21 hours
2018-08-142018-09-12

Senior Business Systems Analyst - WellMed - San Antonio, TX

UnitedHealth Group
San Antonio, TX
  • Job Code
    772548
772548 Senior Business Systems Analyst WellMed San Antonio TX

Senior Business Systems Analyst - WellMed - San Antonio, TX (772548)

Position Description

Variety is the spice of life. This is an opportunity to make it the inspiration of your day to day career. Optum is bringing technology solutions to customers across the health system. Not only do we have more of them every day, we also have more technology, greater data resources and far broader expertise than any competitor anywhere. In this role, you can use your knowledge and experience to help us build our next generation customer experience. That includes contributing to the system development cycle and consulting with end users to evaluate business requirements and create solutions. Here, you can bring your passion for performance and innovation to a Fortune 6 company committed to providing the support and resources cutting-edge technology requires.

 

The Senior Business Systems Analyst is responsible for creating and refining business and systems requirements to address business opportunities and formulating documentation to support the development and implementation of the technical solution. This position plays a major role in the development and implementation of core business systems and mentors and guides other Business Systems Analysts. In addition, the Sr. Business Systems Analyst serves as the liaison between business users and technology programmers to understand user needs and develop required reporting and data analysis and may serve in a project manager capacity for smaller work efforts.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes business needs, documents requirements and translates needs into functional, non-functional and/or technical specifications
  • Delivers requirements, performs analysis, and evaluates downstream business, systems, process, and/or organizational impacts
  • Plans and assists with oversight of testing processes and activities including defect identification and resolution
  • Analyzes charts and/or diagrams of the problem to be programmed and defines system requirements in terms of system capabilities
  • Develops or assists in the development of work plans, time schedules, and project task items and schedules and assists with estimating resource needs for analysts, programmers, user personnel, consultants, equipment, and prepares routine project status reports
  • Assists in the development of project cost and benefit estimates to establish project worth including the development of alternative considerations.  This will result in recommendations for the installation of new systems or equipment, or to change existing systems and equipment
  • Advises the appropriate people on the implications of existing IT systems that can be applied to a problem. Identifies risks and issues, and seeks approval on complex matters
  • Checks, instructs, assigns work, and otherwise functionally directs technical staff in order to achieve desired end-results on complex problems
  • Provides subject matter expert and operational support to internal business partners
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field (4 additional years of comparable work experience beyond the required years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a bachelor’s degree)
  • 5+ years of experience in developing requirements and performing system analysis
  • 2+ years of major software systems implementation experience
  • Strong understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Ability to analyze and document process and data flow

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Health Care Industry and related business functions
  • Advanced course of study in information technology, business or other field
  • Experience with client-server applications
  • Familiarity with standard server, database, and network architectures, and experience working with technical specialists in these knowledge areas
  • Experience with corporate intranet information architecture
  • Ability to clearly communicate ideas and solutions
  • Ability to effectively work with both internal and external clients

Physical & Mental Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds
  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time
  • Ability to use fine motor skills to operate office equipment and/or machinery
  • Ability to receive and comprehend instructions verbally and/or in writing
  • Ability to use logical reasoning for simple and complex problem solving

Careers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 240,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

 


Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.


UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

 

 

Job Keywords: Senior Business Systems Analyst, San Antonio, TX, Texas

Job Details

  • Contest Number772548
  • Job TitleSenior Business Systems Analyst - WellMed - San Antonio, TX
  • Job FamilyInformation Technology
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • San Antonio, TX
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt

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