HMS makes the healthcare system work better for everyone. We fight fraud, waste, and abuse so people have access to healthcarenow and in the future. Using innovative technology and powerful data analytics, we help government and commercial payers reduce costs, increase quality, and achieve regulatory compliance. We also help consumers take a more active role in their own health. Each year, we save our clients billions of dollars while helping people live healthier lives. At HMS, you will develop new skills and build your career in a dynamic industry while making a difference in the lives of others.
We are seeking a talented individual for a Data/Systems Sr. Business Analyst who functions as the liaison between the Developer and internal/external clients. Reviews, analyzes, evaluates and documents the technical components of data/systems and business requirements for new product development, applications and analytics.
Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates data/system business requirements for existing and new development.
Writes detailed technical and business specifications, program functions, and steps required to develop or modify data files or systems
Creates project plans, conducts project meetings and coordinates other project activities such as testing.
Provides data mappings, user interface specifications, processing logic as per business requirements to the Developer.
Communicates with users, developers, and management as needed.
Tests development efforts and assists the client in user acceptance testing.
Provides regular status reports to clients, developers, and management as needed.
Provides mentorship and guidance to junior Analysts on the team as needed.
Leads the data analysis and profile efforts for new client implementations and system enhancements.
Leads technical meetings with IT and business project team.
Performs other functions as assigned
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to drive project timelines to completion with a cross-functional team
Ability to understand relational database concepts and client-server concepts.
Ability to be careful and thorough about detail.
Ability to analyze information and use logic to address work-related issues and problems.
Ability to work proficiently in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project. Required experience in Access, Outlook, PowerPoint, SQL, and Visio.
Familiarity with TSO, File-Aid, and reviewing Flat files.
Ability to work on complex projects with general direction and minimal guidance.
Ability to work independently as a member of various teams and committees.
Ability to multi-task and work under pressure.
Work Conditions and Physical Demands:
Primarily sedentary work in a general office environment
Ability to communicate and exchange information
Ability to comprehend and interpret documents and data
Requires occasional standing, walking, lifting, and moving objects (up to 10 lbs.)
Requires manual dexterity to use computer, telephone and peripherals
May be required to work extended hours for special business needs
May be required to travel at least 10% of time based on business needs
Minimum Related Work Experience:
5 years related work experience
Strong SQL knowledge
Strong relational database systems knowledge
Exposure and/or familiarity with various IT platforms and languages such as Informatica Power center, Java, DB2
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
EOE including disability/veteran