Business Analyst with HealthCare/Medicaid

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Contract | Staffing Agency | | 1500 Hours Austin, TX, United States


Description:

Business Analyst (DSHS_537REQ142350A)

Contract | 6-12 Months |  Austin, TX, United States

Due Date for this Position is Nov 18th 2014

 

The Business Analyst shall perform activities that include, but are not limited to, the following:

{C}·         Review, analyze, and evaluate information systems and user needs. Formulate systems to parallel overall business strategies.

{C}·         Analyze and document Business and Functional Requirements. Translate users’ business needs into concise requirements documents.  

{C}·         Perform analysis to improve the collection, measurement, and reporting of data for clients who receive behavioral health services.

{C}·         Work with IT and business project teams to propose solutions. Prepare solution options, identify risk, and write detailed descriptions of user needs and program functions as business requirements documents.

{C}·         Knowledge and Skills:

{C}·         Skill in analyzing and evaluating complex IT programs, policies and issues.

{C}·         Skill in coordinating and communicating with a wide range of staff, programs, departments, officials, agencies and the public.

{C}·         Ability to analyze and interpret technical information including regulations, policies, system documentation and specifications.

{C}·         Experience with business process mapping, process reengineering, business rules and requirements.

{C}·         Skill in identifying new applications of technology to business problems to make programs more effective.

{C}·         Knowledge of relational databases, data warehouses and reporting systems.

{C}·         Knowledge of best practices in requirements analysis and how they relate to large, enterprise organizations.

{C}·         Knowledge of best practices in process improvement; Knowledge of project management principles.

{C}·         Knowledge of Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Agile methodologies, development of user stories and use cases.

{C}·         Reports to a project manager; Works under general supervision; Provides knowledge transfer to the rest of the team for solutions.

{C}·         Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals; independently performs a variety of complicated tasks; a wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

{C}·         Experience working with State of Texas HHS agencies as an IT analyst.

{C}·         Knowledge of HHS information systems including, CARE, CMBHS, and Model 204 programming language.

{C}·         Knowledge of healthcare information systems, including Medicaid systems.

{C}·         Four years of experience with application modernization.

{C}·         A writing sample is requested from candidates selected for interview.

{C}·         Local candidates strongly preferred.

 

Minimum Requirements:

Years

Skills/Experience

8

Performing business rules analysis and working with a broad range of stakeholders.

8

Developing business rules, requirements, and functional requirements documentation.

4

Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in business administration, management information systems or computer science.

                    

Preferences:

Years

Skills/Experience

2

Knowledge of healthcare enrollment systems and Medicaid systems.

2

Experience of CARE and Model 204 programming language.

1

Experience with CMBHS.

4

Four years of experience with application modernization projects.

 

 

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