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Benefits Calculation Analyst

PURPOSE OF THE JOB The Massachusetts State Retirement Board (MSRB) administers a defined benefit retirement plan for eligible employees of the Commonwealth and certain independent entities. The Benefit Calculation Analyst counsels and provides educational support to members of the State Employees’ Retirement System regarding all aspects of available benefits and related transactions. The Analyst also manages and accurately processes to conclusion retirement benefit and disbursement requests. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES * Accurately review and process benefit applications to conclusion on a timely basis, for all forms of retirement benefits and disbursements;

  • Analyze, research and input data necessary to properly calculate and determine members’ creditable service, salaries and related information.

  • Process and finalize to payment status disability retirement benefit calculations and properly apply benefit rules and regulations;

  • Develop skill necessary to process service purchase requests, refund / rollover requests, survivor benefit requests;

  • Actively remain current with changes to M.G.L. c.32 and possess ability to explain provisions to members.

  • Attend retirement seminars and health fairs for groups of retirement system members, explaining retirement rights and benefits, during workday and occasionally during evening hours. Travel as required.

  • Approve and adjust benefit calculations with regard to worker’s compensation, offset settlements, retroactive salary increases, service modifications, group classifications, domestic relations orders, survivor benefits, and individual situations as they arise;

  • Assist in preparation of monthly Board meeting agenda;

  • Develop proficiency with OnBase ECM (document scanning) System and demonstrate ability to integrate with daily responsibilities;

  • Adhere to Treasury and Board human resource and operational policies. OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES * Assist other Retirement Board departments as necessary

  • Develop working knowledge of MARIS computer system

  • Regular travel to Boston MSRB Office

  • Excellent communication, inter-personal and organizational skills are required.

  • Minimum of three years of experience in the field of Massachusetts public employee retirement benefits or comparable employment, including all forms of benefit calculations, payroll administration, and/or human resources.

  • Knowledge of retirement industry in general and related benefits

  • Strong math skills

  • Possess detailed knowledge of M.G.L. c.32 * Develop skills to conduct retirement seminars to groups of state employees explaining retirement benefits. Travel as required.

  • Currently proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Windows

  • Familiarity or prior experience working with electronic document management systems


Organization:Off of State Treas & Rec Genrl

Title:Benefits Calculation Analyst

Location:Massachusetts-Springfield-436 Dwight

Requisition ID:1700047A

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C++ Calculator Developer

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide.

The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the worlds most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands.

Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at . J.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB) is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world's most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries.

With $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world. J.P. Morgan's focus on being the world's most successful financial services institution starts with Technology - the driving force that gives us our leading edge.

Ongoing investment in the firm's technological future means that by joining. J.P. Morgan, you'll have a front-row seat to product innovation, and work on complex solutions to the most difficult financial problems.

We are looking for C++ Developer to enhance the functionality of various analytical libraries used for pricing, risk and valuation of interest rate derivatives, futures, options, treasuries and corporate bonds. Should be able to perform quantitative regressions and Monte Carlo simulations. Qualifications: + Proficient developing software in C++ in a Linux environment is absolutely required.

  • Experience with object oriented languages and design patterns

  • Experience developing, maintaining, deploying and supporting Interest rate Derivatives pricing and risk applications is preferred.

  • Experience working with building and maintaining term structure models and volatility calibrations + Strong problem-solving skills.

  • Solid oral and written skills.

  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment.

  • Proficiency with scripting languages (e.g. Perl, Python) is a plus.

  • Familiarity with communications/messaging/middleware, TCP/IP, client/server and n-tier architectures is a plus. JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.

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Peoplesoft Pension Benefit Calculator Consultant

Title: Peoplesoft Pension Benefit Calculator Consultant Location:

USA-Midwest Job Number: 00348980 Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

This is an extraordinary opportunity to build a rewarding career – with excellent benefits – at Accenture. Working in highly collaborative teams for world-leading clients, we’ll nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. While fast-tracking your career, you’ll have the flexibility to pursue your specialist passions.

