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Centene Corporation Senior Actuarial Analyst - Medicaid (remote) in Topeka, Kansas

You could be the one who changes everything for our 26 million members. Centene is transforming the health of our communities, one person at a time. As a diversified, national organization, you’ll have access to competitive benefits including a fresh perspective on workplace flexibility.

Position Purpose:

  • Assist in financial analysis, pricing and risk assessment to estimate outcomes.

In this Senior Actuarial Analyst role, you will:

  • Apply knowledge of mathematics, probability, statistics, principles of finance and business to calculate financial outcomes

  • Work independently to extract data and develop thoughtful analysis focused on solving specific actuarial problems.

  • Assist in the analysis of rates, risk scores and documentation provided by the State, including analytical support to validate rate assumptions and produce recommendations to ensure Centene obtains adequate rates for the products in the two markets

  • Interact with actuaries from other MCOs and State actuaries

  • Provide ongoing experience monitoring of markets to fully understand what is impacting revenue and claims fluctuations compared to expected

  • Produce insightful analysis of emerging experience including variance in revenue, claims

  • Assess the impact of policy and program changes as well as other internal and outside influences on Centene business.

  • Work collaboratively alongside analysts to share ideas, develop new tools and solutions, and mentor other associates in areas where they excel.

  • Strong proficiency in Excel, and programming experience in SAS and/or SQL

Important Note: This position is fully remote. However, due to the needs of the business, candidate must be available to work one the following time zones: Eastern Standard Time (EST) or Central Standard Time (CST) or Mountain Standard Time (MST). This team will occasionally have meetings at 8:00am EST, and 8:00am CST meetings once per week.

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience.

  • Combination of years of experience and number of actuarial exams passed equals or exceeds 5 (Rule of 5). For example, 2 years of actuarial experience and 3 passed actuarial exams.

License/Certification:

  • Combination of years of experience and number of actuarial exams passed equals or exceeds 5 (Rule of 5). For example, 2 years of actuarial experience and 3 passed actuarial exams.

Our Comprehensive Benefits Package: Flexible work solutions including remote options, hybrid work schedules and dress flexibility, Competitive pay, Paid time off including holidays, Health insurance coverage for you and your dependents, 401(k) and stock purchase plans, Tuition reimbursement and best-in-class training and development.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Senior Actuarial Analyst - Medicaid (remote)

LOCATION: Various, Kansas

REQNUMBER: 1358631

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