IT Analyst, Applications - Baystate Health

Req#: R2461
Category(s): Information Technology/Health Information Management, IT Analyst, Applications
Full Time / Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: First

The Business Data Analyst role will be responsible for gathering, understanding and translating business partner requirements and provide data driven solutions for these requirements. The analyst would become a subject matter expert for key enterprise systems and be a go to person within the Center for Analytics team.

Business Data Analyst duties, including working collaboratively with end-users to collect information to develop and support processes, systems and reporting which will drive productivity and efficiency;

In this role you will work closely with stakeholders at all levels within the business and IT to turn data into critical information and knowledge that can be used to make sound business decisions. The ideal candidate is expected to be a highly motivated, good communicator, collaborator, and facilitator, possessing high level of business acumen.

Objectives And Responsibilities

  • Lead discussions and requirements gathering sessions with business and technology partners to elicit, define, and understand detailed requirements, priorities, impacts, objectives, and other insights.
  • Act as consultative team member with peers, business partners and vendors in planning, organizing, preparing and executing on initiatives.
  • Translate Business Functional requirements into Data Requirements partnering with data modeling team to build supporting data models.
  • Provide strategic direction and lead modeling solution release process and provide support on a need basis.
  • Obtain and provide subject matter expertise knowledge of technology and business functionality.
  • Provide strategic direction and engage directly with the ETL team and any other project teams in terms of understanding the model and its relationships; ensure constant alignment and synchronization between Logical and Physical models
  • Solve complex problems considering business and system requirements
  • Instructing, direct, and/or guide other analysts or team members as needed
  • Build a detailed understanding of the business to identify needs and address critical business issues.
  • Perform high-level analysis to support application of data standards across the enterprise.
  • Generate, maintain and communicate any documentation pertaining to the logical modeling process, including data format, specifications and model release details.
  • Play an integral role in enterprise data governance program and provide data that is accurate, thorough and detail oriented.
  • Analyze business processes and functional requirements and participate in the development of business cases in the support of process changes or projects.
  • Be accountable for project results.

Basic Qualifications

  • High degree and demonstrated experience as a strong collaborator in enterprise organizations.
  • 7+ years of Data / Application / Architecture related work experience
  • Demonstrated success in large scale, dynamic consulting projects in a leadership or individual contributor role.
  • Strong analytical skills, thorough, detailed oriented.
  • Ability to quickly acquire knowledge related to business operations and product specifications.
  • Proficiency with requirements gathering and analysis techniques.
  • Knowledge in Logical or Physical Modelling, Administration; Certifications are a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills and a proven ability to interface with business as well as technical leaders, track record of being a consensus builder who works toward solution.
  • Experience working in a dynamic, agile or continuous improvement environment.
  • Expert knowledge on various data modelling techniques.
  • Ability to understand, document, maintain and refactor complex, highly normalized, existing relational and star schema data warehousing models.
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a high collaborative team.
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, related field or equivalent work experience.

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Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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