*W2 Candidates ONLY*
I am working with a healthcare client of ours here in Long Beach, CA in need of a Sr. Business Analyst with Healthcare Payer experience (5 years). The ideal candidate will have hands on waterfall and agile experience and comfortable managing stakeholder relationships while writing user stories, UAT testing, and process improvement workflow.
Sr. Business Analyst
10 years experience as a business analyst in a project related/PMO environment
Full project lifecycle experience required
College degree highly desirable
CBAP and/or IIBA certification desirable
Agile experience preferred
Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
Experience managing stakeholder relationships
Experience with Word, Excel, Visio, Powerpoint required
JIRA experience preferred
Contract to hire
Healthcare payer experience required
Experience as a requirement manager or BA lead desirable
Sr. Business Analyst Roles and Responsibilities
-Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, and requirements workshops, business process descriptions, use cases, business analysis, task and workflow analysis.
-Interpret customer business needs and translate them into the application and operational requirements
-Communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyze and transform needs, goals and transforming into functional requirements and delivering the appropriate artifacts as needed.
-Work with operational leaders within the business to provide recommendations on opportunities for process improvements, medical cost savings or revenue enhancements.
-Create Business Requirements Documents, Test Plans, Requirements ---------Traceability Matrix, User Training materials and other related documentation.
Actively participates in all stages of project development including research, design, programming, testing and implementation to ensures the released product meets the intended functional and operational requirements
Contributes to project update meetings, and documents project status and issues.
Actively pursues issue resolution.
Assist the Director/Manager in developing standard Business Analyst process and documentation templates
Performs other related duties of a comparable level/type as required.
Maintain product backlog; assist product owner with backlog grooming
Document user stories and acceptance criteria as part of an Agile squad
Able to perform required tasks as a product owner or backup a product owner on an Agile squad.