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Senior IT Business Analyst

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Position Description

This position works with business partners to determine, develop and align technology solutions with business strategies to meet business needs and budget.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Participate in business process design and requirements gathering as needed for new technology
  • Analyze business partner operations to understand and determine opportunities to automate processes and functions
  • Develop internal and external meeting objectives and agendas
  • Document and analyze information and data related to projects
  • Prepare requirements, specifications, business processes 
  • Define, develop, and implement test conditions and plans

  • Translate high-level business requirements into functional specifications supporting both new technology adoption and enhancements to existing technologies
  • Monitor and participate in ensuring project deadlines and schedules are met
  • Identify and document system deficiencies; recommend solutions

  • Interface effectively with business stakeholders, managing engagement

  • Effectively manage and deliver small system enhancement projects

  • Drive business change from technology including training for new technology and technology enhancement rollouts

Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    


Minimum of three (3) years’ related technical or business experience required

o Experience building and specifying critical business applications required

o Experience building and specifying critical business applications required

o Experience in business project management required

o Experience in managing small system enhancements

o Experience in business analysis and change management and control


Healthcare industry experience

Basic knowledge of HTML, SQL, and database design


Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills including ability to listen attentively and to communicate information clearly and effectively

o Demonstrated ability to work well with cross-functional groups

o Demonstrated interpersonal, collaborative, and relationship-building skills; ability to interact positively with teammates at all levels of the company

o Approachable and open

Demonstrated commitment to customer service; proactively communicate and respond promptly to teammate or stakeholder needs

Demonstrated ability to work in a team, facilitate effective team interactions, and to foster a positive work environment; willingness to assist teammates in order to achieve departmental goals

Demonstrated strengths in organizational, attention-to-detail, reasoning, critical thinking, and problem solving skills

Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects, meet deadlines, and adjust priorities appropriately in an evolving work environment with shifting time frames; self-starter with high degree of initiative, urgency, and follow through

o Demonstrated ability to balance department efficiency and field service excellence

o Willingness to assist teammates in order to achieve departmental goals

Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
To learn more about our Village and the world of dialysis, click here.

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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Senior IT Business Analyst
  • Job Function: Information Technology
  • Location: Vernon Hills, Illinois