Job Description :
Title- Systems Analysis Consultant

Location- MN

What Project/Projects will the candidate be working on while on assignment
- Segment ID,
- Integrated Growth Engine
- No Surprises Fulfillment

Is this person a sole contributor or part of a team
- part of team
- MAPS team: approx 20 team members, both onshore & offshore. Will be working with existing SA team, as well as Dev leads & QA leads that are onshore as well. Many dev & QA team members are offshore.

What are the top 5-10 responsibilities for this position
- Evaluates User Stories and prepares detailed specifications that follow project guidelines required to develop written programs
- Interaction with the business partners and current SA staff to learn the application, business rules, and data, and to apply that to new projects
- Formulates, defines and documents the functional system specifications
- Devises or modifies procedures that solve complex business problems with due consideration for
hardware/software capacity and limitations, operating times and the desired results
- Analyzes and revises existing functional documentation
- Generates innovative ideas to resolve problems

What software tools/skills are needed to perform these daily responsibilities
- Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio
- Proficiency in any SQL query tool (SQL Navigator, SQL Server Management Studio, etc)

What skills/attributes are a must have
- 5+ years System Analyst experience
- 5+ years Relational Database experience
- 5+ years experience working in the different phases of development
- 5+ years writing system requirements
- Bachelor''s degree OR HS Diploma/GED and 5+ years System Analyst experience
- Ability to work in a dynamic environment with frequent change
- Self Starter; someone who is seen as a leader

What skills/attributes are nice to have
- Healthcare experience, especially Medicare
- SQL experience
- Experience with a variety of end user data feeds
- User Interface (screen) design & mock up
- Web service experience

Where is the work to be performed
- preferred location is Twin Cities (MN051)

What are the work hours
- 8am-5pm weekdays, often requires flexible schedule across time zones

What type of interview process is preferred (Face to face, phone, Skype, or a combination of the three)
- Phone.