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Financial Management Information Systems (FMIS) is a support organization housed within the Finance Division providing support for a variety of financial applications used across Fred Hutch. Those systems include PeopleSoft Financials, OnBase, WebFocus, and Huron Grants.
The Sr Business Analyst position involves analyzing large-scale business processes and problems; performing analysis of workflow; assessing system needs and requirements; planning, designing, and testing systems and interfaces; coordinating work efforts with stakeholders; creating specifications for systems to meet requirements; validating requirements against needs; planning and executing unit integration and acceptance testing. The role may lead cross-functional teams to solve complex business or systems issues.
Performs analysis of business and user needs, documentation of requirements, and translation into proper system requirement specifications
Applies advanced business systems concepts to define complex systems scope and objectives based on both user needs and a good understanding of applicable business systems and industry requirements
Initiates and designs functional system specifications
Leads cross-functional teams to solve complex business or systems issues
Guides and advises less-experienced Business Analysts
Works at the highest level of systems analysis while considering the business implications of the application of technology to the current and future business environment
Provide user support and training on new applications
Initiates, facilitates, implements and documents work process changes
Minimum five (5) years of experience with business analysis practices, principles, techniques and tools
Experience working with financial management systems; preferably PeopleSoft and/or Workday
Experience with OnBase, and Huron Grants desirable
Knowledge of applicable industry standards and best practices for business analysts at all stages of the implementation life cycle
Superior organizational skills
Advanced knowledge of business analysis functions including business process mapping
Sustained, proven ability to think analytically and use independent judgment
Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
Proven ability to work with both technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the organization
Proven ability to communicate complex system issues to non-technical staff
Experience with system conversion, customization and integration design and execution
Proven ability to teach and train others
Experience developing and assisting less experienced BAs and BSAs
Bachelors in Finance, Accounting, management or related field
CBAP certification highly desirable
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At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, teams of world-renowned scientists and humanitarians work together to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other diseases. Researchers are discovering new ways to detect cancers earlier, improve treatments, and learn how to prevent cancers from growing. Although Fred Hutchinson opened its doors in 1975, its history began about 20 years before that. In 1962 Fred Hutchinson envisioned a center devoted to studying cancer, a disease that took his brother’s life. Today Fred Hutchinson is contributing to the next waves of breakthrough treatments and prevention strategies. Fred Hutchinson collaborates with the Seattle Cancer Alliance, the National Cancer Institute, and the University of Washington.