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Job Category:

Information Technology



Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Senior Business Systems Analyst - Boston (Travel to Boston)

UHG - Boston, Massachusetts

Posted: 12/10/2018

Primary Responsibilities: 


Work with client staff in JAD sessions to understand and elaborate business requirements and functional specifications for new desired software enhancements
Document and publish business requirements and functional specifications.
Update system process flows and test case coverage matrix
Become knowledgeable in all major business functional areas of the application in order to mentor entry level personnel and support Production Operations staff in production issues
Provide business knowledge support to QA team and verify test cases constructed by QA
Work with Release Management staff as needed in support of deployments
Perform triage on all software defects identified in Production and during testing cycles

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience
  • Being able to engage with clients
  • Being able to define requirements for a client 
  • 2 to 3 years of business analysis experience
  • Must live in Boston or be able to travel to Boston (Mon thru Thurs)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in testing
  • Healthcare Experience


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Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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