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Senior Business Analyst
Minneapolis, Minnesota  |  Remote
Contract Position
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Applied on July 4, 2022
Job Id #56543 Posted May 24, 2022

Projects the candidate will be working on:

  • maintains, operates, develops, and enhances the Shared Data Warehouse (SDW) as the prime contractor.
  • The SDW serves as DMAHS’ primary source of Medicaid member and provider information.
  • The solution includes the Medicare Medicaid Data Integration (MMDI) environment to support analytic capabilities that combine existing SDW data with CMS-provided Medicare claims and related data while meeting CMS data security standards.
  • The State uses the SDW to analyze raw data and transform it into usable information.
  • The solution serves as the foundation for decision-making.
  • The SDW ingests, aggregates, integrates, normalizes, and analyzes disparate data such as Medicaid claim, recipient, and family services data.
  • The solution is critical for the management of the State's welfare reform program, WorkFirst NJ.
  • This program emphasizes work as the first step toward building a new life and a brighter future.
  • The SDW provides data to help individuals move off of welfare, secure employment, and become self-sufficient through job training, education, and work activities.

Ideal Background:

  • Business analyst with NJ Medicaid experience


  • NJ Medicaid experience

Top Requirements:

  • 7+ years of experience working as a business or data analyst in any Industry vertical
  • 5+ years of experience working with SQL and databases with proficiency in data analysis
  • 3+ years working as a business / functional or data analyst in a healthcare vertical

Team and Team size:

  • 5 business analyts, 3 technical team members

Top Responsibilities:

  • Participate in requirements gathering sessions with end users and team members to understand business need and analyze requirements
  • Able to juggle multiple tasks and work with the lead to prioritize work to ensure customer expectations are met
  • Work independently with little to no supervision by seeking guidance on work priority and dedication to client success
  • Collaborate with other Data Analysts / Business analysts to understand reporting needs and be a self-starter to accomplish objectives
  • Review and provide feedback on reporting requirements, either created internally or externally, for feasibility, gaps in requirements, and overall business value
  • Perform data analysis using SQL and validate business requirements
  • Document test cases based on requirements and perform functional testing
  • Gain proficiency in modifying and developing new SAP Business
  • Objects reports Be a team player and work under supervision of senior analysts as needed to meet project objectives
  • Aspire to be a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on Medicaid and Medicare directly interfacing with business users

Skills/attributes Required

  • Bachelor’s degree or commensurate experience
  • 7+ years of experience working as a business or data analyst in any Industry vertical
  • 5+ years of experience working with SQL and databases with proficiency in data analysis
  • 3+ years working as a business / functional or data analyst in a healthcare vertical
  • 1+ years working as an analyst in the Medicaid line of business with in-depth knowledge in claims adjudication, eligibility, provider performance etc.
  • Experience working in both Agile and Waterfall SDLC
Skills/attributes Preferred
  • 3+ years of experience as a business or data analyst in a Data warehousing setting
  • Experience working in a healthcare Data warehouse involving claims, recipients, providers and other subject areas
  • Experience reporting on large datasets from a data warehouse, and techniques for working with data in volume effectively to create reports and dashboards
  • Working knowledge in SAP Business Objects reporting

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

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