So, whatever your work and life goals, we’ll help you achieve them. Sooner. People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.

Business and Systems Integration professionals analyze, design and/or develop best practice business changes through technology solutions. Job Description: Oracle professionals design, implement and deploy Oracle solutions to achieve defined business goals.

Maintain skills in Oracle applications process design and configuration; Oracle application design, development, integration, testing and deployment; and Oracle application technical architecture. PeopleSoft-SCM professionals design, implement and deploy PeopleSoft supply chain management solutions. • A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities: • Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems. • Understands the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals. • Uses considerable judgment to figure out a solution and seeks guidance on complex problems. Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. • May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture. • Resolves methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance. • Decisions often impact the team in which they reside. • Manages small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

Qualifications: Basic Qualifications: • Minimum of 3 years of experience with PeopleSoft Pension Module, specifically Pension Benefit Calculations (design, configure, customize and test) • Minimum of 3 years of experience, and knowledge of PeopleSoft HCM, including Pension Administration. • Participated in 1 or more full-life cycle implementations as a lead of a small team A successful candidate will be able: - Travel 100%, Monday - Friday • Fully comprehend pension calculation statutes and administrative practices • Configure the PeopleSoft Pension benefit calculator using the out of the box configuration screens to meet the calculation statutes and administrative practices. • Configuration requires a strong understanding of PS pension function results, group definitions and aliases • When configurations cannot meet the requirements, customize the PeopleSoft Pension benefit calculator using COBOL and SQL • Help identify and resolve data problems that will undermine the benefit calculator’s ability to perform the calculation Professional Skill Requirements: Shown success in contributing to a team-oriented environment. Shown ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment Desire to work in an information systems environment Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status). Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Equal Employment Opportunity All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law. Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women. Job: Business & Technology Integration

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Postdoctoral Appointee: Lattice QCD Calculations For Particle And Nuclear Physics

Postdoctoral Appointee: Lattice QCD Calculations for Particle and Nuclear Physics

Requisition Number:



Lemont, IL

Functional Area:

Research and Development


LCF-Leadership Computing Facility

Employment Category:

Temporary 6 Months or Greater

Education Required:

Doctorate Degree

Level (Grade):



8:30 - 5:00




Twitter The mission of the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) is to accelerate major scientific discoveriesand engineering breakthroughs for humanity by designing and providing world-leading computingfacilities in partnership with the computational science community. We help researchers solve some of the world’s largest and most complex problems with our unique combination of supercomputing resources and expertise. We invite you to apply for a postdoctoral appointee position with the ALCF. You will research and develop massively parallel lattice quantum chromodynamics codes. The focus of the project is to deliver calculations urgently needed by experimental programs of high energy and nuclear physics, based on the computational methods of lattice quantum chromodynamics (lattice QCD). QCD embodies our most fundamental understanding of the strong nuclear force and associated particles, a key component of the more general Standard Model of particle physics. In high energy physics, lattice calculations are required to extract the fundamental parameters of the standard model (such as quark masses) from experiment. Evidence for physics beyond the Standard Model can be discovered if discrepancies are found between different methods for determining these parameters. You will join the Computational Science (Catalyst) group in ALCF; this is a highly collaborative environment involving science application teams, academia, industry as well as other national laboratories and agencies. The chosen applicant will have a rare chance to learn and exploit some of the world’s largest supercomputers, and use state-of-the-art techniques on current and upcoming supercomputing systems to help solve significant real-world problems. We expect you to have: + PhD \

  • 0-3 years in computational physics, or in a related field.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of numerical methods, parallel programming with pthreads, OpenMP, MPI.

  • Comprehensive experience programming in one or more programming languages such as Fortran, C, C++, and Python.

  • Considerable knowledge of parallel algorithms, distributed memory architectures, and parallel performance evaluation of domain specific implementations.

  • Candidate should have the ability to create, maintain, and support high-quality software.

  • An ideal candidate would have published their scientific software in a public repository (e.g. GitHub)

  • Good communication skills both verbal and written.

