QA Reporting Analyst

We are Hiring! QA Reporting Analyst – Data Platform

Location: (Minnesota or San Diego – Hybrid Work)

Why choose Palomar?

Palomar is a rapidly growing and innovative insurer focused on providing specialty insurance to residential and commercial customers. Palomar welcomes the best and brightest to our thriving team. Guided by an entrepreneurial spirit, Palomar is building a dynamic and diverse team.

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The Details:

The QA Reporting Analyst will quality control critical reports developed for both internal and external customers as part of an existing data team. This individual will be responsible for developing and maintaining strategies to validate accuracy across all reports. This role works collaboratively with Business units, BA’s, QA’s, Report Developers, SQL Developers, ETL, and Data Warehouse Engineers to review technical requirements and produce test strategies, test scenarios, and test cases to validate code that generates data in reports and dashboards based upon business requirements.

What will you do:

  • Design and develop test strategy and test cases for data and reporting accuracy.
  • Gather information from disparate systems to resolve problems.
  • Perform end-to-end transaction testing (from point of origin to reporting) to ensure data accuracy, data integrity, completeness, and conformance with reporting requirements.
  • Review reporting requirements and internal processes established to meet those requirements, including ensuring comprehension of underlying products, accounting concepts, data elements, and data flow.
  • Write, execute and debug SQL queries to confirm data completeness, correctness, data transformation, and data quality testing.
  • Collaborate with R&D and business groups to formulate innovative solutions to improve feature and content engagement.
  • Document and maintain content and structure of all testing documents/artifacts.
  • Hold and facilitate test plan/case reviews with cross-functional teams.
  • Identify any potential quality issues per defined process and escalate potential quality issues immediately to management
  • Ensure that validated deliverables meet functional and design specifications.
  • Creative solving of technical problems.
  • Focus on deadlines and deliverables to meet business goals.
  • Demonstrate accuracy, thoroughness, and attention to detail at all times; look for ways to improve and promote quality; apply feedback to improve performance; monitor own work to ensure quality.
  • Pursue training and development opportunities; strive to continuously build knowledge and skills; share expertise with others.
  • Volunteer readily and undertake self-development activities; seek increased responsibilities and take ownership of tasks at hand; take independent actions and calculated risks; take advantage of opportunities and asks for and offers help when needed.
  • Display original thinking and creativity while meeting challenges with resourcefulness; generate suggestions for improving work; develop innovative approaches and ideas; present ideas and information in a manner that gets others’ attention.

What we are looking for:

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Finance or relevant experience of 3 years.
  • At least 3+ years of work history in an analytical or reporting environment.
  • Proficiency with SQL, reporting, Data Warehousing systems.
  • General familiarity with finance reporting as it relates to compliance, insurance industry is a plus.
  • Knowledge of accounting, internal audit, or internal control experience in the financial services industry is a plus.
  • Experience testing Pega, Salesforce, or other types of BPM applications is a plus.
  • Ability to work in an agile development environment where developers and testing personnel work closely together to ensure requirements are met or exceeded.
  • Strong interest in Insurance and financial products and new processes/systems/activities.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.

We love people who want to:

  • Build strong relationships through transparency, trust, and respect for each other.
  • Work in an agile environment, with a resilient mindset to find creative solutions to challenges.
  • Collaborate and celebrate diverse perspectives, promoting inclusivity and equality.
  • Do the right thing with strong conviction and integrity.
  • Be bold and innovative to help make an impact.
  • Work autonomously and drive for continuous improvement.
  • Be intellectually curious, think creatively, and pragmatic.

If you thrive in a dynamic environment, and like working with happy, authentic, talented people, you’ll enjoy a career with Palomar!

What will you get in return:

  • Full Suite of Medical Benefits
  • Long Term Financial Incentives – STOCK
  • 401k with 3% automatic Employer Contributions
  • Competitive PTO + Holiday Program
  • Hybrid Work Environment
  • Work From Home Stipend
  • Professional Development Assistance
  • Headspace Paid Subscription
  • Career Exploration Opportunities
  • Regular company-wide social events (even virtually)

Diversity at Palomar

At Palomar, we are committed to diversity, equality, and inclusion in all facets of the organization. We have built an open culture that celebrates the diversity of our workforce, while actively championing equality and inclusion practices that make us a company people want to work with and work for.

We believe that diversity, equality, and inclusion yield greater organizational creativity and productivity, which helps us serve our customers and partners more effectively. Delivering on our diversity commitment returns greater value to our shareholders and ultimately makes a positive impact to the communities in which we do business and to the people who live in them.


Palomar will consider reasonable accommodations to ensure a qualified applicant with a disability can be considered for the position. Palomar will also consider necessary modifications to the physical work environment, or to the way a job is usually performed, so an individual with a disability can perform the essential functions of the position. Additional accommodations will be considered that enable an employee with a disability to enjoy equal benefits and privileges of employment like those that are enjoyed by other employees without disabilities.

Palomar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

No phone calls or agency solicitation, please.

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