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10/21/2018
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Junior Business Analyst
STRATEGIC HEALTHCARE PROGRAMS LLC | Santa Barbara, California
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Job Description

The Junior Business Analyst will develop product and technical solutions to business problems that enable customers to view key performance metrics that drive daily decisions in the post-acute healthcare industry for SHP Business Intelligence platform. In addition, you get to be part of an intelligent, thoughtful, and fun product team.

Responsibilities

Product Definition and Design

* Design report and product specifications by meeting with stakeholders, designing mock-ups, and developing detailed specifications
* Define product enhancements to new and existing report suites
* Design metric specifications by reading and investigating business requirements, data alignment, and delineating measure logic
* Perform SQL queries to validate design

Product Acceptance

* Develop testing approaches to help move implemented designs into production
* Perform user acceptance tests to help verify Engineering implements an acceptable product solution

Product & Industry Research

* Collaborate with customers, customer management, and industry experts to help define product direction and propose new product solutions
* Perform product use analysis to verify customer value
* Analyze data to determine if information can be rationalized into simple, consumable design specifications, and execute SQL Queries to verify findings
* Monitor industry related calls, emails and websites, document findings and create project proposals to enhance existing products or create new products

Project Management (Release Train Engineer)

* Strong desire to start and finish projects that you own
* Ability to start projects that are vague and dive into the details beginning with business value alignment
* Manage key decisions to keep long-running projects on track
* Ability to stay flexible on design and implementation within an agile process while keeping the project/release on track
* Ability to deal with ambiguity while working towards specific details and edge cases

Teamwork

* Ability to have kind, candid conversations with all levels of the organization
* Ability to work within Confluence/JIRA to document, track, and manage requirements for the benefit of team communication
* Desire to work collaboratively, communicate often, and work within a group instead of a silo
* Flexible with the team and can work within a continuous improvement process

Requirements

* Bachelor's in Business, Information Technology, Computer Science, or a minimum of 2-years' experience in a related field
* Masters or MBA a plus


* Strong written and verbal communication across technology and business teams, including technical writing skills
* Passion for leveraging information/data
* Understanding of systems engineering concepts
* Ability to conduct cost/benefit analysis
* Business case development
* Data modeling techniques and methods
* Ability to work both as individual contributor and as a team member
* Strong to desire to be part of a fast-paced team
* Project management background or ability to drive projects to completion
* Understanding how to write and execute SQL Queries, or a strong desire and capability to learn

Highly-Desired

* 1+ years' experience in Post-Acute Healthcare
* Certification in Business Analysis
* Certification as a ScrumMaster or Project Manager