Anthem IT Business Systems Analyst Sr - PS2841 in Yorktown, Virginia

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This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

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Description: This is the Innovation Analyst role at the Anthem Innovation Studio in Atlanta GA . This role is an exciting and rare opportunity to provide analysis and project support to innovative initiatives while working in a dynamic and collaborative environment in Midtown Atlanta.

As part of the Anthem Innovation Studio team an Innovation Analyst will use strategic analysis, research and project execution skills in a highly visible position to support innovation initiatives through their lifecycle. The Analyst will also support innovation workshops and assist in the full cycle implementation of the innovation process [Agile and Design Thinking based].

Key Responsibilities:

· Actively support the innovation team, Anthem and our partners on the ideation, development and launch of initiatives

· Assist in the identification of areas of improvement and critical problems to solve for our members, providers and associates · Work with various business and technology teams across the enterprise to effectively deliver innovative products · Assist in analyzing business needs, organize, and prioritize to ensure the success of multiple initiatives in a timely manner · Support product and project planning and execution. In certain cases, this may include rolling-up sleeves to ensure execution · Help in improving the utilization of agile principles, self-sustaining teams and a culture of innovation and collaboration · Research and evaluate new agile and product management techniques, industry and market trends, and tools that can be utilized to enhance the innovation function

· Planning and facilitation of meetings & Design Thinking workshops to accelerate the development of innovations

· Research new and maturing companies, mapping their products and services to potential use in initiatives

Key Skills:

· Self-motivated, process oriented with a high attention to detail · Ability to complete deliverables with minimal supervision or direction · Strong experience with Agile methodologies (Scrum and Kanban), Jira, Confluence, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio required

· Familiarity with Design Thinking principles, project & product management preferred

· Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks

· Comfortable with shifting priorities and timelines

· Ability to interface and communicate with the business effectively towards results

· Effective presentation & facilitation skills

· Ability to tailor communications to different audiences

· Understanding of current technology environment & cutting-edge products, services and companies

· Understanding of current healthcare landscape and its opportunities

· Intellectual curiosity and keenness to be involved in making a difference · Ability to think creatively to solve problems · Demonstrated mindset for solutioning Willingness to try new things and fail

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree, 5 years experience in consulting or corporate innovation. 1 years experience in healthcare. 2 years experience in technology

Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree, Design Thinking certifications, Agile certifications

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Title: IT Business Systems Analyst Sr - PS2841

Location: virginia-Yorktown

Requisition ID: PS2841