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Actuary, Value Based Contracting

Tempe, Arizona Apply Now Job ID 1153264 Additional Locations US,California;Rancho Cordova,US,New York;Rego Park,US,California;Woodland Hills,US,Georgia;Atlanta,US,Missouri;Clayton Category Actuarial Services Organization Centene Corporation Schedule Full-time
At the end of the day, there is nothing more important than the health of you and your loved ones. Centene lives out that passion by serving over 14.4 million members across 31 states. Centene provides healthcare to members across the insurance spectrum through Medicaid, Medicare, the Health Insurance Marketplace, TRICARE, as well as other health solutions through our specialty service companies.

Centene is striving to transform the health of the community, one person at a time. Medicaid actuaries at Centene assist in achieving this common goal by playing key roles in managing risk and business development.

Centene’s most important assets are its employees. We provide benefits for our employees as a whole person – health and well-being, financial, work and life balance. Our continued growth allows for advancement in a quick-paced environment. For more information about Centene, please visit our website (

Primary Position Purpose:

  • Conduct analyses, pricing studies, and risk assessments for Centene’s value-based contracting strategies across multiple lines of business

  • Monitor and evaluate program performance

  • Communicate findings, risks, and opportunities through written reports and presentations to corporate leadership

  • Train and develop junior level actuarial staff

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Apply knowledge of mathematics, probability, statistics, principles of finance and business to calculate financial outcomes

  • Develop probability tables based on analysis of statistical data and other pertinent information

  • Review insurance plans and calculate required premium rates

  • Ensure cash reserves and liabilities enable payment of future benefits

  • Determines equitable basis for distributing money for insurance benefits

  • Participate in merger and acquisition analysis


Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree or in related field or equivalent experience. 7+ years of actuarial experience.

License/Certification: Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA) (or equivalent international certification); Member of American Academy of Actuaries (or equivalent international membership)

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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