Business Project Specialist

  • location: Austin, TX
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $30 per hour
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Business Project Specialist

job summary:
Business Project Specialist - Austin, TX

  • These are 7 contract roles expected to last 6 months.
Business Project Specialist - Job Duties:

  • Executes test scripts and compares functionality back to defined requirements
  • Identifies risks, develops mitigation/contingency plans, and works with the matrix partners to resolve implementation issues in a timely manner.
  • Works with matrix partners to ensure all information required for operational readiness including business requirements, FAQs, and other materials as needed is available.
  • Communicates status of testing to all stakeholders regularly.
  • Publishes regular business testing status reports and escalates issues to stakeholders in a timely fashion.
  • Collects and analyzes process data to initiate, develop and implement business practices and procedures that focus on increased productivity and reduced cost.
  • Responsible for defining, refining and implementing processes to ensure the business operates in an efficient manner.
Job Responsibilities:

  • Individual insurance practices experience preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to foster collaboration and gain support and consensus cross-functionally within a matrixed environment is required
  • Demonstrated ability to foster collaboration and gain support and consensus cross-functionally within a matrixed environment is required
  • Demonstrated communication skills, verbal and written, to communicate with matrix partners and peers in a clear concise and timely manne
  • Strong skillset in organization and attention to details
  • Strong skillset for driving continuous improvement to ensure efficiency
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a highly matrixed environment
  • Ability to cope well with ambiguity.
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Products, PowerPoint and Excel required
  • Intermediate proficiency with Visio, SharePoint
  • ALM experience highly desired
  • 3 years business testing experience
  • Bachelor level degree or equivalent work experience is required
 
location: Austin, Texas
job type: Contract
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 3 Years
 
responsibilities:
Responsibilities:

· Executes test scripts and compares functionality back to defined requirements

· Identifies risks, develops mitigation/contingency plans, and works with the matrix partners to resolve implementation issues in a timely manner.

· Works with matrix partners to ensure all information required for operational readiness including business requirements, FAQs, and other materials as needed is available.

· Communicates status of testing to all stakeholders regularly.

· Publishes regular business testing status reports and escalates issues to stakeholders in a timely fashion.

· Collects and analyzes process data to initiate, develop and implement business practices and procedures that focus on increased productivity and reduced cost.

· Responsible for defining, refining and implementing processes to ensure the business operates in an efficient manner.

 
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skills: Project Management
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