MAGELLAN HRSC, INC. Manager, Business Systems Analysis R00000020406 in Maryland Heights, Missouri

This position is responsible for providing direction to a team of Business Analysts. Responsible for the administrative duties of hiring, purchasing of equipment, conducting employee reviews, staffing and other resource management tasks. Provides guidance and mentoring to staff. Participates in budget preparation and tracking. Works with the Business Owners and IT Management to set priorities of projects and associated tasks.Essential Functions:- Serve as primary point of contact for business analysis projects and tasks. Estimate feasibility, time and effort of projects and tasks. Support projects through appropriate resource assignments. Guide and monitor business analysis projects and tasks to successful completion.- Set team goals and prioritize tasks to align with company and department objectives. Communicate these goals to team members. Measure progress and results of team performance.- Ensure that analysts understand and follow best practices for software development and project management. Maintain procedures and processes to ensure quality control. Identify opportunities for improvement and recommend solutions.- Manage all aspects of team staffing including hiring, employee retention, employee development and training. Fill vacancies in a timely manner.- Assess and evaluate individual capabilities using clear and consistent performance standards. Provide feedback and coaching to staff both formally and informally.- Assist staff in maintaining constant communication with customers, both internal and external, to facilitate analysis and troubleshooting to ensure the highest levels of customer satisfaction.- Provides status reports to Management as appropriate, highlighting risks and issues.- Budget preparation and management.- Special Projects as assigned.Minimum Requirements:Education: BS/BAExperience: 5 years IT*Must have Highland On-Base experience*Responsibilities:Ability to work with and lead technical and non technical staff across levels and departments. Understanding of the software development methodology. Proven resource management background. Experience with structured system development methods. 7 years experience working in an IT role; 5 years in a leadership role. Experience in the managed care, healthcare, or insurance industries.General Job InformationTitleManager, Business Systems AnalysisGrade28Job FamilyGeneral Services GroupCountryUnited States of AmericaFLSA StatusUnited States of America (Exempt)Recruiting Start Date8/1/2018Date Requisition Created8/1/2018Minimum QualificationsEducationBachelors Computer and Information ScienceLicense and Certifications - RequiredLicense and Certifications - PreferredOther Job RequirementsResponsibilities7 years experience working in an IT role; 5 years in a leadership role. Experience in the managed care, healthcare, or insurance industries.Ability to work with and lead technical and non technical staff across levels and departments. Understanding of the software development methodology. Proven resource management background. Experience with structured system development methods.Magellan Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco-free workplace. EOE/M/F/Vet/DisabledVEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO