Business Analyst - Columbia, MO
Cerner - Midwest, IA

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Cerner is contributing to the systemic change of health and care delivery. We started by digitizing paper processes and now offer a comprehensive array of information software, professional services, medical device integration, remote hosting and employer health and wellness services. Cerner systems are used by everyone from individual consumers, to single-doctor practices, hospitals, employers and entire countries. Taking what we’ve learned over more than three decades, Cerner is building on knowledge in the system to support evidence-based decisions, prevent medical errors and empower patients in their care.

Cerner solutions are licensed by approximately 9,300 facilities around the world, including hospitals, physician practices, home health facilities, employer sites, retail pharmacies and ambulatory facilities such as labs, cardiac care, radiology and surgery centers.

Group Overview

Cerner's ITWorks organization focuses on workforce alignment by partnering with clients to optimize resources to increase effectiveness and reduce costs. With a broad portfolio of services from entire IT department management and strategy to standalone IT help desk services; Cerner ITWorks is a growing and dynamic business unit. Cerner ITWorks provides expertise and support to maximize client's investments in IT solutions, infrastructure and operational effectiveness and efficiencies. Cerner ITWorks is in need of talented healthcare IT professionals with a commitment to improving healthcare.


The Business Analyst for the Analytics at the Edge team within the Tiger Institute ensures benefits and ultimately, return of investment of projects is attained. The Business Analyst works with the Tiger Institute Project Manager and client providers and support staff to clearly define, at a project onset, the benefits of a project. The Business Analyst collects baseline information and evaluates at project completion whether goals were attained. This position requires a critical thinker, self-starter, innovative associate who identifies opportunities for process improvements, provides analysis, proposes change strategies, and communicates proposed strategies. The Business Analyst facilitates the implementation and measures the success of process changes. The Business Analyst will prepare reports throughout the benefits process on specific projects and on the sum of all projects. The Business Analyst will support the development of repeatable processes and templates to make the benefits assessment process scalable.


Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • Possess decision making skills as well as the ability to deal with ambiguity
  • Strong analytic, data analysis and problem solving abilities
  • Demonstrates the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize work to meet adapting deadlines and attention to detail
  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office suite
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work overtime and irregular hours when needed
  • Willing to relocate to Columbia, MO

Additional Information

Cerner Corporation is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug-free workplace.

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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