Business Analyst (Clinical)

22 Jun 2019
02 Jul 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
We Are Hiring
Have you heard? Ascension Technologies, one of the largest healthcare information technology services in the country, is making a shift in their IT space!
Join the IT revolution with us as we turn our attention from technology that supports our national health system to developing, deploying, and driving technology that will change the face of healthcare.
If you enjoy creating something new, dreaming big, and have a passion for your expertise we encourage you to apply!
Why Join Ascension?
With more than 4,000 associates, Ascension Technologies enables access to data across applications, transforming how clinicians and patients interact with technology, which enhances our ability to better serve communities with greater agility and responsiveness. Our associates leverage technology to create collaborative solutions that improve health decisions every day. We believe you should be a tech founder not a fixer ? that?s how we do tech at Ascension technologies.
What You Will Do
As a Business Analyst with us, we will leverage your market and industry knowledge and understanding of existing processes to detail user stories and acceptance criteria. You will gather customer input and identify ways to create a smooth transition to future journeys. Through exploration and collaboration, you will engage in a rewarding career that?s driven by you and powered by Ascension.
You will get to work in our brand new, creatively stimulating, office space we are calling the ?Digital Studio? in Austin, TX (#1 in U.S. News Rankings – Best Places to Live). We feel that Innovative thinking is usually done best over a free beverage and that?s why our Digital Studio comes stocked and offers a variety of unconventional workspaces.
Our goal in this transformation is to hire people who are great at something. Give them new problems to work on. Trust them to be outstanding.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with a Product Manager to shape the end–to–end product strategy and?determine business value?
  • Gather intelligence on existing clinical processes and expert input from relevant?clinical stakeholders to elicit requirements to accomplish team goals
  • Working closely with design and technical leads you will utilize market and industry knowledge to translate user needs into user stories and?acceptance criteria
  • Maintain a backlog 3 to 4 sprints ahead of the squad
  • Serve as the day–to–day contact for the team on clarification of requirements and?driving user stories
  • Exercise strong?decision–making?mandate across the team as a proxy to the Product?Manager
  • Support the Product Managers in collaborating with other teams and leadership to?manage backlog refinement, plan sprints, and ensure team strategy aligns with?overall product vision
  • Define, implement and track performance metrics once solution enters production
  • Prep and support the team on product demos
What You Will Need
  • Understanding of clinical processes and the healthcare industry?
  • Understanding of customer needs and pain points
  • Knowledge of techniques like cost–benefit analysis for feature prioritization
  • Relevant business / computer science degree or relevant experience
?Work Experience
  • Relevant healthcare industry experience
  • Experience in autonomously driving initiatives and improvements without needing?close management
  • Experience in writing and collaborating on user stories
  • Experience in facilitating agile ceremonies, managing a backlog/release plan,?tracking team level metrics, removing blockers (burndown chart, release burn up,?etc.)
  • Some experience leading / working with teams in an agile setting as an analyst?
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