Job Description :
The HIP Business Analyst:
Refines and defines requirements for master data solutions for a multi-terabyte Master Data Management (MDM) implementation.
Has an excellent understanding of MDM principles, goals, and tools and how these relate to overall HHS data quality.
Is responsible for gathering and refining requirements for MDM capabilities, using the Informatica application tool stack.
Works collaboratively with EIM program staff, HHSC Information Technology resources, and MDM business analysts with a goal of mastering critical agency data, providing identity resolution, creating trusted attribution, and enhancing governed reference data.
The applicant will be able to demonstrate extensive experience in:
Gathering and refining requirements from business and technical users of HHS master data.
Collaborating with MDM developers to enhance MDM application capabilities for healthcare provider and managed care member domains (using an Informatica tool stack
Testing enhancements to MDM databases and application layer(s) before production deployments.
Working closely with EIM data architects, HHS subject matter and technical experts, and HHS system data models in order to accurately represent as-is and to-be process models that involve HHS master data.
Communication with project stakeholders and governing councils.
Collaboration in MDM project lifecycle deployment using agile methods.
Logical and physical data modeling of the MDM databases (using ER Studio
Developing training documentation and demonstration content of enhanced functions (for existing user base) and potential MDM solution uses (for new internal partners
Meeting MDM project deliverables, goals and milestones.
Understanding of Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) compliance policies and HHS security requirements.

II. WORKER SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Requirements:
Years Skills/Experience
8 Experience within HHS system (or other large healthcare or insurance entity) as a business analyst
7 Proven ability to work successfully with technical and non-technical groups, and manage multiple responsibilities
7 Proven ability to work successfully with technical and non-technical groups and manage multiple responsibilities
5 Experience and understanding of Enterprise Information Management best practices
4 Experience in MDM program implementation, particularly using Informatica suite tools
Strong Communication, analytical and interpersonal skills at all levels

Preferences:
Years Skills/Experience
4 Experience facilitating productive meetings to formulate business requirements and communicate stakeholder needs to technical staff
3 Experience working with full agile system development lifecycle (SDLC)
Bachelor''s degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering or equivalent experience