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J214325

Business Process Analyst

Highmark Inc.

Company :

Highmark Inc.

Job Description : 

JOB SUMMARY

This job provides expertise for standard to moderately complex problem solving and in-depth understanding of system functionality.  The incumbent reviews significant amounts of information and analyzes processes to support business unit needs. May troubleshoot errors, conduct impact analyses, and/or solve data rejection. Performs business analyses in one or more operational areas. Identifies process gaps and recommends process improvements for efficiencies. May provide guidance to Associate level employees.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Intake operational objectives and gather information.  May perform routine research and evaluate basic output requirements and formats.  Communicate business operational requirements to internal groups responsible for developing/testing business requirements in various applications.
  • Coordinate, monitor, and report on the progress of projects to ensure adherence to defined project schedule.  Communicate effectively with customers and colleagues. Successfully articulate issues, problems, and solutions. Conduct pre-and post-implementation review.  Assist in the planning/designing and facilitation of functional walk-throughs.  May require additional support from more experienced team members.
  • Manage small to intermediate cross-functional projects and change initiatives involved in the design and delivery of business process solutions, implementation strategies, and control measures, including scoping, leading, and influencing organizational change related to business processes and models.
  • Facilitate process improvement meetings and/or discussions.
  • Analyze the functions and operations of a business area/function and identify problem areas.  Create process mapping and document current and future state business processes.  
  • Recommend process efficiencies, strategies for improvement, and/or solutions to align technology with business strategies.
  • Assist in development of desktop procedures and/or training material.  
  • Other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION

Required

  • High School Diploma/GED

Substitutions

  • None

Preferred

  • Bachelor's Degree

EXPERIENCE

Required

  • 3 - 5 years of experience in a Business Analyst or Business Process Analyst role or experience in a related operational area (e.g. claims, billing, customer service, etc.)

Preferred

  • 1 - 3 years in the Health Insurance Industry

LICENSES OR CERTIFICATIONS

Required

  • None

Preferred

  • None

Preferred Skills

  • Analysis of business problems/needs
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel including tables, ability to use spreadsheets, VLOOKUP, pivot tales, reporting and automation efficiently to process large quantities of data relevant to business tasks.
  • Analytical and Critical Thinking
  • Strong Communication and Interpersonal Skills
  • Decision Making Skills
  • Ability to perform analysis of problems/needs:
    • Business Analysis
    • Business Process Design
    • Business Process Mapping
    • Business Process Improvement
    • Business Requirements
    • Collaborative Problem Solving
    • Some Project Management
  • Creation of reports and dashboards
  • Ability to derive patterns from data to determine next step improvement opportunities
  • Comprehend and collect business requirements from stakeholders  

Languages (other than English)

None

Travel Required

0% - 25%


PHYSICAL, MENTAL DEMANDS and WORKING CONDITIONS

Position Type

WFA - Work From Anywhere

100% - Remote

Teaches / trains others regularly

Occasionally

Travel regularly from the office to various work sites or from site-to-site

Rarely

Works primarily out-of-the office selling products/services (sales employees)

Never

Physical work site required 

Yes

Lifting: up to 10 pounds

Constantly

Lifting: 10 to 25 pounds

Never

Lifting: 25 to 50 pounds

Never

Disclaimer: The job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this job title. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees to do this job.

Compliance Requirement: This position adheres to the ethical and legal standards and behavioral expectations as set forth in the code of business conduct and company policies.

As a component of job responsibilities, employees may have access to covered information, cardholder data, or other confidential customer information that must be protected at all times. In connection with this, all employees must comply with both the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) as described in the Notice of Privacy Practices and Privacy Policies and Procedures as well as all data security guidelines established within the Company’s Handbook of Privacy Policies and Practices and Information Security Policy. Furthermore, it is every employee’s responsibility to comply with the company’s Code of Business Conduct. This includes but is not limited to adherence to applicable federal and state laws, rules, and regulations as well as company policies and training requirements. 

Pay Range Minimum:

$50,200.00

Pay Range Maximum:

$90,300.00

Base pay is determined by a variety of factors including a candidate’s qualifications, experience, and expected contributions, as well as internal peer equity, market, and business considerations.  The displayed salary range does not reflect any geographic differential Highmark may apply for certain locations based upon comparative markets.

Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability. 

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