Defined Benefits Client Calculation Automation Manager - (Virtual) at Alight Solutions in Chicago, Illinois

Posted in Management 3 days ago.

Job Description:

As a leading provider of human capital solutions, we help our clients and their people navigate the complexity of health, wealth and HR. We combine data-driven, consumer-centered technology with personalized care and service to deliver a superior customer experience. Our dedicated colleagues across 28 global centers help 23 million people and their 11 million family members simplify work and life, both now and in the future. At Alight, we are reimagining how people and organizations thrive.

Alight is Looking for a Defined Benefits Client Manager

As someone with a developed problem solving mentality and expert knowledge, you will be working on the most complex tasks that impact the lives of thousands. You will have the opportunity to own advanced projects and identify high-level and complex solutions while leading a team. You will be able to turn a client's requirements into artifacts to support a well-functioning system that you will lead into the acceptance testing process. You will get to do all of this while interacting and working in-person and virtually with colleagues from our offices all over the world.

Your Impact As A Defined Benefits Client Manager

  • Problem solve complex tasks and have a solutions oriented mindset

  • Understand needs of client, translate client requirements into system specifications, and ensure all requirements are met when completed

  • Create detailed test plans for all phases of testing

  • Review and approve others' programming of provisions and testing results

  • Programs complex provisions

  • Manage a client team through developing talent and delegating work

  • Identifies, plans, and manages process improvement projects to create year-to-year efficiencies

  • Delivers acceptance testing that meets the highest expectations of client

Knowledge and Expertise

  • Creative problem solving skills and advanced analytical skills to be able to overcome obstacles and finish projects without detailed procedures

  • Expert in Alight's pension system and relevant tools along with strong DB knowledge

  • Demonstrated ability to develop and coach others

  • Advanced management and organizational skills with ability to adapt to change

  • Effective communication internally and externally using technical and common language

  • Experience leading own team with strong project management skills

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience

  • 2+ years at Alight working in Calculation Group


Bachelor's degree in mathematics, statistics, actuarial science, computer science, finance, MIS, or equivalent work experience

By applying for a position with Alight, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Alight's employment policies. Background checks may include some or all of the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position. Additionally, an active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Alight is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected characteristics or conduct covered by federal, state or local law. In addition, Alight takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and that employees are treated during employment, without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or national origin.

Alight provides reasonable accommodations to the known limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants for employment with disabilities, sincerely held religious beliefs, practices and observances, unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Applicants for employment may request a reasonable accommodation/modification by contacting his/her recruiter.

At Alight, we believe that diversity should be visible, valued, and sustained throughout the organization. Alight provides equal treatment and employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to any protected status or other protected characteristic.

Applicants for [employment/this position] in the United States 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 Alight.

We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.

We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.


Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.

Alight Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran, marital, parental, citizenship, or domestic partner status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Alight Solutions is committed to a diverse workforce and is an affirmative action employer.