To be part of the AMA is to be part of our Mission to promote the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health. Join the AMA team that is dedicated to the betterment of public health as a Business Analyst in Health Solutions. As part of the team, you will work with end users to understand their business needs, investigate options and prepare requirements for a systems solution. Analyze and document descriptions of user needs, including business processes, work flows, data flows, use cases, and other requirements. Work with application developers to design program specifications, including the functions and steps required to develop or modify the systems to meet end user requirements. Assist in the estimation process and the testing and implementation of the systems solutions.
Other Responsibilities will include:
Assist in the collection and consolidation of required information and data. Develop specifications for solutions that fulfill business requirements. Define and validate test requirements. Participate in requirement review sessions.
Work with the designated team lead to provide operational system support to end users. Participate in technology renewal activities to ensure long-term maintainability of systems and reduce risk of technology obsolescence.
Work with the team lead in ‘break-fix’ issue resolution efforts.
Report project status regularly to team lead. Raise all concerns, issues and risks to management. Recognize and identify potential areas where existing procedures require re- engineering, or where new ones need to be developed.
BS or BA degree required, preferably in computer science or related field.
Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience with state-of-the-art information systems and technology as it pertains to business applications and processes. Experience in evaluating new technology and how it can improve business processes. Must have experience documenting business systems problems and be able to provide recommendations and research of industry trends, business products, performance analysis, and feasibility.
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in business systems requirements analysis and creation. Use case creation, workflow and data flow modeling, and software design in a client/server or web environment with object modeling tools is optional.
Able to express technical concepts effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Ability to work well with people from many different disciplines with varying degrees of technical experience.
PC skills to include expert use of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, MS Project, Visio and JIRA.
The AMA offers competitive salaries, including an incentive plan; excellent benefits and progressive technology. Our office is a business casual environment and we respect work-life balance. Please apply at https://ama-assn.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=2&c=ama-assn&id=675&source=NPO. The American Medical Association is located at 330 N. Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611 and is convenient to all public transportation in Chicago.
We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity in our workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. As an EOE/AA employer, the American Medical Association will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and veteran or disability status.
THE AMA IS COMMITTED TO IMPROVING THE HEALTH OF THE NATION