Functional Business Analyst

Clearance Level
None
Category
Functional Experts
Location
Remote, Based in USA

REQ#: RQ103822

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. We take pride in providing our clients with the data they need to make important decisions that impact the world around us. 

You make GDIT your place by delivering insights to help our clients make impactful changes real. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll become a critical part in how we successfully solve our clients’ biggest challenges. Our work depends on a Functional Analyst joining our team to support our customer, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) activities at Baltimore, Maryland. 

At GDIT, our people are at the center of everything we do. As a Functional Analyst supporting CMS Program Integrity Modeling and Analytic Support Contract (PIMASC), Transformed Medicaid Statistical Information System (T-MSIS), you will be trusted to work on specific technology and data science tools to detect and prevent fraud, waste, and abuse (FWA) across the Medicare and Medicaid programs.

The Functional Analyst will be responsible for providing on going analytics and identifying issues related to a variety of non-technical and technical project deliverable(s); as it relates to requirements determination, conceptualization, design, development, testing, verification and validation, documentation, and implementation.   Conducts research and analytical studies on a variety of programs and issues; coordinates and expedites reports and program; develops procedures; formulates recommendations and prepares reports. Conduct organizational analysis and evaluations, to determine functional requirements, conduct work simplification and measurement studies, and prepare operations and procedures manuals to assist management in operating more efficiently and effectively.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Maintain, and support the development of applicable project-related artifacts including (but not limited to) model specification documents and model presentation PowerPoint slides ensuring all materials are well written and checked for errors.
  • Interact with the Fraud Prevention System User Interface daily and provide feedback to management on any important changes or updates.
  • Interact with internal and external stakeholders including business owners, developers, and scrum team members.
  • Analyzes user needs to determine functional requirements for a wide variety of projects.
  • Work closely with our technical data modelers and management to ensure adequate progress is being made across all our work streams.
  • Conducts functional testing of various projects or systems.
  • Researches, identifies, and assists in the formulation of recommendations about resources required for task execution and completion.
  • May provide guidance to less-experienced analysts.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience) in computer or information sciences, 1-2 years of professional experience as a functional / business analyst.
  • Experience using MS Excel and PowerPoint for analysis and presentation of results.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience in Medicaid/Medicare or other CMS healthcare related field preferred.
  • Experience with fraud detection a plus.
  • Experience working in an AGILE work environment including scrum meetings and sprint planning.
  • Experience with JIRA or equivalent AGILE project management tools.
  • Experience with document sharing in Sharepoint or equivalent file sharing platform.

ATTRIBUTES FOR SUCCESS :

  • Superior customer service skills working proactively and collaboratively with CMS stakeholders to deliver high quality materials in a professional and timely manner.
  • Superior written and verbal skills.  Must write succinctly and clearly and explain complex situations in plain English to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Multi-tasking and organizational skills - must manage multiple simultaneous projects and prioritize assignments and tasks, accordingly, remaining flexible to changing priorities and new initiatives.

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

The likely salary range for this position is $1 - $1, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.