Department: Information Services Job Status: Intern – CPI
FLSA Status: N/A Reports to: Director of IT
Grade/Level: N/A Amount of Travel Required: 0%
Work Schedule: Monday – Friday Positions Supervised: None
Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company of Idaho is seeking an individual with a desire to learn, grow, and provide leadership to make a difference in the Idaho Insurance Industry. The Business Analyst collaborates with the Business Users, Developers, Testers and other Analysts to gather and document requirements for our enterprise systems, e.g. Billing, Policy, and Claims Systems. At times, the Business Analyst may also take on a Project Manager role in ensuring timely and accurate delivery.
Essential functions statement:
Reasonable Accommodations Statement
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function.
Hold regular meetings with users, developers, and quality assurance
Gather and document business and system requirements
Translate business requirements into system and/or functional requirements
Work with development teams to ensure requirements are understood and applications and enhancements are developed correctly
Participate in end user shadowing sessions, debriefings, requirements validation, and user acceptance testing sessions as appropriate
Assist in planning and organizing work into project iterations
Track project progress and follow up on to do items for self and others
Miscellaneous tasks as needed.
Accuracy – Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
Detail Oriented – Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task
Honesty / Integrity – Ability to be truthful and be seen as credible in the workplace
Organized – Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task.
Reliability – The trait of being dependable and trustworthy.
Professionalism – Avoid business or personal activities that present a conflict of interest. Display conduct favorable to oneself, the department, and the company.
SKILLS & ABILITIES
PC skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Visio)
Technical writing, meeting facilitation, and presentation skills
Ability to multi-task and prioritize work as needed
Ability to work with little direction
Ability and willingness to traverse position confines and assist in different areas as needed
Positive energy and passion, with an aptitude for technology, systems, and processes
Effective critical thinking and problem solving skills
Strong organizational and time management skills
Ability to document business process flows
Knowledge of Insurance industry
Familiarity with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Experience working in an Agile Project Management environment
Education: Business Administration, Computer Science, or Information Systems