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Informatics Senior Business Analyst

Primary Location: Hartford, Connecticut
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford
Creates and executes specific deliverables and activities as part of a team assigned to a business-sponsored IT project. Key contributor to overall project success. Candidate must have strong analytical skills, as well as excellent communication skills to elicit the correct answer/solution from our end user partners. A good blend of business and technical skills will be needed to make the candidate successful.

Fundamental Components:
Helps to identify and define systems, business needs, and requirements.
  • Coordinates development and support for new and existing applications.
  • Primary liaison between business area, operational support and information technology.
  • Partners with the business to develop a solid knowledge base of the business area, including the business plan, products, processes and revenue streams.
  • Coordinates business requirements definition, development, testing, implementation and support for new and existing systems.
  • Identifies, researches and analyzes production problems, develops solutions and coordinates resolutions.
  • Possesses a broad understanding of business systems and industry requirements. Oversees enhancements in order to maintain productivity and efficiency.
  • Contributes to the design and mapping of data conversion strategies. Documents user guide documentation and training materials.
    Participates in collaborative system and data design sessions with the user community, technical architecture resources, and development resources.
  • Completes project activities on time and within budget, and proactively identifies and communicates issues that may jeopardize milestones or project budget to the Project Manager. Applies specific functional and/or business expertise to perform assigned tasks and develop specific project deliverables.
  • Adheres to project management methodology by utilizing internal procedures and tools and identifying areas for methodology improvement.
    Conducts interviews, fact-finding, and independent research to design creative, progressive IT solutions for business problems

Background Experience:
  • 5+ years Business Analyst experience
  • Excellent written, oral and listening communication skills are required for the candidate to be successful.
  • Must possess extensive knowledge of SQL, with broad experience developing complex business queries.
  • Inquisitive, Imaginative and open-minded with the ability to work individually and within a matrix team environment.
  • Experienced in gathering, documenting, presenting business requirements for broad audience including leadership, technical disciplines (Architecture, Development, Testers), and business resources.
  • Ability to simplify and present complex business cases to a broad audience including leadership, technical and business resources.
  • Experience with platform conversions including data mapping, data validation and analysis of gaps in business functionality.
  • Experience is writing and supporting technical specifications.

Additional Job Information:
A Senior Business Analyst is expected to be successful working on multiple projects simultaneously, adapting to constantly changing priorities and demands between projects.

Required Skills:
General Business - Communicating for Impact, Leadership - Collaborating for Results, Technology - Creating Technology Partnerships

Desired Skills:
General Business - Ensuring Project Discipline, General Business - Turning Data into Information, Technology - Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions

Functional Skills:
Information Management - Business information analysis, Information Management - Query and Database Access Tools, Information Technology - Application development

Technology Experience:
Aetna Application - Enterprise Data Warehouse, Database - Microsoft Access, Database - SQL Server

Potential Telework Position:

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

Benefit Eligibility:
Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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