CACI International Business Analyst in Chantilly, Virginia

Job Description:

As a Business/Data Analyst, you will perform a pivotal and critical position supporting the development and implementation of complex solutions for the Affordability Care Act (ACA) and its many provisions. The Principal Business Analyst/Data Analyst works closely with Senior Management and Customers to conceptualize and define solutions that meet and exceed customer expectations. In this role, you are instrumental in assuring that the customer needs are met was well as are provided the opportunity to recommend future enhancements providing value to our customers.

The project involves supporting the complex data analytics, business intelligence, and reporting necessary to provide decision support services for business areas operating under the purview of the ACA. Our solution leverages leading edge technology to support and analyze modern health care policy, providing an incredible opportunity to apply and grow your skills!

Duties and RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Opening and mining data from a relational database in Hive and xml files for the purpose creating reports.

  • Analyze large IT systems and identify metrics to measure and improve business efficiency.

  • Writing HiveQL queries to populate databases or creating reports.

  • Working with team members across different spectrum.

  • Capability to lead discussions and meetings.

  • Work closely with Customers to assess complex business needs. Identify and define client business requirements based on evolving policy directives. This includes proposing processes for business analysis and workflow, identifying key performance indicators, and developing the system requirements to support the business

  • Work closely with the delivery teams to ensure solutions are developed to meet/exceed our customer expectations

  • Define the scope of the effort, the key resources and critical activities to contribute to LOE discussions.

  • Proactively research new government policies, work with Subject Matter Experts, and read project material to develop a full understanding of the business, the data, and both the operational and executive reporting needs

  • Apply a solid understanding of the business needs and available data to propose and document design requirements. Documentation includes the Requirements Traceability Matrix, report layouts, reporting dimensions, and data mapping data from CVS file elements.

  • Communicate with multiple teams to ensure requirements are clear and understood from both a functional and technical perspective.

  • Communicate within the Business Analysis team to ensure process, definitions, metric designs, and metadata are used consistently, and that documentation is updated accurately and available for all team members.

  • Serve as the client liaison for the team to gather input from the customer, to develop buy-in and define scope and priorities.

  • Review data diagrams to understand entity relationships and data values that define uniqueness.

  • Analyze data to confirm relationships and identify potential data quality issues.

  • Facilitate User Acceptance test and training sessions.

  • Attend reoccurring working sessions as applicable.

  • Follow Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) best practices and procedures

Minimum Required Skills:

  • Strong communication and presentation skills (written and oral)

  • Strong problem solving skills and exceptional attention to detail

  • Strong analytical, organizational and product management skills

  • Ability to lead and negotiate business solutions that balance technical capability, cost, and time, against business need.

  • Ability to conduct in-depth data analysis to assist in validating business assumptions and investigating issues. This requires a firm understanding of database concepts, entity relationships, and basic SQL.

  • Ability to work in a time critical environment and prioritize work load effectively

  • Ability to work as a team player with others and be forward thinking

  • Ability to successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously

  • Ability to work independently with users to define concepts

  • Ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts

  • Ability to push creative thinking beyond the boundaries of existing industry practices and client mindsets

  • Ability to keep information organized and confidential

  • Understanding of software development lifecycle and methodologies, agile methodology in particular

Desired Skills:

  • Experience preparing and facilitating business interviews and requirements gathering sessions.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in communicating with peers, supervision, managers and clients

  • Coaching, Mentoring and Teaching skills

  • Knowledge of the Health Care industry

  • Knowledge of IT practices and lifecycle (i.e., agile, spiral, waterfall model)

Education and Experience:

  • BA/BS degree and 7-9years of experience

3+ years of experience at CMS, or 5+ years of experience in the health care industry preferred.

  • 5+ years of experience in client service/project management environment

  • 5+ years in a business analyst role on software implementation projects

  • Experience developing and documenting business requirements, Interface Control documents, and business intelligence reporting requirements for business intelligence, master data management and functional-data projects.

  • Experience working with Microsoft (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Project, and Visio)

    Company Description:

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. Join CACI, where you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. A Fortune magazine World's Most Admired Company in the IT Services industry, CACI is a member of the Fortune 1000 Largest Companies, the Russell 2000 Index, and the S&P SmallCap600 Index. CACI provides dynamic careers for over 20,000 employees worldwide.

CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. Join CACI, where you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. A Fortune magazine World's Most Admired Company in the IT Services industry, CACI is a member of the Fortune 1000 Largest Companies, the Russell 2000 Index, and the S&P SmallCap600 Index. CACI provides dynamic careers for over 20,000 employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.