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Actuarial Analyst


Do you enjoy designing creative ways to reduce the likelihood of undesirable events or decreasing the impact of undesirable events that do occur? Are you passionate about evaluating the likelihood of future events by using numbers?

UPMC Health Plan is hiring a full-time Actuarial Analyst to help support the Actuarial Department for its downtown Pittsburgh location at the US Steel Tower. This is a Monday through Friday daylight position.

This position applies knowledge of mathematics, probability and statistics in order to identify issues, gather and analyze data on a wide variety of topics affecting the financial performance of the health plan. May represent the department on corporate projects. Receives assistance from either management or senior positions when necessary.

  • Document methods, procedures and results.
  • Medical cost and utilization trend analysis.
  • Assist senior actuarial positions in the development of mathematical models in connection with other departments to predict the impact of proposed changes.
  • Completion factors using claim lag analysis models.
  • Present results of analyses and recommendations to management.
  • Development of claim reserves (IBNR).
  • Forecasting.
  • Provide analytical support for rate development and filings.
  • Assist in the preparation of State and Federal filings.
  • Assist in the preparation of financial analyses in support of the following functions:
  • Provide ad hoc data analysis to all departments within the company.


  • Bachelor's degree in mathematics, statistics, actuarial science, economics or related field.  
  • Some experience in statistical analysis or actuarial work; preferred. 
  • 1 or more actuarial examinations passed. 
  • Actively pursuing SOA certification.
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills. 
  • Good oral and written communication skills. 
  • Strong PC skills. 
  • Data retrieval skills and relational database experience.
  • Works independently.

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UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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