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)
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