Business Analysis Consultant

  • location: Ontario, CA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $47.50 - $59.37 per hour

job description

Business Analysis Consultant

job summary:
Job Summary:

  • Our Enterprise Application Services team provides critical enabling technology solutions on a mission to redefine healthcare management through improved quality and efficient delivery of care.
  • As a Product Owner, you will be part of a fast-paced multifunctional Scrum team working to continuously refine and expand an innovative software product portfolio that offers a broad range of management services to healthcare providers.
  • We are looking for an imaginative self-starter with a passion for healthcare and great software, and a record of driving the evolution of software products through iterative cycles of discovery, definition, development, launch, and post-release support. Only motivated problem solvers willing to take the initiative and demonstrate consistent follow-through need apply.
  • Qualified candidates will have experience closely collaborating with end-users, clients, business systems analysts, developers, designers, and stakeholders at all levels of the business to ensure that detailed software designs and requirements meet the needs of internal and external users.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Drive the realization of high-value capabilities for specific products
  • Own, prioritize, and maintain the product backlog, including definition of features, user stories, and acceptance criteria
  • Serve as the voice of the userto the delivery team by representing the users perspective throughout the product realization cycle
  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team of designers, business systems analysts, developers, testers and others to develop and against product roadmaps and release plans
  • Continuously and transparently interact with internal business stakeholders to prioritize the product backlog and communicate the status of development efforts via product demos, release plans, and other means
  • Define, prioritize, and drive realization of a specific product vision
  • Act as the subject matter expert for assigned products
  • Break down epics into features and stories that are consumable and testable by a delivery team
  • Collaborate with user experience (UX) professionals in usability testing and the development of the user interface
  • Assess and prioritize the impact of defects, including providing key input on the decisions to fix or defer
  • Review, accept, and prioritize feedback and new requirements from product stakeholders
  • Ensure that Scrum team deliverables meet agreed upon standards for quality and non-functional requirements, and that the product meets the stated business need
  • Review output of development to ensure specified acceptance criteria have been met
  • Work with technical writers to generate user documentation
  • Assist customer support teams, and develop and implement training and communication materials that allow customers to understand the product and changes made to it
Education/ Experience:

  • Four-year degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Familiarity with a range of business areas related to healthcare delivery, specifically Medical Management - Case Management, Prior Authorizations, Quality Improvement Registry Reporting and Grievances.
  • Minimum 3 years working as a Product Owner, Business Systems Analyst, or other relevant role in a digital product delivery environment
  • Experience working as a Product Owner in an Agile software development environment with a track record of delivering multiple successful products to production is highly preferred
  • Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) or similar certification a plus
Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Diplomatic with negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Relatable public speaker with effective presentation skills
  • Capable of accurately translating business requirements into user stories that are readily understandable by technical delivery teams
  • Proficiency with work item and defect tracking management systems (e.g., Team Foundation Server, Azure DevOps, Jira, Rally, etc.)
  • Proficiency with Visio, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Ability:

  • Engaged learner with the ability to quickly absorb and understand complex information
  • Attention to detail and track record of producing quality work
  • Team player with a great work ethic
  • Comfortable pushing management and delivery teams to decisions, and willing to push back for information and answers
  • Ability to quickly identify and communicate product delivery risks
  • Self-motivated and able to perform without significant supervision
 
location: Ontario, California
job type: Contract
salary: $47.50 - 59.37 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: No Degree Required
 
responsibilities:
  • Drive the realization of high-value capabilities for specific products
  • Own prioritize, and maintain the product backlog, including definition of features, user stories, and acceptance criteria
  • Serve as the voice of the userto the delivery team by representing the user's perspective throughout the product realization cycle
  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team of designers, business systems analysts, developers, testers and others to develop and against product roadmaps and release plans
  • Continuously and transparently interact with internal business stakeholders to prioritize the product backlog and communicate the status of development efforts via product demos, release plans, and other means
  • Define, prioritize, and drive realization of a specific product vision
  • Act as the subject matter expert for assigned products
  • Break down epics into features and stories that are consumable and testable by a delivery team
  • Collaborate with user experience (UX) professionals in usability testing and the development of the user interface
  • Assess and prioritize the impact of defects, including providing key input on the decisions to fix or defer
  • Review, accept, and prioritize feedback and new requirements from product stakeholders
  • Ensure that Scrum team deliverables meet agreed upon standards for quality and non-functional requirements, and that the product meets the stated business need
  • Review output of development to ensure specified acceptance criteria have been met
  • Work with technical writers to generate user documentation
  • Assist customer support teams, and develop and implement training and communication materials that allow customers to understand the product and changes made to it.
 
qualifications:
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: No Degree Required
 
skills:
  • Business Analysis
  • Team Foundation Server
  • Business Systems Analyst
  • Rally
  • Jira

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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