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Anthem, Inc. Business Consultant in Richmond, 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 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 benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Title: Business Consultant for Program Integrity

Preferred location(s): Indianapolis, IN: Houston, TX: Tampa, FL: Norfolk VA: Richmond, VA: Morristown, NJ (will consider other locations)

Status: 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.

The Business Consultant is responsible for translating moderately complex and varied business needs into clear problem statements. These needs typically involve significant expenditure or cost savings and impact a wide range of functions. Possesses full technical knowledge of most phases of systems and business analysis and is able to consider the business implications of the application of technology to current and future business environments and translate into application software requirements.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • May lead teams of analysts assigned to complex projects.

  • Determines specific business application software requirements to address complex and varied business needs.

  • Analyzes and designs solutions to address complex and varied business needs.

  • Consults with business partners concerning application and implementation of technology.

  • Serve as subject matter expert and therefore is a liaison between the business and the Scrum teams including but limited to:

  • Translating capabilities/features into vetted user stories with acceptance criteria within the backlog

  • Developing and executing test cases

  • Assist with business case development from problem definition.

  • Leverages process improvement methodologies/techniques to eliminate waste, duplication and stream-line processes


  • BA/BS degree

  • Minimum of 8 years business analysis experience, which should include analysis, project management, working knowledge of mainframe computer, hardware and operating systems

  • Any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.


  • Experience in Atlassian products such as JIRA, Confluence, and/or JIRA Align.

  • Experience in Kaizen, DMAIC, HoQ, VoC, VoB, any of the Lean or Six Sigma techniques.

  • Healthcare industry experience a plus.

  • Strong communication, presentation and problem-solving skills.

  • Strong organizational skills in order to stay on top of multiple competing business needs.

  • Ability to travel

    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.

    REQNUMBER: PS57000-Richmond-Richmond