McKesson Senior Business Systems Analyst in Scottsdale, Arizona
McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Specialty Health, our products and services span the full continuum of specialty patient care. From the initial phases of a product life cycle and the distribution of specialty drugs, to fully integrated healthcare technology systems, practice management support, and ultimately to patient care in the communities where they live, we empower the community patient care delivery system by helping community practices advance the science, technology and quality of care.
We have a vision —that the long-term vibrancy of community care will be achieved through the leadership of physicians committed to clinical excellence and innovation, enabled by close collaboration with our organization and our deep clinical, operational and technological expertise. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson Specialty Health you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. You’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.
Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.
Senior Business Systems Analyst
Performs computer systems analysis and configuration work. Plans, conducts, and directs the analysis of business problems to be solved with automated systems/applications. Partners with users, customers and/or other analysts to identify, evaluate, and develop applications and procedures that are cost effective and meet user requirements. May plan and execute unit, integration, functional and acceptance testing. Creates system specifications to meet business requirements. Designs and configures details of data elements for implementing information requirements for an application. Participates (and may lead) in cross-functional linked teams to address business or systems issues.
Understands business requirements for system support and able to translate them into appropriate systems/application specifications. Formulates/defines system scope and objectives with business partners. Works with other analysts to interview clients and capture basic to moderately complex business requirements. Collaborates with business partners to research existing business and system processes. Participates in requirements definition and assists in the preparation of the proposed statement of work. Works with other analysts to collaborate with architects to propose system/application solutions.
Prepares detailed system specification artifacts for application configuration setup and implementation of new initiatives. Responsible for designing and developing system setup specifications, configuration implementation, testing, and data dictionary documentation for application data elements (with minimum guidance). Facilitates or actively participates in design sessions, functional demos, and change communication. Provides operational system support.
Maintains close coordination with other application development personnel, including application setup validation with Data Analysts, QA Analysts, Report Analysts, and Programmer Analysts throughout the project lifecycle.
Responsible for managing and adhering to quality standards for systems and processes. Works with business partners to formulate effective solutions based on business requirements. Develops risk management plans which include risk identification, avoidance, and mitigation. Participates in system audits and process reviews to ensure excellence.
4 years' experience in business analysis, requirements definition, building systems solutions and deployment of business requirements to information systems.
Strong verbal and written communication skills. Must have 4 years of experience maintaining sufficient business and technical requirements.
4 years of experience with Analytical/problem solving experience to deal with complex business problems.
4 years of experience/working knowledge of full system development life cycle methods for developing business software solutions (optional), and relational database concepts.
4 years of experience/working knowledge of capturing business requirements and transcribing requirements into system specifications.
1 year experience/working knowledge in configuring Pharmacy Adjudication systems and implementing complex client programs.
Working knowledge of designing and building system solutions and business applications.
Understanding of software application configuration and setup.
Extensive documentation to support program implementations.
Validation of software patches and upgrades to application systems.
Continued engagement and customer support to Program Managers requesting new implementations or change requests.
Interaction with external vendor supporting the claims system.
Collaborate with extended Application Development group to adhere to the Software Development Life Cycle.
Review, analyze and recommend strategies for efficient implementation of customer programs.
Additional Knowledge & Skills
Strong interpersonal skills and organizational skills.
Exercise good judgment within defined standards and guidelines in ambiguous situations.
Demonstrated ability to work in a medium and large team environment, multi-task to meet critical deliverable dates and strive for results.
Working knowledge of MS Windows Office Product Suite (MS-Project, MS-Visio, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint, and MS-Word).
Familiarity with reading Entity Relationships Diagrams.
Understanding of data analysis and modeling concepts.
Operational responsibilities: support ProPBM Claim setup and provide seamless service to Client Services internal customers; troubleshoot claims processing problems; manage detail documentation for implementation of new programs and changes; interact with external vendors for claims application support.
4-year degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience
Professional office environment
Benefits & Company Statement
McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.
We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.
But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.
McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.
Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
No agencies please.
Organization: McKesson Specialty Health
Title: Senior Business Systems Analyst
Requisition ID: 18004142