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  • Location:
    Sacramento, CA 95814
  • Job Status/Type:
    Full Time, Employee
  • Job Category:
    IT/Software Development

Business Analyst

Modis Is currently seeking a Senior Business Analyst job for our client in Sacramento, CA. This is a direct hire opportunity  you must  have at least 5 years plus year’s experience and well versed in SDLC. If you have the skills below and interested in applying for this Job please contact me directly neil.corp@modis.com Neil Corp



Senior Business Analyst


Job Title:              Senior Business Analyst

Job Class:            Exempt

Grade Level:      25

Reports To:           Project or Program Manager


Our client is the recognized leader for excellence in member services and advocacy promoting oral health and profession of dentistry.  The Dentists Insurance Company (TDIC), a subsidiary of the client, underwrites Professional and Business Liability policies, Building and Business Personal Property, and Worker' Compensation coverage exclusively for dentists. 

seeks a talented Senior Business Analyst to collect, document and analyze information concerning our business processes to ensure effective coordination of project activities, resources, priorities and timelines.


Responsibilities & Key Objectives

·         Work with management and executive staff to identify individual and common business needs and goals and understand business functions and workflow.

·         Thoroughly understand the core business applications and interfaces and the interrelationship with supported business functions.

·         Coordinate with department managers to identify opportunities for business process improvement and more effective utilization of information systems.

·         Analyze and prioritize business opportunities based on business value.

·         Identify, analyze and summarize project-related functional business and system design requirements.

·         Develop supporting documentation outlining issues, improvement opportunities, system design, recommendations, solutions, proposals, and business cases. 

·         Coordinate systems analysis process in order to identify areas needing improvement and to develop a plan of action.

·         Utilize technology to streamline business functions and processes.

·         Participate as a team member in coordinating application upgrades, patches and the maintenance process for mainline processing and ancillary systems.

·         Manage and lead testing efforts including test plans, issues training, resource assignments, and issue resolution.

·         Role model all aspects of productive communication.

·         Oversee and coach junior business analyst staff members.




Detailed Work Activities:

·         Understand business issues and data challenges.

·         Confer with colleagues to design systems and workflows based upon requirements.

·         Consult with staff or users to identify operating procedure problems and potential solutions.

·         Manage implementation of enhanced and/or new procedures.

·         Champion policy creation or revision.

·         Analyze organizational operating practices or procedures.

·         Analyze operational or management reports or records in support of project deliverables.

·         Develop and facilitate the development of project requirements and implementation plans.

·         Document as-is and to-be end-to-end workflows.

·         Communicate needed changes to the project team.

·         Develop report requirements for management and database queries.

·         Develop and consolidate administrative procedures services manual.   

·         Communicate technical information.

·         Read and understand operating manuals/documentation.

·         Facilitate the development of new/revised office forms.

·         Develop and conduct training for staff. 

·         Develop records management system.

·         Develop reusable analyst procedures, methods, or standards.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

·         Exercise a high degree of initiative, independence and integrity in performing assigned tasks.

·         Excellent interviewing, listening, facilitation and observational skills.

·         Excellent written and verbal skills.

·         Excellent interpersonal and customer relations skills.

·         Ability to work on a team and share knowledge and expertise.

·         Ability to manage multiple projects, meets deadlines, and deal with conflicting priorities.

·         Understanding of software systems development lifecycle.

·         Excellent communicator.

·         Ability to visualize future business outcomes and changes.

·         Experience in the association and/or insurance services industries a plus.

·         Six Sigma certification a plus.



·         Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Information Technology. 

·         Five to seven years in business analysis with demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills. 

·         Must be a top performer with excellent communication skills.



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