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CNO Financial Group Systems Analysis Consultant, REMOTE from any US based location in central or eastern time zones in Carmel, Indiana

CNO Financial Group’s IT business unit is hiring a Systems Analysis Consultant to be responsible for collaborating across application clusters and domains to elicit and document Business and Functional requirements, defining technical solutions in support of strategic business capabilities and aligned with IT application roadmaps. Systems Analysis Consultant is expected to have a full competency of the Business functions and applications supported by a single application cluster.

This is your opportunity to be a part of our growing IT department. This role will work across multiple departments within our IT business unit.

As a Systems Analysis Consultant, your responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting and completing the scoping of large, complex requests

  • Understanding the strategic direction of the domain and align functional solutions to achieve that direction

  • Works as a liaison among stakeholders in order to elicit, organize, evaluate and validate requirements for changes to systems especially integration points between systems.

  • Documents detailed system requirements including scalability, capacity, concurrency use for new and existing systems and downstream systems.

  • Performs hands-on activities to develop, tune, maintain, and support nightly processing, reporting, and query capabilities to ensure a high availability of key platforms or systems

  • Collaborates with project members to develop and model specifications, process flow diagrams and flowcharts. Serves as a primary consultant on systems serving large and complex projects. Recommends new system functionality and typically leads upgrade planning; performs major system enhancements and supports new product development

  • Design and articulate solutions for identified Business and Technical Requirements

  • Build and maintain relationships with key business and IT partners within the organization.

The Systems Analysis Consultant position is well-suited for you if you:

  • Have planned tasks associated with business analysis and the software development lifecycle (waterfall, iterative, Agile)

  • Are able to complete stakeholder analysis to identify the stakeholders who will be impacted by the change and understand their influence and authority levels

  • Can show experience with writing requirements using different approaches such as use cases, activity diagrams, sequence diagrams and state charts, data dictionaries, class or entity relationship diagrams in an effort to communicate the solution needs to the development team

  • Have utilized documentation of detailed system requirements including scalability, capacity, concurrency use for new and existing systems and downstream systems

  • Possess knowledge of technology concepts ie. applications, databases, browsers, API, synchronous and asynchronous communications, CI/CD, DevOps, etc. and have knowledge of architecture standards, design patterns, web-based applications, integrations, data interchange formats like JSON, XML, etc.

Qualified candidates will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related discipline

  • Five years of related work experience as a business/systems analyst, Programmer, Software Engineer, IT consultant, etc.

  • Strong experience with requirements definition and elicitation techniques.

  • Prior experience working with large global delivery teams supporting and developing mission critical applications

  • Two (2) or more years of Agile delivery experience including relevant certifications (Agile, Scrum, SAFe, etc.).

  • Prior knowledge of Insurance industry and/or Policy Administration systems especially Life, Health and Annuity products, is preferred.

At this time, CNO is not mandating its associates to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. However, this is an evolving situation, in the future CNO may require its associates to be vaccinated as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodations required by applicable law.

This role is full time work from home (WFH), also known as Remote. This role can be performed from any US based location within the central or eastern time zone. CNO Financial Group offices reopened in April 2022 and is pursuing a hybrid working model. Associates who live within a 60 mile radius of a corporate office (Birmingham, Carmel, Chicago, Philadelphia, Orlando and Milwaukee) will have access to come into that Office up to 2 days/week, and work from home at least 3 days/week. Work cannot be performed from outside of the United States.

CNO provides life and health insurance, annuities, financial services, and workforce benefits solutions through our family of brands and supported by our associates and agents. Our customers work hard to save for the future, and we help protect their health, income and retirement needs with 3.2 million policies and more than $35 billion in total assets. Our 3,400 associates, 8,600 exclusive agents and independent partner agents guide individuals, families and businesses through a lifetime of financial decisions.

We are financially strong and well positioned for continued growth, and we are grounded in our core values of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I); Integrity, Customer Focus, Excellence, and Teamwork. We have offices in more than 260 communities in the U.S., including our headquarters in Carmel, Indiana, and corporate offices in Birmingham, Chicago, Philadelphia, Orlando and Milwaukee.

At CNO Financial Group, we’re always looking forward—to the security and stability we help create for our insurance brands’ customers, and the growth we create within our own company. We're looking for ambitious people who want to do more. We'll provide you with opportunities to grow your skills through challenging professional experiences.

If you're looking for a culture that encourages development, helps you reach your potential, and rewards you for your contribution, then CNO Financial Group is right for you. For more information, visit

ReqID: POS-20494

Category: Information Technology

Job Type: Full-Time