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Business Systems Analyst

Centene Corporation Woodland Hills, California, Clayton, Missouri

As we work to improve health outcomes around the world, technology will play a key role. That’s why we’ve made major investments in cutting-edge technology – and in people like you. Here, you’ll work in a fast-paced industry with lots of room for growth and innovation. This is a technology operation few can match in scope and none can match in impact. If you’re ready to develop and deliver solutions that can help millions of people, join Centene.

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  • Logical
  • Multi-tasker
  • Problem-solver
  • Team player
  • Independent
  • Digitally Savvy

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Our Technology Roles

Information Technology Opportunities at Centene

Centene hires the best and brightest for our IT teams across the country. We have the enthusiasm and ambition of a start-up, with all the resources of a large company.

IT Manager

You’ll provide leadership, direction and strategic plans for project implementations while developing and managing large scale IT infrastructure operations.

Application Software Engineer

While creating and managing websites, applications and systems, you’ll install programs and design, build, and maintain custom-built technology solutions.

IT Architect

You’ll develop and implement processes for information management, while maintaining digital networks, providing technical assistance in resolving network issues, and modifying networks.

Data Analyst

Using a variety of skills like SQL, Excel, Microstrategy, and SAS/R, you'll analyze, interpret, and apply data from multiple sources that contribute to business development.

Business Analyst

Working in a highly collaborative environment, you’ll act as a liaison between stakeholders and the IT organization to support Centene’s systems and lead our healthcare transformation.

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Responsibilities

Job ID 1157473
Additional Locations Clayton,Missouri,US
Category Information Technology
Schedule Full-time
Description:

Position Purpose: The Business Systems Analyst identifies and presents business and technical specifications based on customer and business needs, industry best practices and available technology. Implements processes, systems and applications to meet the company’s business initiatives. Responsible for driving low to moderately complex systems requirements (6 or less participants and/or budget of less than $200K).

  • Consults with management and staff to identify and document business needs and objectives, current operational procedures, problems, input and output requirements, data scope, usage, formatting, and security requirements.
  • Communicates the business requirements and technical specifications to the technical/programming department.
  • Develops, coordinates, and implements plans to test business and functional processes.
  • Develops, tests, installs, and modifies functional software.
  • Writes and maintains functional specifications for new or modified business systems. Creates or assists others in the writing of user documentation, instructions, and procedures. Monitors and documents post-implementation problems and revision requests.
  • Consults and coordinates with systems analysts and programmers to design and develop automated business systems.
  • Coordinates the implementation of technological functions to customer’s specifications.
  • Develops, tracks and manages project plans including goals, strategy, resource scheduling, timelines, and budget.
  • Provides end-user application support.
  • Analyzes existing systems to determine more efficient processing methods or to identify errors.
  • Conducts preliminary investigation for all project requests. Reviews requirements, specifications, testing plans, support and training plans to ensure they are in line with business objectives.

  • Qualifications:

    Education/Experience:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Finance/Accounting, Business or other technical/analytical field or equivalent experience.
    • Minimum three years analytical and data processing experience.

    Preferred Experience:

    • IT experience
    • Health Care or other applicable industry experience
    • Knowledge in Medicare products
    • Strong technical skills with MS Access, Excel and SharePoint
    • Familiarity with Agile System Development

     

    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.

     

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    “If challenge, innovation, working with new technologies, and career growth are what you’re looking for, this is the right place for you.”

    - Nasr Khan, Manager, Information Technology Infrastructure

    “I feel satisfied knowing that our data checks create a smoother process for our members. I also appreciate the various charity programs offered through our company to help the community such as the March of Dimes fundraiser.”

    - Richard DeMore, Data Analyst II, Enrollment

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