Business Systems Analyst in St. Louis, MO at Parallon

Date Posted: 7/19/2018

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Job Description



Parallon is one of the healthcare industry's leading providers of business and operational services.  We are uniquely equipped to provide a broad spectrum of customized services in the areas of revenue cycle, purchasing, supply chain, technology, workforce management, and consulting.  Parallon is committed to supporting healthcare providers, improving the health and well-being of their communities.
The Business Systems Analyst role is a key member of the Parallon Information Technology team, with the responsibility of working with users to define business solutions and developing, implementing, and supporting the technical components of that solution.


DUTIES INCLUDE:
  • Work with users to define business requirements, document, and translate those into detailed program designs and code in support of COTS (custom off the shelf) applications
  • Translate requirements into detailed program designs, document and present to leadership
  • Apply technical knowledge and understanding of business processes to recommend opportunities for optimizing business processes through technology
  • Manage small projects, track progress, identify and communicate risks, status updates, and assess potential impacts to the business
  • Interact w/vendors and application developers to translate requirements into solutions
  • Leverage knowledge of the business application to optimize the configuration and utilization of application to ensure reliable, streamlined functionality
  • Define, document, and execute rigorous test plans to ensure implemented solutions meet documented requirements
  • Apply application code changes and integrated testing to QA and production environments, adhering to change management practices, with accuracy
  • Perform database queries of the application database to provide data for business decisions, resolution of issues, and validation of solutions
  • Provide second level support to resolve incidents or fulfill user requests- working with enterprise subject matter experts and technical resources
  • Ensure data security, integrity, and application reliability
  • Ensure system documentation is maintained and integrated test plans created and executed
  • Apply standard development methodologies throughout project life-cycle (SDLC, Agile, Scrum, and RUP)
  • Create jobs, scripts, and other tools for automation
  • Provide on-call assistance, as needed
  • Adhere to and support organizational IT standards, policies, and procedures
  • Adhere to Code of Conduct
  • Perform other duties, as assigned


Job Requirements

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
  • Knowledge of a mix of programming languages, including C#.Net, VB.Net, C , and HTML and experience in object oriented design concepts and architecture
  • Basic understanding of Java, Apache, and JBoss in the ERP applications need to function properly
  • Knowledge of relational database structure and ability to monitor processing to identify issues
  • Knowledge of ETL integration functions and capabilities
  • Solid SQL skills in 2005/2008, including job scheduler and querying across a complex relational database
  • Experience in application upgrade or install of component of overall application
  • Creative, entrepreneurial approach to technological possiblities
  • Knowledge of hardware and operating systems in high volume production environment
  • Solid troubleshooting techniques in application, system, and 3rd party logs


EDUCATION
Bachelors degree in computer science, engineering, or related fields

EXPERIENCE
  • 3 years of IT work experience
  • Experience in delivering solutions for Enterprise Wide Application (ERP)
  • Debt-manager (DM9) or Titanium from FICO experience preferred 
  • Healthcare revenue management experience preferred