VIVA USA Inc Business Analyst in Lansing, Michigan

Req Ref No: SKMIBA1-54 Location: Lansing , MI Duration: 12 Months

Description

Description:

This Business Analyst position focuses on activities on supporting contracts; serves as the subject matter expert and point of contact for information technology contracts and purchasing activities for division projects and operational services. The client is requesting renewal of an existing Business Analyst Tier 3 resource from the states Vendor Management System contract to provide business analyst services as it relates to contract development, extension, compliance, Request for Proposals, Invitations to Negotiate, Statement of Work preparation, vendor invoice payment, audit tracking and reporting. Specific contracts directly support include Altarum, Perkin Elmer, Genesis, Netsmart, Mediware, Appriss, ACRO, KL&A, ImageTrend, Abbott Informatics, HTC, Three Sigma and the client. Additionally, this role serves as a lead in the development of the contract held by the client which may require amendment in support of IT services (e.g. MPHI, KL&A). The position will lead in Request for Proposal and Statement of Work preparation, review and organize area contracts, ensure contract compliance and deliverable adherence for contracts, ensure compliance with deliverable review and acceptance processes for fiscal accountability through the correct approval process of vendor invoices, lead in the completion of audit responses, working directly with the Technical and Business Owners to ensure auditors receive requested information, as well as track respond to audit remediation activities serve as liaison to the client Business and IT Services Division.

Skills:

8-11 years of experience as a business analyst - Required - 11 Years Experience reviewing, analyzing, and evaluating business systems and user needs and requirements. - Required - 8 Years Experience leading and providing direction to teams. - Required - 8 Years Minimum 3 years’ experience developing statements of work or requests for proposal (RFP). - Required - 3 Years Experienced with business process reengineering and identifying new applications of technology to business problems to make business more effective. - Required - 8 Years Thorough understanding of purchasing processes - Required - 5 Years Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within information technology, specifically, system development lifecycle (SDLC) - Required - 8 Years Ability to analyze business needs and solutions to determine deliverables to be included in SOWs or RFPs (e.g. disaster recovery) - Required - 8 Years Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within information technology, specifically, system development lifecycle (SDLC) - Required - 8 Years Experience negotiating; and experience with conflict analysis and resolution. - Required - 8 Years Experience performing financial analysis (e.g. total cost of ownership, cost/benefit, return on investment) - Required - 5 Years

VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.