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Aetna Actuarial Consultant (Cred) in Walnut Creek, California

Req ID: 56816BR

Job Description


Support actuarial functions by applying quantitative skills and analytical methods to well defined projects. Set own priorities within pre-established overall deadlines. Use strong technical skills in a functional manner and demonstrate fundamental business and product knowledge. Act with some direction from supervisor and you will support large group & small group, benefit design pricing along with supporting underwriting of forecasting & reserving processes.

Fundamental Components:

Join an actuarial team directly supporting Aetna's Local & Regional Business in California. Lines of business include small group and large group. Working on a health plan actuarial team will provide exposure to many diverse areas of health plan operations including reserving, product development, pricing, medical management, underwriting, and sales. In additional to strong analytical skills strong communication skills are desired as this position will require communication with a variety of people and departments.


Bachelors degree along with a minimum of 1+ year(s) work experience.

Must have passed a minimum of 2+ actuarial exams.

Proficient in Excel.

Knowledge of Microsoft Access, SAS/SQL preferred.


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED


General Business/Communicating for Impact/FOUNDATION


We believe we can help create a better health care system. This belief drives our daily decisions as one of the nation's leading health care benefits companies. We work hard to provide our health plan partners with the information and resources to help them make informed decisions about their products and customers. Actuaries are the financial engineers, who lead the way in managing risk. They lay the foundation for long-term success by designing and pricing new products and ensuring the financial stability of Aetna. Aetna offers a broad range of traditional and consumer-directed health insurance products and related services, including medical, pharmacy, dental, behavioral health, group life and disability plans, and medical management capabilities. Exam support is provided through attainment of SOA Fellowship.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Aetna takes our candidates's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.


Job Function: Actuarial

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.