Sr Business Analyst

Location
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Sep 11, 2018
Closes
Oct 18, 2018
Function
Analyst, Business
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: This position is responsible for support, enhancement and implementation software applications used within the organization. Oversees and directs intermediate scale projects or components of large scale projects; develops project plans and timelines and coordination of project resources. Incumbent will identify opportunities to leverage technologies in areas that improve and enhance the business practices by designing and implementing application/product enhancements. Works with and is a liaison to customers and end-users, appropriate IT personnel and software vendors on a regular basis to align technology functionality to operational processes.

This role will serve the Office of the CIO by analyzing data, developing statistical and trend reporting, creating and delivering professional presentations, and recommending process and cost optimization opportunities for the IT organization. Complex analytical and problem solving ability, process improvement experience, strong written and verbal communication skills, and exemplary graphical presentation skills are required to be successful in this role. Candidates must be proficient in Microsoft Office products including PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Access as well as have experience with collaboration and flowcharting tools.
The ideal candidate will be a team player who projects a professional image, works independently, is self-motivated, able to multi-task, and is results-driven.
An MBA or MHA and/or related healthcare IT experience and professional certifications (i.e., ITIL, Agile, PMI, Lean, Six Sigma) is preferred. Prior consulting experience preferred.
Local and out of area travel will be required; work hours may often exceed 40 hours/week.


Sentara Benefits: Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE! Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth! Education Level
Bachelor's Degree

Experience
Required: Analytics - 3 years, Healthcare - 3 years, Project Management - 3 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Complex Problem Solving, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Quality Control Analysis, Service Orientation, Technology/Computer

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
2 yrs experience in a relevant business department being supported required & 3 yrs IT experience in support of a relevant business department required, OR 5 yrs IT experience in support of a relevant business department required. Multiple IT proficiencies/certifications preferred, as available/relevant.

Sentara Healthcare is seeking an experienced Sr Business Analyst to join their team in Virginia Beach, VA!