Business Analyst III

Centene Corporation Saint Louis, MO
Position Purpose: Perform various analysis and interpretation to link business needs and objectives for assigned function.

Support business initiatives through data analysis, identification of implementation barriers and user acceptance testing of various systems

Identify and analyze user requirements, procedures, and problems to improve existing processes

Perform detailed analysis on multiple projects, recommend potential business solutions and ensure successful implementations

Identify ways to enhance performance management and operational reports related to new business implementation processes

Coordinate with various business units and departments in the development and delivery of training programs

Develop, share, and incorporate organizational best practices into business applications

Diagnose problems and identify opportunities for process redesign and improvement

Formulate and update departmental policies and procedures

Serve as the subject matter expert on the assigned function product to ensure operational performance.

Ability to travel

Education/Experience:

Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience. 4-6 years of business process or data analysis experience, preferably in healthcare. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Applications, including Excel and Access preferred. Project management experience preferred.

Benefits and Payment Configuration:

Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience. 4 years of business process analysis, preferably in healthcare (i.e. documenting business process, gathering requirements) or claims payment/analysis experience. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Applications, including Excel and Access preferred. Experience in benefits, pricing, contracting or claims and knowledge of provider reimbursement methodologies. Knowledge of managed care information or claims payment systems preferred. Previous structured testing experience preferred.

Medicare

Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience. 4 years of business process analysis (i.e. documenting business process, gathering requirements). Experience in healthcare industry, preferably with managed care techniques and administrative philosophy. Experience in managed health care experience, preferably with Medicare. Experience working with and leading diverse teams in matrix managed environments. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft applications, including Excel and Access preferred. Project management experience preferred.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.