Philip Silverman

Philip Silverman

Work History

Work History
Sep 2005 - May 2009

Actuarial Analyst II, Valuation

Blue Cross Blue Shield of GA

·Calculated and set the reserves for all lines of health business, including

            Medicare,under tight deadlines

·Created many Excel macros to improve our team’s efficiency

·Maintained SOX valuation controls

·Performed calculations for statutory reporting and annual statement exhibits

·Prepared data for audit requests

EXAMS PASSED: SOA Course 1, 2, 3, and all VEE's

Sep 2003 - Dec 2003

Actuarial Intern (seasonal)

The Segal Company

·Prepared annual data requests for defined benefit plan valuations

·Completed Schedule B forms for 5500 filings

·Checked calculations associated with annual valuations, to ensure adherence to Segal's quality standards

·Verified individual benefit calculations

·Proof-read technical letters and reports

Oct 2002 - Jun 2003

Algebra Teacher

Yeshiva Ohr Yisrael

·Designed and implemented lesson plans, quizzes, and exams

·Taught students of widely differing abilities, each appropriate to his level

Aug 1999 - May 2001

Quality Assurance Specialist

Telemate.Net, Inc

·Performed functional, regression, system, and compatibility testing in a web application and client/server environment

·Led QA on Asset Manager, a VB software program for telephony inventory management

·Evaluated software requirements for the purpose of creating test cases

·Communicated all software 'bugs' to Development using the Onyx tracking

            system

·Scrutinized and revised technical writing of program manuals and online help

Jul 1990 - Aug 1998

Mechanical Engineer

Pratt & Whitney

·Provided finite element structural analysis on various rocket components

·Trained new employees on analysis techniques and various computer skills

·Wrote analysis documentation in accordance with ISO 9000 standards

·Resolved non-conformances (engine parts manufactured slightly out of spec)

·Conducted presentations of departmental studies to senior management

·Designed advanced cooling panels for a jet nozzle

Education

Education
Sep 2003 - Jun 2005

Masters

Georgia State University

GPA 3.5 / 4.0

Sep 1986 - Jun 1990

Bachelors

Georgia Tech

GPA 3.8/4.0

E.I.T. certified

Skills

Skills

Editing and Proofreading

Excel