Business Analyst II (2)

American Medical Association Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 6 months ago

Business Analyst II

Chicago, IL

The American Medical Association (AMA), the nation's largest professional association of physicians, has a dynamic opportunity for the right individual. Join the AMA team as a Business Analyst II in Periodical Publishing.

As part of the team, you will work closely with business partners to understand their business needs, investigate options and prepare requirements for all systems solutions. Convey the future direction of systems and the impact of those systems on the clients' business. Analyze and document descriptions of user needs, including business process, workflows, data flows, use cases; and other requirements.

Design program specifications, including the functions and steps required to develop or modify the computer systems to meet end user requirements. Partner with developers and other team members in the testing cycle of the systems solutions. Assist in the estimation process and implementation of the systems solutions.

Objectives

This position will work with internal stakeholders to analyze new feature requests and bug reports to support all JAMA Network web and mobile products. The position will be responsible for documentation of requirements, authoring and execution of test plans, and maintenance of final product release notes.

Three main skill set categories will be required for a candidate to be positioned successfully in this new role:

  • Experience in business analysis and process analysis with excellent communication and documentation skills.

  • Experience generating sustainable and repeatable user-acceptance test plans and managing ongoing Quality Assurance routines for emerging features during final go-to-market development activities.

  • Solid foundational understanding of web and mobile technologies such as HTML/CSS/JS with some basic coding experience being a plus.

The AMA offers competitive salaries, including an incentive plan; excellent benefits and progressive technology. Our office is a business casual environment and we respect work-life balance.

The American Medical Association is located at 330 N. Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611 and is convenient to all public transportation in Chicago.

We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity in our workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. As an EOE/AA employer, the American Medical Association will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and veteran or disability status.

THE AMA IS COMMITTED TO IMPROVING THE HEALTH OF THE NATION



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