Anthem, Inc. IT Business System Analyst Advisor in Reston, Virginia
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Be part of an extraordinary team
We are looking for leaders at all levels of the organization who are passionate about making an impact on our members and the communities we serve. You will thrive in a complex and collaborative environment where you take action and ownership to solve problems and lead change. Do you want to be part of a larger purpose and an evolving, high-performance culture that empowers you to make an impact?
About the Job
Collaborates with business and IT partners to facilitate and support the development of detailed scope statements and high level business requirements in development efforts.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Builds and maintains strong relationships with Business, Product and IT partners.
Develops and maintains product backlogs in an Agile (Scrum) or SAFe environment.
Familiar with the ability to prioritize work in an Agile (Scrum) or SAFe environment.
Identifies and initiates opportunities to support business activities.
Leads the high-level requirements development process.
Supports elicitation/development of high-level and detailed business requirements for medium-to large-sized efforts.
Partners with Account Managers collaborating on business opportunities and solutions.
Collaborates with Account manager to develop that strengthen Account Manager effectiveness.
Supports the management of integrated (business, functional, and technical) requirements and design to ensure that all requirements have been gathered and proactively identifies opportunities for improvement in requirements gathering, documentation, and translation.
Supports development of customer strategy plans and technology solutions to meet business requirements.
Identifies and manages risks and develops contingency plans to resolve issues that impact business objectives.
Anticipates and identifies customer needs and matches products and services to facilitate the fulfillment of those needs across medium, complex technology initiatives.
Requires an BA/BS degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field of study and a minimum of 6 years experience in a variety of technologies, documenting requirements and/or building test cases; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
Business Analyst or Business Systems Analyst certifications strongly preferred.
Experience with mainframe computer, hardware and operating systems and the impacts of changes in the systems stream, testing/product quality processes, tools and methods strongly preferred.
Experience with Rational tools, Six Sigma or other process improvement training strongly preferred.
Worked in an Agile (Scrum) product environment or SAFe Certified preferred.
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.
The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Anthem. We require all new candidates to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Anthem approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Anthem is able to reasonably accommodate. Anthem will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.
Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune Great Place To Work in 2021, is ranked as one of the 2021 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a Top 20 Fortune 500 Companies on Diversity and Inclusion. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. Anthem is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, genetic information, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.