Business Analyst II

Other Lafayette, Louisiana Atlanta, Georgia United States Reference ID: JR4173-POS014634


At SCP Health, what you do matters.
As part of the SCP Health team, you have an opportunity to make a difference. At our core, we work to bring hospitals and healers together in the pursuit of clinical effectiveness. With a portfolio of over 8 million patients, 7500 providers, 30 states, and 400 healthcare facilities, SCP Health is a leader in clinical practice management spanning the entire continuum of care, including emergency medicine, hospital medicine, wellness, telemedicine, intensive care, and ambulatory care.

Why you will love working here:

  • Flexible schedules and work-from-home opportunities
  • Strong track record of providing excellent work/life balance
  • Comprehensive benefits package and competitive compensation
  • Commitment to fostering an inclusive culture of belonging and empowerment through our core values - collaboration, courage, agility, and respect.

What you’ll be doing:

This is a remote opportunity. 

The IT Business Analyst II will help business groups implement technology solutions in a cost-effective way by determining the requirements of a project or program, and communicating them clearly to stakeholders, facilitators and partners. Works with stakeholders on a daily basis to ensure requirements align with company initiatives and core values. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to create the needed behaviors in themselves and others to drive desired results. The IT Business Analyst II works on complex, highly visible projects, plus scoping several inter-related initiatives and helping senior-level business stakeholders make informed decisions. The IT Business Analyst II mentors junior business analysts in best practices

  • Guides users in formulating requirements; advises on alternatives and on the implications of new or revised technology solutions
  • Works on complex, highly visible company initiatives
  • Develops Testing, Training, and Transition to Support Plans
  • Runs requirements elicitation workshops with all levels of stakeholders (staff to upper leadership and vendors)
  • Develops requirements specifications targeted to all levels of stakeholders (staff to upper leadership and vendors)
  • Conducts functional testing and provide input and oversight of User Acceptance Testing activities
  • Helps define best practices around business analysis
  • Mentors team members in business analysis best practices
  • Transfers project knowledge to business and technical stakeholders during project life cycle
  • Maintains advanced knowledge of SCP Health process and systems
  • Responds promptly to the technical support needs of the business
  • Supports business stakeholders during conversations with technical team members
  • Presents and implements alternatives to streamline functions and improve productivity
  • Builds and maintains vendor relationships during project life cycle
  • Communicates effectively relevant IT related information to management and peers
  • Prepares and gives presentations to senior management
  • Other duties as specified by Manager of Business Analysis or Director of Information Technology or Vice President of Information Technology

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Possesses knowledge and experience leveraging both IT solutions and business process improvements
  • Demonstrates leadership skills
  • Willingness to coach and be a thought leader within business analyst group
  • Mastery level experience in both waterfall and agile methodologies
  • Ability to manage ambiguity effectively
  • Deep practical business analysis experience completing the following activities: requirements elicitation, stakeholder analysis, interface analysis, process analysis, data analysis, and business rule analysis
  • Knowledge of and ability to utilize multiple elicitation, documentation and analysis techniques
  • Excellent understanding of system development life cycle (SDLC) and responsibilities of business analyst and other team members
  • Mastery ability to analyze business requirements and translate them into application specifications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills at a C Suite level
  • Understands how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully
  • Experience with SOX controls and analysis
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Ability to thrive in a collaborative environment
  • Strong collaboration and inter-personal skills to ensure adequate, efficient and timely delivery of projects in a matrix team environment
  • Maintains quality standards while working in a high-volume, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent decision-making and leadership capabilities
  • Applies best practices for effective communication and problem-solving
  • Customer-focused mindset
  • Expertise in conflict resolution
  • Understands how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Willingness to provide solutions that will exceed the needs of the business
  • Experience with Project Management and Business Analysis software tools
  • Proficient in Microsoft Visio or other prototyping/visual software skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

Who/What we are looking for:

  • You have a minimum of three years of experience practicing core principles of business analysis
  • You have a Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in MIS, Computer Science, or two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Degree preferred in MIS, Computer Science, or business discipline with appropriate exposure to information technology concepts, processes, and system

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SCP Health and its affiliated companies require all applicants for a non-clinical position to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, except where prohibited by state or local law. To demonstrate compliance with SCP Health’s vaccination policy, proof of COVID-19 vaccination status will be requested upon a conditional offer of employment. SCP Health will consider religious and/or medical/disability accommodation and other legally required exemption requests as required by applicable law.