Virginia Premier Health Plan, Inc.

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Systems Analyst III

Systems Analyst III

Job Locations 
US-VA-Richmond
Job ID 
2017-3987

Job Description

Overview

The Systems Analyst III position involves extensive expertise in working with corporate application installation, support and maintenance.  This position is involved with working with end users of these corporate applications to resolve problems and develop custom solutions to meet their needs.  This position helps in architecting and developing solutions or the selection of software to meet the needs of departments and its’ end users. The Systems Analyst III provides leadership and mentoring to other analysts to help with their professional IT development in all aspects.

Responsibilities

  • Works with departments to gather requirements in the selection of both custom and out of the box software solutions.
  • Assess the needs of the end user and translate them into program requirements.
  • Determining end user requirements by facilitating meetings, using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, and task and workflow analysis.
  • Work closely with developers and end users to ensure technical compatibility and end user satisfaction.
  • Provide high level application support and trouble shooting of corporate applications.
  • Provide database administration for corporate application databases.
  • Performs data mining and extraction on corporate databases.
  • Basic knowledge of technologies such as Microsoft SQL Server, SSIS, SSRS, Visual Basic.NET, C# , Microsoft Access, HTML, Javascript, ASP, ASP.NET, AJAX, Crystal Reports and other web server and development technologies used to develop custom solutions.
  • Performs responsibility of a team leader for the Business and Systems Analysts to report to the Systems Applications Managers.
  • Provides leadership and mentoring to other Systems Analysts as needed.

Qualifications

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, Information Systems or related field.

SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE AND/OR SKILLS

  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • SQL and RDBMS knowledge; Oracle a plus
  • Windows Operating Systems and SQL Server
  • Microsoft SCOM & SCCM
  • Ability to plan, test, implement, and troubleshoot system software
  • Ability to determine computer problems and to coordinate hardware and/or software solutions.
  • Knowledge of hardware integration and configuration and network connectivity.
  • Experience in supporting end-users in a corporate environment and excellent communication/teamwork skills
  • Documentation and requirements gathering
  • Additional skills normally acquired through a combination of a Bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years of systems analyst experience.

WORK BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum of three to five years working in Information Systems
  • Previous Business Systems Analyst experience a plus

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Physical health sufficient to meet the ergonomic standards and demands of the position.

 

About Us

Virginia Premier Health Plan, Inc. is a managed care organization which began as a full-service Medicaid MCO in 1995. Partnered with VCU Medical Systems we strive to meet the needs of the underserved and vulnerable populations in Virginia by delivering quality driven, culturally sensitive and financially viable Medicare and Medicaid healthcare programs.  Headquartered in Richmond, VA we also have offices in Roanoke, Tidewater and Bristol with additional satellite locations allowing us to serve over 200,000 members across eighty counties throughout Virginia. 

 

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package to include excellent Medical, Dental and Vision Plans, Tuition Assistance, Infant-At-Work Program, Remote Work options and generous vacation and sick leave policies. Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through various development programs, education, exciting projects and career mobility.  

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. EOE

 

Our mission is to inspire healthy living within the communities we serve!

 

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