Kforce Sr. IT Business Systems Analyst in Jacksonville, Florida

Kforce has a client seeking a Sr. IT Business Analyst in Jacksonville, FL.Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes business requirements to determine technical requirements and identifies impacted areas/systems/processes and evaluates alternative solutions

  • Researches and assists in designs solutions for general maintenance requests to resolve system problems

  • Prepares detailed system requirements and assists in functional design solutions for new products/functionality and enhancements to existing products/functionality

  • Provide oversight and final review of design specification

  • Lead effort to identify and evaluate alternative solutions

  • Take the initiative to seek out areas of improvement

  • Act as a design team leader to ensure progress against goals and timely reporting to management

  • Assigned to highly complex projects, systems or initiatives

  • Act as a mentor, providing coaching and guidance and reviewing work of other SAs

  • Oversees the design artifacts produced by other SAs to ensure the necessary design considerations were made

  • Provides input into forecasting and project-planning for scope/requirements documents and/or vendor contracts to minimize risk to on time, cost effective solution fulfillment

  • Prepares high level proposals that identify viable options to address the client's needs

  • Works with appropriate parties to gain approval of proposal and initiate work

  • Leads a systematic process for capturing requirements

  • Works with partners to capture requirements in a standard format that can serve as the foundation for developing technical documentation

  • Using SDLC processes and associated tools, analyzes current system targeted for replacement/enhancement to determine business and technical functions to be included in design

  • Works with Developers and other IT staff to determine system components and functional flow of components and data between components

  • Bachelor's degree in an IT related field or equivalent work experience

  • 6 or more years work experience in an application development and/or systems analysis role or equivalent combination of transferrable experience and education

  • Thorough knowledge of Information Technology fields and computer systems

  • Demonstrated organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills

  • Strong understanding of integration points of assigned business/systems and processes

  • Proven leadership abilities including effective knowledge sharing, conflict resolution, facilitation of open discussions, fairness and displaying appropriate levels of assertiveness

  • Proficient in requirements gathering methodologies and the SDLC

  • Understanding of a variety of architecture standards and ability to apply them in their design work

  • Ability to manage tasks independently and take ownership of responsibilities

  • Ability to learn from mistakes and apply constructive feedback to improve performance

  • Ability to communicate highly complex technical information clearly and articulately for all levels and audiences

  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment

  • High critical thinking skills to evaluate alternatives and present solutions that are consistent with business objectives and strategy

  • Extensive knowledge and experience of systems, subsystems, development methodologies, systems architecture, tools and processes that support the assigned business initiative or system

Preferred:Experience using Agile methodologyKnowledge of healthcare insurance industryKforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours