Business Analyst
Schumacher Group: Business Opportunities - Lafayette, LA

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The Business Analyst will serve as a liaison between the business side of Schumacher Group and Information Technology. In this role, you will be responsible for identifying business needs/problems of stakeholders and proposing solutions to address such needs/problems. Also, you will be responsible for analyzing and re-engineering business processes, and aligning them with information technology.

Job Responsibilities
  • Entails business process re-engineering activities to include process mapping, work activity/procedure diagramming, analysis, and the creation of proposals for improvement
  • Identifying and analyzing scenarios to validate business and user requirements
  • Organizing business and users requirements into a use case format
  • Includes complex systems process analysis, design and simulation
  • Must understand technical problems and solutions in relation to the current, as well as the future business environment
  • Must be able to suggest plans to integrate new and existing processes
  • Provides input and supports planning and prioritization for business process engineering related activities, including developing the business unit process engineering plan and integrating that plan with the corporate plan
  • Possesses knowledge and experience leveraging both IT solutions and business process improvements
  • Participates in continuous review and update to ensure that processes meet changing business unit conditions
  • Identifies processes for improvement, documents existing processes, identifies and analyzes gaps between current processes and the desired state, designs new processes, develops process performance measures and plans the transition to a new process
  • Provides counsel and leadership on future use of technology and business process improvements. This requires a high level of understanding of the organization’s business systems and processes as well as industry-wide requirements.
  • Responsible for building positive, proactive relationships with the business areas you engage with and to thoroughly understand their business processes and requirements.
  • Work with business areas to understand their business model, business process and drivers, and short and long term strategies in order to make recommendations for process improvements and application solutions.
  • Interact with the management team and business area user base to ensure proper alignment of business goals with strategic initiatives.

Educational Qualifications Bachelors Degree (BA/BS) in MIS, Computer Science, or related field

Professional Qualifications
  • Minimum of one year of business systems analysis experience
  • Excellent organizational and documentation skills
  • Strong experience with process mapping
  • Strong skills in understanding and using standard business analysis methodology and tools
  • Ability to perform objective analysis and re-engineering of business processes
  • Highly competent in analyzing business requirements and translating them into application specifications
  • Effective communication, negotiation, interpersonal, and relationship-building skills

Previous Experience Healthcare and/or billing experience preferred

Special Skills Excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to understand end-user needs

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