Job Description :
Title: Sr. Healthcare Business Analyst Duration: 1 Year + Location: Washington, D.C. Job Description Hiring Manager notes: Need folks who know how to write requirements and User Stories (Gherkin No ramp up time. Must be very well versed in agile & waterfall methodologies and JIRA. Need to come out of the Healthcare insurance industry because this group is implementing benefits. Benefits and claims processing background is KEY. Business processes are waterfall. Delivery method is agile. Must be able to conduct interviews, collaborate with stakeholders. Must be from healthcare, Medicare or Medicaid background and proficient in Claims processing/adjudication, HIPAA, EDI specifically 835, 837 Skills required for this role: Strong demonstrated analytical skills applied to business software solutions maintenance and/or development. Knowledge of the software development standards and practices. Demonstrated ability to find efficiencies and improve processes. Proven ability to determine systemic process faults and improve overall process performance across organizations. Understanding of claims adjudication, particularly in a health care environment Understanding of health industry diagnosis, procedure and revenue codes and their application Strong business analytical skills. Strong process analysis skills Strong process documentation skills Excellent communication/writing skills, Excellent interpersonal skills Attentive to detail, highly -organized, and able to multi-task Ability to work independently and meet deadlines Preferred: Experience with claims adjudication in the Federal Employee Program Health Benefit Plan Experience in a software application development environment in an analytical role Bachelors (Health administration; business administration; software engineering or related degree required)