Aetna Assistant Actuary in Walnut Creek, California

Req ID: 51830BR


Overall mission of Actuarial is to protect Aetna's financial integrity with sound reserving and risk management practices as well as product designs that meet customer needs and pricing that produces returns to shareholders commensurate with the risks undertaken. Actuarial is responsible for anticipating and recognizing matters that materially affect financial integrity and making sound, unbiased reports on these issues.

Fundamental Components: Opportunity to be in a leadership role on a market teamWill get exposure to all the markets in the Big Sky, including CO, UT, and NVWill get exposure to all commercial lines of business, including AFA, SG, 51-99, Key, and SelectOpportunity to work directly with senior leadership, including the senior LRB actuarial team and the health plan team, including the market CFO and CEOOpportunity to work with a variety of internal departments, including product, network contracting, ACO strategy, and financeStrong emphasis on communication skills and ability to communicate technical ideas clearly in addition to strong technical skills


Bachelor's degree along with 5+ years relevant experience

Must have your Associates of the Society of Actuary

Prior experience in the healthcare field

Excellent communication skills

Strong technical skills


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


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.

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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.