• Business Systems Analyst - Senior (Clinical Applications)

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/10/2018 2:43 AM)
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    Bring Your Passion to the Forefront:

    Business Systems Analyst, Senior (Clinical Applications)



    Join one of the nation’s most comprehensive academic medical centers, UChicago Medicine. The Information Services Department currently has an opportunity for a Business Systems Analyst, Senior to formulate/ define system scope and objectives on both user needs and a good understanding of applicable business systems and industry requirements. 


    Job Summary


    In this role, and under general direction, the Business Systems Analyst, Senior formulates and defines systems scope and objectives based on both user needs and a good understanding of applicable business systems and industry requirements.

    • Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitation, operating time, and form of desired results
    • Analyzes business and user needs, documentation of requirements, and translation into proper system requirement specifications.
    • Guides and advises less-experienced Business System Analysts
    • Competent to work at the highest technical level of most phases of systems analysis while considering the business implications of the application of technology to the current and future business environment

     Essential Functions and Responsibilities

    • Analyze business and user needs
    • Devises procedures to solve complex business problems given constraints
    • Document requirements
    • Revising existing (problematic) system logic
    • Evaluate most business implications of technology on the current business environment
    • Mentors less experienced Business System Analysts

    You'll thrive in this position if you:

    • Promote Innovation – you combine ideas in a unique way or make connections between ideas that may appear to be different; explore situations from multiple perspectives, seek alternative ways to define problems. You are open to diverse thoughts and approaches by others. You test solutions, gather feedback on effectiveness, review impact on the results and modify appropriately to product expected results.
    • Deliver Results – you identify issues, problems and opportunities; pro-actively recognize the need for improvement. You work with others to develop a sense of common purpose; understand different perspectives on issues; gathers and examines information available. You generate alternatives - Create relevant options, including financial and resource implications, for addressing problems and opportunities. You select appropriate action - Formulate clear decision criteria; evaluates options by considering implications and consequences; chooses an effective option. You commit to implementation and work with a sense of urgency and a bias for action to implement the decision.
    • Communicate with Impact – you focus on the message of others, provide undivided attention, and defer judgment. You convey messages logically, simply, and with confidence. You check for understanding by asking questions, seeking clarity and responding accordingly. 


    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent relevant certification in healthcare, business management or information systems
    • Minimal of four (4) years experience with information system software solutions
    • Solid understanding of underlying technologies: hardware, networking, Intranet, Internet, PDA, bar coding and wireless
    • Experience with multiple software applications, systems analysis/design, Integration/design, or web applications/design
    • Must have issue tracking and resolution skills
    • Must be able to prioritize, organize, and assess work in order to meet aggressive deadlines and to cope in a fast paced environment
    • Capable of working well in a diverse, multi-disciplinary team and successfully interacting with others at all levels of the organization, including remote teams
    • Experience developing presentations for project work
    • Solid skills in documenting and analyzing business processes

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Familiarity with tools and concepts of process improvement desired, including the following: methods analysis, work sampling, statistical analysis, financial analysis, and systems analysis

    Other Qualifications

    • Proven skills in problem solving
    • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills, and effective presentation skills
    • Ability to plan and facilitate meetings with diverse participants
    • Ability to maintain a professional attitude and demeanor in both normal and pressure situations
    • Proven skills in problem solving

    Why Join Us

    We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion


    Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront,

    University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs 

    The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics


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