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Senior Business Systems Analyst - WellMed - San Antonio, TX

Position Description

The Business Systems Analyst delivers solutions to complex business problems with consideration to business need and the capacity and limitation of associated business systems, evaluating system changes for downstream impact. This position consults on the development, specification and integration of WellMed's enterprise systems and will analyze business needs, document requirements, translate needs into functional and/or technical specifications, write and execute test cases and plans, and oversee testing processes.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Captures objectives based on business unit needs combined with a thorough understanding of enterprise business systems and industry requirements
  • Performs a role in the development and implementation of major systems. This role may interface with multiple business units such as accounting/finance, claims, operations, physician clinics, customer service, executive management, and sales and marketing
  • Applies knowledge of managed care operating environment and underlying systems data to all major production systems used for delivery of services to internal and external clients
  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with both internal/externals customers at the senior management and executive level in order to influence project teams and gain consensus on the selection of the most viable solutions
  • Uses strong critical thinking skills along with managed care, or physician office business knowledge to have insight and understanding of business concepts, tools and processes that are needed for making sound decisions in the contact of the company's business
  • Performs quality assurance application testing to include: validation of design to business requirements, writing test plans, conducting functional and performance testing to include application and system integration testing
  • Tracks progress and notifies management of issues that require escalation, and assumes responsibility for resolving or coordinating the resolution of system and process issues
  • Collaborates on and oversees various projects as assigned that are cross-functional in nature
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned



Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related technical field (4+ years of comparable work experience beyond the required years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a bachelor's degree)
  • 3+ years of experience in developing requirements and performing system analysis
  • 1+ years of experience in major systems implementation
  • Experience with various system development lifecycles such as waterfall, RUP, and Agile methods


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree
  • Extensive knowledge of Health Care Industry and related business functions
  • Project Management Certification and/or Six Sigma Black Belt Experience
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas: systems design, database programming experience, HL7 integration, X12 integration, EDI, practice management system implementation and support, EMR system implementation and support, Claim adjudication system implementation and support, Care Management system implementation and support
  • Ability to communicate ideas and problem solutions
  • Ability to effectively work with both internal and external clients


Physical & Mental Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to 10 pounds
  • Ability to push or pull heavy objects
  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to use fine motor skills to operate office equipment and/or machinery
  • Ability to properly drive and operate a company vehicle
  • Ability to receive and comprehend instructions verbally and/or in writing
  • Ability to use logical reasoning for simple and complex problem solving


Careers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 240,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: Senior Business Systems Analyst, WellMed, San Antonio, TX, Texas

Senior Business Systems Analyst - WellMed - San Antonio, TX

San Antonio, TX
Full Time

Published on 03/27/2019