Business Systems Analyst III in Atlanta, GA at Beacon Health Options

Date Posted: 9/6/2019

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Job Description


We are currently seeking a dynamic Business System Analyst III to join our team at our office in Atlanta, GA.  The Business System Analyst III will be responsible for interfacing with the engagement center, clients, corporate departments, and IT development teams to identify business requirements, develop functional specifications, support software engineers during development, validate requirements through testing, as well as support operational teams who interact with Beacon IT systems.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Interfaces with Service Centers, Corporate Support Departments and IT development teams to identify business requirements, develop and implement solutions and provide service and training to those requiring IT support. 
  • Analyze business requirements and develop design specifications that include business rules, data mapping tables, logical flow charts, edit logic, etc.    
  • Participates in a coordination role, to ensure that task prioritization falls within the corporate strategic direction.  Leads/participates in joint application design sessions for new and enhanced system development efforts. 
  • Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time and form of desired results.  Under general direction, formulates and defines systems scope and objectives through research and fact-finding combined with a good understanding of business systems and industry requirements.
  • Develops testing scenarios/scripts.  Conducts Level 2 testing for development initiatives while documenting testing results.  Serves as a SME (subject matter expert) for Level 3 (end user) testing.
  • Ensures design specifications are appropriately documented, revisions maintained, and stored in appropriate shared folders through the development implementation, and support life cycles.

Position Requirements:


  • Requires a minimum of an Associate Degree in Computer Science or Management Information Systems supplemented by 3-4 years’ experience in application development and/or analytical role or equivalent work experience.  Bachelor Degree or Master Degree is preferred. 

Licensure:  Not applicable

Relevant Work Experience:  

  • Three-Four years’ experience in application development and/or analytical role or equivalent work experience.  Health Care industry knowledge preferred, but not required.   
  • Has detailed understanding of application functionality, system design and file structures.  Uses IT knowledge and PC software application skills to complete detailed design specifications for development teams
  • Through excellent interpersonal and communication skills, effective leadership, planning, process management and information analysis, this individual will continually promote a customer focused environment and support the client for all system needs. 
  • The ideal candidate will have strong project management skills. 
  • May entail 6 hours up to 2 days dedicated to testing on weekends or evenings including late evenings several times throughout the year.    

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Communicates effectively in both verbal and written communications
  • Proven ability to work both independently and in a dynamic team structure
  • Familiarity with all phases of the system development lifecycle and project management methodologies
  • Healthcare experience preferred

Beacon Health Options is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer as well as a Drug Free and Tobacco Free Work Environment. EOE/AA/M/F/Veterans/Disabled

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