Aetna Business Analyst in Richmond, Virginia

Req ID: 37940BR


Aetna Better Health of Virginia is looking for a Business Analyst with at least 2+ years of experience in the healthcare industry. Experience or knowledge with Medicaid is preferred.

Fundamental Components:Fluently describes business operations, key trends, financial performance, regulatory factors and results against plan for area of accountabilityIdentifies reporting requirements and creates monitoring and control mechanismsConsiders the end-to-end flow of the business and each area's contribution to Aetna's financial and competitive successSystematically shares information on best practices with colleagues and customersNavigates systems efficiently in all constituent interactionsQuestions processes and suggests improvementsDemonstrates a sense of empathy, flexibility and creativity informed by cultural knowledgeFinds shortcuts and options to address atypical constituent situationsClearly and effectively expresses ideas both verbally and in writingAdapts communications to meet the needs of the intended audienceDevelops effective presentations in compliance with Aetna brand standardsDemonstrates curiosity and imagination when identifying issues and pursuing solutionsEffectively identifies problems based on review of performance data or expected resultsConducts focused examination of issues to identify root cause problemCrafts and considers options for solving root cause problemsApplies technology to improve business processes and complianceIntegrates technology-based processes to link customers, services, and productsImplements solutions to resolve issues and monitors effectiveness of those solutionsEvaluates major issues, interfaces, potential pitfalls, and risksIdentifies and quantifies risks of alternative solutionsBACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:3+ years' experience as a Business AnalystMust possess sound knowledge of structured IT application development lifecycles and methodologies inclusive of Use Case toolsMust be able to successfully interact with members, medical professionals, health plan and government representativesMust be proficient in Excel for reporting and data analysisSQL preferredEDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


Information technology/Business Systems Analyst is desired


Technical - Database/SQL Server/1-3 Years/System Support

Telework Specifications:

Option for telework will be evaluated after a certain period of employment

Telework considered only for unique circumstances


Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Information Technology