in support of the investment group
Prioritize, manage, and communicate plans for system capabilities and deployment
Work within the Information Technology (IT) group and manage service providers to implement the needs of the business
Function as IT project manager and business analyst
Communicate the status of projects and deliverables to individuals involved
Perform market research, market validation and whitespace analysis to identify new opportunities for existing and new features and functionality
Foster close relationships with key market constituents to validate product strategy and roadma
Deeply understand the business case for proposed products and initiatives in assigned business segment, including cost/benefit estimates, market trends, competitive and risk analysis, industry best practices and product development timelines
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