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Systems Analyst - Associate

  • Job ID: 416419944
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Corporate Information Services
  • Department: HPLAN App Engineering
  • Location: Work From Home
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $24.60 to $37.24 / hour

Description

UPMC is actively hiring an Associate Systems Analyst to support the UPMC IT Application Engineering Consumer Technology department.

Description:

UPMC IT Application Engineering has an exciting opportunity for a Systems Analyst - Associate within the Consumer Technology department supporting custom-developed websites, web portals, mobile applications, and web services integration for UPMC Health Plan's Insurance Services Division. This position is based in Pittsburgh, PA but has the option of being a flexible hybrid work arrangement or a 100% remote work from home opportunity!

Under the general direction of the management team and senior staff, the Systems Analyst - Associate provides analytical services defining requirements, coordinating project tasks, and validating the implementation of software solutions to meet IT and business objectives.

Responsibilities:

 

  • Data Confidentiality/SecurityMaintain confidentiality of sensitive information at all times.
  • Application Upgrades and ImplementationsResponsible for activities related to application upgrades and implementations: review and validation of functionality and reporting of issues; identify new functionality and hardware requirements as assigned; ability to create test plans.
  • Data QualityMaintain data quality at all times.
  • Report Writing/AnalysisAbility to write, analyze and make basic modifications to reports under the direction of more senior team members.
  • Second and Third Level Support (Including Maintenance Activities)Ability to triage support issues and escalate accordingly. Partner with team members to trouble shoot support issues.
  • Vendor RelationshipsInteract with vendors (technical issues, project initiatives) under the direction of more experienced team members, as necessary.
  • SDLC (System Development Life Cycle)Have a fundamental knowledge of the system/application development life cycle.
  • Process ImprovementReview and validate existing processes.
  • End User TrainingReview and conduct gap analysis on existing training documentation. Partner with more experienced team members to observe end user training sessions.
  • DocumentationComplete documentation/flow charting of system builds and maintain team's existing documentation. Demonstrates the ability to extract and document customer/business requirements and needs for use by the enterprise architecture and engineering teams (network, system, and software), under the guidance of senior team members.
  • Project ManagementContribute to project tasks and milestones typically under the direction of project manager/more experienced team members. Update all project management and time tracking tools accordingly.
  • CommunicationResponsible for demonstrating appropriate, clear, concise, and effective written and oral communications in all interactions to build relationships and accomplish day to day work and projects.
  • Self-DevelopmentResponsible for continuous self-study, trainings, partnering with more senior members of team, and/or seeking out opportunities to broaden scope to stay up to date with industry and organizational trends. Seeks feedback from senior team members for development and effectively incorporates feedback into work and behaviors
  • System IntegrationResponsible for individual assigned tasks and validation of testing with system integration. Ability to modify existing test plans.
  • Interactions with OthersSuccessfully completes projects, tasks, and initiatives by embracing a team-first approach. Works in collaboration with team and offers feedback, where appropriate, to complete individual and group efforts. Shows the ability to adjust and be flexible to change by adapting approach when necessary.
  • Contributes to standardized IT processes and workflows which maximize efficiency and compliance with IT, regulatory, and audit requirements
  • Supports change and release management functions to ensure successful software implementations

 

Qualifications

  • Familiarity with modern technology and application support through education or practical experience.
  • Highly driven and self-motivated to meet expectations.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team based environment.
  • Demonstrates thorough understanding of information technology fundamental tools and concepts (SDLC) of one of the information technology professional disciplines and applies that understanding to make independent practical contributions to IT work within a UPMC department or function.
  • Completes on-going training on-the-job, through courses, self-study, certifications and/or advanced degrees to maintain and enhance technical and business capabilities.
  • Additionally, this position may be required to maintain a stand by status as part of a rotation within the team.

 

Preferred Experience:

  • Exposure to Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies, including Agile, Scrum, and Waterfall though education or practical experience
  • Experience with requirements, design, testing, and deployment of custom developed software solutions and web service integrations

100% Work From Home Opportunity


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