Business Analyst


New York City, NY

Industry: Staffing & Recruiting


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Job Title : Business Analyst

Location : New York City ,NY

Duration : 12 months

Visa : GC/US Citizen

Senior Business Analyst: Life Sciences BA with one who's aware of CDISC, HL7, etc. and worked on data integration projects

Life Science Domain is a Must. What does this mean?

?        You need to unserstand clinical systems that are used in market for clinical trials

?        You are familiar with clinical trials from data persepective

?        Should have worked as BA in life science industry

?        You are familier with CDISC data standards and the processes undertaken by the Life Sciences industry today

?        You understand how EDC systems such as Rave function (i.e., knowledgeable of the following terms: edit checks, forms / folders, queries, review groups, marking groups, core configurations, pre-conditions, etc.

?        You also understand the broader healthcare market and are knowledgeable of the industry trends that must be accounted for when defining Medidata?s data strategy

?        Bonus points if you also have expertise working with EHR data standards such as FHIR, HL7, etc. to conduct interoperability / integration efforts in the healthcare arena                                                                   

What will you do:

?        Document business and functional requirements to cater towards short term and long term management reporting, dashboards and analytical needs of the business

?        Performing data analysis and design activities at the operational and organizational level to build a central repository

?        Develop ETL proto-types and use cases to capture and document requirements

?        Actively identify, develop, manage, and execute analyses to uncover areas of opportunity and present written business recommendations that help drive customer experience and product improvements.

?        Lead functional design of projects that anticipate and proactively address roadblocks and obstacles.

?        Engage and direct business partners and subject matter experts to identify priorities, scope, and requirements for complex business problems

?        Engage technical development team members to transition requirements to design, and to determine appropriate design approach

?        Plan and execute QA and UAT testing

?        Act as the Business and Data analyst that liaisons between business units and the execution team

Who you are:

?        Has an understanding of software development process (SDLC) from design, requirements gathering, analysis, deployment, testing methodologies, training,change management and production support.

?        Knowledge of Agile methodology is a plus.

?        Comfortable distilling technical designs into individual stories in a backlog in priority order based on the business need and technical dependencies. Likewise able to write well organized stories with clearly articulated acceptance criteria.

?        Must possess project management skillset to facilitate and manage meetings, project plans, status reports, risk analysis, budgets, testing, resource management and task assignments.

?        An understanding of business and operational processes with the ability to translate business needs into concise requirements.

?        Strong customer service skills, organizational management and exceptional

?        Data integration background with experience of data integration and transformation. Potentially someone from large ETL shop like Pentaho communication skills.

?        Ability to maintain a business perspective in the establishment of project priorities

?        Ability to communicate (Oral/Written) effectively and coordinate action across all levels of the organization.

?        Highly organized with strong attention to detail

?        Adept at developing technical processes (e.g., data governance) and technical documentation (for internal and external consumers)

Skill Description

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Life & Annuity