  • Considerable independent judgment and critical thinking. Desirable Knowledge and Skills:

  • Considerable knowledge of lattice quantum chromodynamics.Experience with developing and using domain specific languages.

  • Good experience and skills in interdisciplinary teams involving mathematicians, computer scientists, and discipline scientists.

  • Collaborative skills including the ability to work well with other laboratories and universities, supercomputer centers, and industry.

  • Good publication record, preferably including first-author publication(s).

  • Experience with scientific applications that scale to several thousand MPI processes on massively parallel platforms. As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, Argonne National Laboratory is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that fosters collaborative scientific discovery and innovation. In support of this commitment, Argonne encourages minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply for employment. Argonne considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Benefits Calculation Administrator (Defined Benefit) – Center Of Excellence (Heavy Benefits Calculation)

Job Description Aon Hewitt is the global leader in human capital consulting and outsourcing solutions. The company partners with organizations to solve their most complex benefits, talent and related financial challenges, and improve business performance. Aon Hewitt designs, implements, communicates and administers a wide range of human capital, retirement, investment management, health care, compensation and talent management strategies. With more than 29,000 professionals in 90 countries, Aon Hewitt makes the world a better place to work for clients and their employees. For more information on Aon Hewitt, please visit The Benefits Calculation Administrator is responsible for delivering timely and accurate results for the non-automated pension calculations and associated processes. There is a strong emphasis on quality and timeliness of work performed. In addition, the administrator works closely with the Benefits Operations Manager (BOM) to streamline, automate, and/or standardize the group's processes. Responsibility Areas

  • Review and analyze business requirements, plan provisions, and other data sources to calculate participant benefits manually or with the aid of a calculation workbook.

  • Research complex participant benefit issues impacting calculations and formulate resolutions/ recommendations by analyzing fact patterns and applying provisions and best practices. Provide resolution in accordance with due dates and documented processes.

  • Conduct calculation system edit clean up including researching, and determining reasons for, and resolving errors. This may include working directly with client or third party vendor to obtain correct data/information.

  • Create relevant personalized communication statements.

  • Works with Benefits Operations Manager to recommend process improvements, and along with coaching and training opportunities that were identified from participant issues, recurring edits, process delays, and quality problems. Qualifications - Internal Knowledge and Experience

  • Benefits Administration in Defined Benefits/Pension preferred.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including presentation skills.

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Strong listening and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong organization skills with the ability to multi-task and drive and prioritize own work.

  • Skilled at properly researching, identifying, and documenting issues.

  • Effective working in a team environment.

  • Excellent research, computation, and analysis skills with strong attention to detail.

  • Experience with data mining and interpreting results.

  • General knowledge of administrative systems and processes.

  • Ability to execute key operations management routines and identify enhancement opportunities.

  • Effective use of basic business productivity tools and Microsoft applications.

  • Proficient in Excel Formal Education & Certification

  • Bachelor's degree (with concentrations in Math, Actuarial Science, Finance or business context preferred) or equivalent work experience required. Work Conditions

  • Occasional evening and weekend work to meet deadlines.

  • Work with global resources which may require flexible hours.

  • Frequent computer use at workstation up to 2 hours at a time or for extended periods of time.

  • Access information using a computer and related components and peripherals.

  • Participation in training sessions, presentations, and meetings. All positions require an applicant who has accepted an offer to undergo a background check. The checks run are based on the nature of the position. Background checks may include some or all of the following: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test. By applying for a position with Aon Hewitt, you understand that you will be required to undergo a background check should you be made an offer. You also understand that the offer is contingent upon successful completion of the background check and results consistent with Aon Hewitt's employment policies. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.

