Lead Business Analyst

JAD, business analyst, TFS, Lead
Contract Independent, Contract W2, C2H Independent, C2H W2, 1 year
Travel required to 100%.

Job Description

Position: Lead Business Analyst

Duration: 1 year

Location: Montgomery, AL

Position Description:

  • We are looking for an experienced Business Analyst who can support MES-CARES by proactively communicating with system users, managers, subject matters experts and product owners to elicit requirements.
  • You will work closely with product owners, QA, operations, engineering, business analysts and many other cross-functional partners.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Liaise with internal and external customers, and development teams to build products.
  • Elicit requirements and critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources.
  • Decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information, and distinguish user requests from underlying true needs.
  • Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze trade-offs between usability and performance needs.
  • Develop requirements specifications according to standard templates using natural language.
  • Track progress and review project tasks to make certain deadlines are met.
  • Deliver requirements documents, use case, work flows, UI and other deliverables as assigned

Skills Required:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
  • Strong analytical and product management skills, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • Ability to develop and negotiate win/win solutions to project issues.
  • Must be able to work independently on all assigned tasks.
  • Proficiency with MS Office (including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access) and Visio.
  • Fully utilizing Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) to track requirements, work items, bugs, deliverables and builds

Skills Preferred:

  • Strong analytical skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • Knowledge of Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Eligibility and Enrollment (E&E)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
  • Proficiency with MS Office (including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access) and Visio
  • Proficiency with MS Team Foundation Server (TFS) preferred

Experience Required:

  • Seven years' experience as a Business Analyst.
  • Experience in facilitating product owners in gathering requirement and possess excellent writing skills to capture and document detailed requirements.
  • Extensive experience with system requirements and their constraints/dependencies.
  • Experience facilitating Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions and requirements sessions.
  • Extensive experience with Software Development Methodology.
  • Process knowledge and experience with Agile Software Development projects.
  • Experienced in developing and negotiating a win/win solutions to project issues

Experience Preferred:

  • Experience with Eligibility and Enrollment(E&E) for Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) business areas.
  • Experience Health Care Industry similar to Eligibility and Enrollment related areas.
  • Working hands-on with all aspects of the System Development life Cycle Extensive experience with Change Management.
  • Experience with project development methodology and able to apply methodology in a practical manner

Education Required:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field. Or equivalent work experience

Education Preferred:

Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university with advance education in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration fields related to position

Dice Id : 10365731
Position Id : 2021-323
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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