MAXIMUS

Business Analyst

US-MA-Boston
2 months ago(11/8/2017 12:45 PM)
Requisition ID
2017-25879
# of Openings
1
Job Function
Analyst
Job Schedule
Regular Full-Time

Overview

This Business Analyst is responsible for understanding business process management and business requirements of the client and translating them to specific software requirements. Very strong technical skills, coupled with business intelligence and a deep understanding of the client's needs so that they can be transformed into application and operational requirements.

Responsibilities

  • Deliver results after thorough research of functional needs by collaborating and communicating with various stakeholders, both internal and external to the company
  • Apply strong analytical reasoning to understand end user's requirements and transforms them into operational application
  • Acquire deep knowledge of working systems and bring efficient and effective changes for better performance
  • Participate in the administration of project and program contract activities
  • Extract, analyze, and report data to support program activity and assist in management decision making
  • Audit, evaluate, track, and report program implementation and project activity for Quality Assurance and contract compliance purposes
  • Plan, implement and maintain program and contractual changes
  • Work closely with operations and systems staff to define requirements, test criteria, and success factors
  • Performs other duties as assigned by management 

The Ideal Candidate will Possess the Following Additional Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Four years of experience considered in lieu of degree
  • Minimum 2 years of related work experience required
  • Strong working relationship and critical thinking skills 
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Knowledge of methods of developing business process specifications; procedures and methods for testing business functions within systems; producing effective project documentation
  • Knowledge of Medicaid, Medicaid Managed Care, health plans, or HIPAA compliance
  • Superior analytical and writing skills
  • Experience in report development and data collection and analysis 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to use spreadsheet, database, MS Visio, MS Project, and/or reporting software to do analysis  
  • Ability to perform comfortably in a fast-paced, deadline and detailed-oriented work environment 
  • Ability to successfully execute many complex tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to work as a team member, as well as independently  

EEO Statement

EEO Statement
Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies MAXIMUS deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you

A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource.

MAXIMUS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

MAXIMUS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.

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