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Anthem, Inc. Systems Analyst Sr – SQL/Oracle in Norfolk, Virginia


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

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.

  • Interface directly with program/project managers to determine business needs and translate them into actionable requirements. Provides the link between the technical and business views of the system by ensuring that the technical solutions being developed will satisfy the needs of the business.

  • Perform requirements gathering and analysis; define functionality, usability, reliability, and performance of a system; estimate time required for project completion; prepare schedules and design documentation; conduct design reviews and development testing; and deploy application enhancements.

  • Support IT developers with designing, developing, and testing of applications to ensure project requirements are met.

  • Develop test/use cases and utilize testing methods to determine issues or problems.

  • Review work products, deploy applications to test environments, and initiate user acceptance testing. Includes identifying bugs and coordinating with technical teams to correct identified issues.

  • Performing Run the Business (RTB) activities, i.e. fixing all the Anthem GBD Facets Disbursement system IT related issues that may come up during the implementation phase. This also includes helping the application users in understanding the application and setting up the environment for them to make the application up and running.

  • Serve as subject matter expert with Disbursements. Work with FACETS environment to analyze, troubleshoot, and support production issues.

  • Regular interaction with database administrators, network administrators, application users to ensure the smooth running of applications.

  • Identifies and manages risks and develops contingency plans to resolve issues that impact business objectives.

  • Writes pseudo code for developers in order to assist them with designing and developing new processes.

  • Works with the IT learning organization to mentor and assist in training initiatives and performs estimates for application functionality enhancements.

    *Norfolk, VA preferred but other locations will be considered.


Requires BA/BS in information systems or related field; 3 or more years related experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Certifications preferred.

Specific technologies to be utilized:

  • SQL / SQL Server (required)

  • Oracle (required)

  • FACETS (desired)

  • JIRA (desired)

  • Confluence (desired)

  • Tidal (desired)

  • Report Services (desired)

  • APM (desired)

  • MS Visio (desired)

  • Agile methodologies (desired)

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.

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 An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.