Position: Systems Analyst Job ID Number: 9242DOD Date Posted: February 11, 2008 Location: Southfield, MI Position Type: Contract Contract Length: 4-6 Months
-- Interact with the Clients, Vendors, and Technical Resources. -- Work independently within guidelines, provides analytical support to a specific group of customers on business application, infrastructure and technology related activities. -- Provides guidance, assistance, coordination and follow-up on complex problems and ensures resolution. -- Work with application developers to support applications and customer requests. -- Analyze current business processes and systems to provide business process improvement ideas. -- Gather requirements and develop detailed documentation related to systems requirements and conceptual solutions. -- Coordinate with testing center. -- A high proficiency level in specific job related skills is required.
Skills: 5 years of experience -- Experience working with Technical resources - required -- Experience with Health Care insurance industries - required -- Excellent Communication Skills, both verbal and written - required -- Excellent Organizational Skills - required -- MS office tools ? required -- Knowledge of systems development required, at designer level - required. -- Demonstrated knowledge of the business functions. (i.e. finance, accounting, billing, claims, provider contracting, enrollment, underwriting, etc.) ? required. -- Knowledge of SDLC/data bases/development language constraints - required. -- Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills including the ability to work with both internal and external customers and all levels of the organization - required. -- Excellent organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple projects and timelines with minimal supervision - required. -- Excellent problem solving and conflict management skills including the ability to manage conflict and find mutually acceptable resolutions - required. -- Both a strategic and tactical mindset to enable the development of a general high level design and to enable detail reviews of Technical Detail Designs - required. -- Michigan MEDICAID experience ? required.
Tools -- Experience with Business Objects or similar reporting tool ? preferred. -- Experience with SQL Advantage or other query tool ? required. -- Experience with ETL tool ? preferred.
Characteristics: -- Integrity - open and honest in all interactions; maintains confidence and trust -- Communication skills - speaks and writes clearly -- Interpersonal skills - friendly, builds relationships and trust -- Collaboration skills - works well with others; take responsibility for team success/failures -- Facilitation skills - defines goals and objects; maintains focus; ensures results -- Organizational skills - able to plan and manage various projects and activities; multi-tasks -- Ownership and initiative - self-starter and finisher, drives projects and tasks to conclusion -- Judgment - able to act decisively, but ask for advice and assistance when needed -- Professional - always represents self and company in a positive manner -- Mature - deals well with change, stress, and frustration.