  • Ensure compliance and operations manual are updated and fully compliant with Aon’s rules of engagement and internal & external regulatory requirements Aon Hewitt is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Diversity, M/F/D/V Benefits Calculation Administrator (Defined Benefit) – Center of Excellence (Heavy Benefits Calculation) Aon plc Lincolnshire, IL Atlanta, GA Orlando, FL 2015-09-01 Job number: 46817 Location: Lincolnshire, IL; Atlanta, GA; Orlando, FL

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Software Developer, High Calculation Analytics Platform (We Use C++ But Are Open) (1.5+ Yrs. 15

Software Developer, High Calculation Analytics Platform (We use C++ but are open) (1.5+ yrs. 150k+) Summary: Do you love to tackle hard computer science problems?

A large technology shop in NYC with a start-up feel is currently hiring software developers from any industry as long as they have put interesting software into production. And ideally that came with really tough problems across the full stack included things like distributed computing, scaling, caching, latency, concurrency, data visualization, massive data sets, etc. The applications you would be building here provide complex market data analytics to over 100,000 financial professionals, so they can make better decisions.

We don t care if you know diddly squat about finance, as long as you re willing to learn. Responsibility: They are currently developing rich user interfaces along with powerful backend servers and you will contribute to all phases of the development. If you have a passion for solving and developing complicated computer science problems, in a 9-5 work day environment with software developers who contribute to open soured projects, then this is a must opportunity for you! Requirements: 1.5+ years of C++ on Unix, Linux or Windows (We will consider other OO languages) Passion for designing, building and implementing high performance applications Strong communication and problem solving skills Finance experience is not required but is a plus. - provided by Dice

C++, Developer, Development, Linux, Unix, Windows
Associated topics: application, backend, c++, c#, perl, python, sde, sdet, software engineer, software programmer

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IT Systems Engineer (Financial Calculation Platform)

Consultant be working in the Risk Firm Wide team in Weehawken CLIENT office.
Role is to develop and support a strategic calculation platform in the area of Firm Wide Methodology.
The platform enables business users to develop risk calculations to automate and orchestrate the deployment and running of the calculations for delivering reporting to the financial regulators.
The platform has been built using a variety of technologies including

  • Windows Server 2008 - UNIX (Solaris), KSH - Oracle DB, SQL, PLSQL - Scripting in various languages including KSH, Python, PERL, AutoIt, .BAT files, Powershell, VB - Java

  • Redwood JCS used for automated running of models As members of the engineering team for the platform, we are providing Level 3 support of the platform, with incidents covering all the technologies listed above plus assisting users with problems arising from the mathematical tools they are using.
    Your experience and skills Required bull in-depth experience of UNIX ndash preferably Solaris ndash both as a developer and with knowledge of system administration.
    Able to debug and fix scripts in KSH, PERL plus good knowledge of UNIX packaging methods (e.g.
    Solaris, RPM). bull in-depth experience of Windows Server 2008 ndash both as a developer and with knowledge of system administration including active directory and local group domain policy implementation, scripting languages

  • Windows BAT, PowerShell, VBScript, Perl bull several years of experience of Oracle, SQL, PLSQL ndash plus tools such as Toad.
    bull active directory and local group domain policy implementation bull filesystem permissioning bull Citrix and Remote Desktop bull experience with Subversion and SSH Nice to have bull knowledge of batch scheduling and automation tools ndash e.g.
    JCS (preferred) bull experience with mathematical tools like Matlab, SAS, R, Stata bull experience with CLIENT WMSB tools and processes ndash e.g.
    OCRWeb, MFT, RFCFlow, SNOW, iSAC, BBS, ECMS, OLU not mandatory but nice to have.
    bull Windows server firewall configuration, IPSEC bull Windows server network and routing configuration bull Authentication technology in Windows i.e.
    smartcards bull Windows server clusters - in particular Blade technology bull Windows packaging and deployment ndash ideally knowledge of WISE or Orca packaging tool bull Windows Filesystem, San, NAS, Permissioning, STaaS Work experience bull Professional Experience 5+ years Educational Requirements bull University degree or a higher level technical qualification (with focus in Information Technology)

Skills: KSH, Python, PERL, AutoIt, .BAT files, Powershell, VB, UNIX (Solaris), Windows Server 2008

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