The Senior IT Business Systems Analyst helps client areas achieve their objectives by serving as a resource across functional boundaries and business areas in the analysis of business and user needs, application of technology solutions. Senior IT Business Systems Analysts lead the integration of multiyear projects with the highest levels of risk, complexity, budget dollars and impact to the business. Provides consultation to define and achieve objectives, identify risk and implement technology solutions. Conducts feasibility studies, prepares user stories/business requirements, and writes system and programming specifications to support the design of possible technology solutions. Provides input into cost estimations and project plans. Supports user acceptance testing, documentation/reporting, and production support. The Senior IT Business Systems Analyst possesses extensive knowledge of assigned business area(s) operations and the IT systems/applications used. May participate on an agile development team. Assigned to complex projects, systems or initiatives. Senior IT Business Systems Analysts lead efforts, oversee work results, provide training and serve as a mentor for other IT Business Systems Analysts.
6 years Application development and/or systems analysis role work experience or equivalent combination of transferable experience and education.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience IT related field
Thorough knowledge of Information Technology fields and computer systems
Demonstrated organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills
Strong understanding of integration points of assigned business/systems and processes
Proficient in requirements gathering methodologies and the SDLC
High critical thinking skills to evaluate alternatives and present solutions that are consistent with business objectives and strategy.
Extensive knowledge and experience of systems, subsystems, development methodologies, systems architecture, tools and processes that support the assigned business initiative or system.
Experience with business requirements and business process analysis to ensure IT solutions meet the business needs
Experience managing multiple priorities and ability to facilitate adoption of changing priorities
Thorough industry knowledge in related business area and understanding of impact on the organization.
Excellent communication skills including ability to explain complex technical concepts in a clear and concise manner to audiences with diverse knowledge base.
Experience using Agile methodology
Health care industry related experience
Data analysis experience
Displaying technical expertise
Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida