Manager, Business Systems Analysis

Maryland Heights MO 63043 St Louis 1 14100 Magellan Plaza

Job Description

This position is responsible for providing direction to a team of Business Analysts. Responsible for the administrative duties of hiring, purchasing of equipment, conducting employee reviews, staffing and other resource management tasks. Provides guidance and mentoring to staff. Participates in budget preparation and tracking. Works with the Business Owners and IT Management to set priorities of projects and associated tasks.
  • Serves as primary point of contact for business analysis projects and tasks.  
  • Estimates feasibility, time and effort of projects and tasks.  
  • Supports projects through appropriate resource assignments.  
  • Guides and monitors business analysis projects and tasks to successful completion.
  • Sets team goals and prioritize tasks to align with company and department objectives.  
  • Communicates these goals to team members.  
  • Measures progress and results of team performance.
  • Ensures that analysts understand and follow best practices for software development and project management.  
  • Maintains procedures and processes to ensure quality control.  Identify opportunities for improvement and recommend solutions.
  • Manages all aspects of team staffing including hiring, employee retention, employee development and training.  Fill vacancies in a timely manner.
  • Assesses and evaluates individual capabilities using clear and consistent performance standards.  
  • Provides feedback and coaching to staff both formally and informally.
  • Assists staff in maintaining constant communication with customers, both internal and external, to facilitate analysis and troubleshooting to ensure the highest levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Provides status reports to Management as appropriate, highlighting risks and issues.
  • Prepares and manages budget.
  • Completes special Projects as assigned.

General Job Information

Title

Network Business Architect

Grade

28

Job Family

General Services Group

Country

United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date

3/21/2019

Date Requisition Created

3/20/2019

Minimum Qualifications

Education

Bachelors: Computer and Information Science (Required)

License and Certifications - Required

License and Certifications - Preferred

Other Job Requirements

Responsibilities

  • 7+ years of experience working in an IT role and 5 years in a leadership role.
  • Experience in the managed care, healthcare, or insurance industries.
  • Ability to work with and lead technical and non technical staff across levels and departments.
  • Understanding of the software development methodology.
  • Proven resource management background.
  • Experience with structured system development methods.

Magellan Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco-free workplace. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. Every employee must understand, comply and attest to the security responsibilities and security controls unique to their position.