Integration Business Analyst

 

Position description

The BI Business Analyst is part of an integral development team and provides the opportunity for personal and professional growth through collaboration and knowledge sharing with other team members, business owners, and product teams. The successful candidate must be able to critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs. A strength is the ability to work with business users, internal and external, to understand requirements. The candidate must be one that thrives in a fast-paced dynamic environment.

Responsibilities and job functions

  • Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyze information needs and functional requirements and deliver the following artifacts as needed: functional requirements (business reequirements document), required user acceptance test criteria screen and interface designs
  • Utilize your experience in using enterprise-wide requirements definition and management systems and methodologies
  • Serves as the conduit between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow
  • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously
  • Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs
  • Follow established company and department standards and best practices
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and technologies
  • Work independently and within the team structure
  • Effectively communicate (verbal and written) with users, management and coworkers
  • Reports on status indirectly to project manager, and directly to team manager
  • Provide estimates for assigned tasks
  • Other duties as defined by management

Position requirements

  • Proven analytical skills interpreting and implementing business and functional requirements
  • Strong analytical and product management skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts
  • Superior listening skills
  • Expert in developing specifications according to standard templates, using natural language
  • Be the liaison between the business units, technology teams and support teams
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills across all organizational levels required
  • Demonstrated experience utilizing SDLC methodologies, including waterfall/agile
  • Experience with data integration from external sources to a tool/product set

Education and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in computer science, information systems or related field
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience as business analyst
  • Experience in healthcare with medical claims payment systems, a plus

Success factors

  • Displays a positive, constructive, “can do” attitude
  • Uses sound judgment and discernment skills
  • Takes ownership for one’s own performance, and is actively engaged in becoming proficient at their job
  • Ability to understand how one’s tasks and responsibilities are related to other departments and the company business
  • Committed to meeting deadlines
  • Projects maturity and professionalism
  • Strive to identify problems and offers or suggests effective solutions.

 

To apply for this position, please send your resume to recruiting@launchpointcorporation.com.