Senior *IT* Business Analyst - Healthcare - Remote Location
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DOVER, DE 19904
With a unique blend of large firm resources and an entrepreneurial collaborative culture, Guidehouse is where your purpose, passion, and expertise transform organizations. Guidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. We help clients address their toughest challenges with a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change, technology-driven innovation and significant regulatory pressure. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, we help clients create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare them for future growth and success. Headquartered in Washington DC, the company has more than 7,000 professionals in more than 50 locations. If you’re passionately motivated to make a difference and deliver exceptional work, we invite you to learn more about your career opportunities at www.guidehouse.com
The Senior Business Analyst leads the requirements gathering process and works as a liaison with customers to understand the business issues and challenges. The role assists in providing solutions to meet business goals and focus on business process and systems improvement. The Senior Business Analyst works closely with product owners, designers, web developers, engineers and quality assurance teams to understand, analyze, and document requirements and deliver functional specifications for project delivery.
+ Collaborate with key stakeholders to define business requirements
+ Translate business needs to system solutions
+ Ensure business, functional, and technical requirements are well captured and organized
+ Understand business issues and data challenges of our customers, and organize solutions to resolve those pain points
+ Recommend new features or improvements to features that provide value to our customers
+ Continuously listen and incorporate feedback from customers, end users or key stakeholders, to deliver value for our customers
+ Conduct JAD sessions and facilitate working sessions as well as stakeholder interviews, focus groups and a/b testing
+ Perform the role of the scrum master on the development team and ensure that projects progress on track following Agile methodologies
+ Facilitate various Agile Scrum ceremonies such as: Daily Scrum, Sprint Planning, Sprint Reviews, and Sprint Retrospectives
+ Develop Epics, author User Stories and define Acceptance Criteria
+ Create project artifacts such as: user scenarios, process flow diagrams, and wireframes
+ Effectively communicate with all stakeholders to solidify needs and identifying issues in a timely manner
+ Ability to take large projects from conception to delivery and support
+ Ability to work on older applications and augment them with evolving business needs
+ Bachelor’s degree or equivalent relevant experience
+ Previous experience working with Agile software development teams as their Business Analyst: 5+ years
+ Prior experience performing the role of a Scrum Master: 2+ years
+ Rally, JIRA or any other advanced tool for Agile teams
+ Proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite (MS Office and 365, MS Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, Access and MS Project)
+ Effective written and oral communication skills
+ Healthcare revenue cycle domain
+ Communicate frequently with co-workers as well as with managers to discern their needs, and be able to express themselves
+ Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently
+ Constantly operates a computer and other office equipment to coordinate work
+ Usually remains stationary for the majority of the day
+ Frequently communicates with clients and coworkers and must be able to share information effectively
+ Generally works in an office environment
A dditional Requirements
+ This position requires successful completion of a background check and employment verification.
+ The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.
Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.
Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.
If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at RecruitingAccommodation@guidehouse.com . All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.
Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.
Rewards and Benefits
Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.
+ Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance
+ Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays
+ Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
+ 401(k) Retirement Plan
+ Basic Life & Supplemental Life
+ Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
+ Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
+ Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
+ Skills Development & Certifications
+ Employee Referral Program
+ Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach
+ Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program