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Anthem, Inc. Business Analyst II in Alexandria, Virginia


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Work from home, Full-time, Bonus Potential

The Program Integrity division focuses on ensuring accurate financial claims processing, and reducing admin costs to bring the best value to the health care program. The Diversified Business Group (DBG) Advanced Analytics and Services team focuses on combining optimized processes with best in class technology to bring the most value to Program Integrity.

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

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 care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Responsibilities: Business Analyst II is responsible for translating basic business needs into application software requirements

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: • Analyzes business needs to determine optimal means of meeting those needs. • Determines specific business application software requirements to address specific business needs. • Works with programming staff to ensure requirements will be incorporated into system design and testing. • Acts as liaison with users of the software to address questions/issues. • Facilitate and lead meetings to review issues, findings and/or recommendations for improvement. • Translate capabilities/features into vetted user stories with acceptance criteria. • Develop and execute test cases. • May make recommendations based upon data analysis.

Preferences: • Experience in Atlassian products such as JIRA, Confluence, and/or JIRA Align. • Healthcare industry experience a plus. • Experience with Agile or Business Process and Analysis methodologies. • Experience writing SQL queries a plus. • Excellent in writing effective documentation including but not limited to requirements, process flow maps, and use cases. • Ability to work independently as well as within a goal-oriented team. • MS Excel and MS Word proficiency. • In-depth knowledge of WGS or Facets Claims processing and/or adjusting a plus.


Requirements: Requires a BA/BS and minimum of 3 years related business analysis experience, or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Knowledge of systems capabilities and business operations is strongly preferred. For URAC accredited areas, the following professional competencies apply: Associates in this role are expected to have strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, problem-solving skills, facilitation skills, and analytical skills

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Anthem. We require all new candidates to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Anthem approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Anthem is able to reasonably accommodate. Anthem will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.

Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at Anthem is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact for assistance.

REQNUMBER: PS65868-Virginia