Sr. Business Analyst

Department:

Engineering

Reports to:

Caroline Brignac

Job Type:

Hybrid - Remote - Houston, TX

Job ID:

Job Summary:

Company Overview: myDNA, Inc. is a dynamic and growing company in the genomic business with a CAP/CLIA certified laboratory, Headquarters in Houston, TX with a subsidiary in Melbourne, Australia, providing genetic testing and analysis services utilizing cutting edge technology.

We provide services in a variety of different areas, delivering ancestry/genealogy, clinical gene sequencing, whole exome & genome sequencing, consumer genetics, diagnostic testing and advanced SAAS genomic interpretation software services.

Company Culture: We are a hard-working self-starting group that prides itself in providing working solutions that promote sustainability, flexibility, and scalability to help our business deliver results to our customers as efficiently as possible. It is an open environment for sharing ideas and solutions in this fast growing and innovative field.

Job Summary: Business analysts reviews, analyzes, and evaluates user needs to create systems solutions that support overall business strategies. They provide in-depth analysis services and suggest strategies to key partners and stakeholders of a company. They also review business processes to help diagnose the business’ financial, operational and technological risks as well as act as a liaison between IT and users and have both business and technical expertise.

Job Functions:

  • Gathering requirements from stakeholders, identifying process improvement, and assisting with workflow enhancements.
  • Identifying opportunities to further enhance system functionality.
  • Testing, maintaining, improving company operations and systems.
  • Reporting on a regular basis to key stakeholders and partners’ operational concerns that may arise.
  • Helping the business to cost-effectively implement technology improvements and solution.
  • Evaluating how various project teams perform, and making sure they meet targets and deadlines.
  • This role requires collaboration with cross-functional teams to provide functional and technical support to the business users.
  • Collaborates with system users for program updates, reviewing the impacts of the updates and coordinating implementations and training for user groups.
  • Ability to critically evaluate the information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a more general understanding, distinguish presented user requests from the underlying true needs, and distinguish solution ideas from requirements.

Skills:

  • Ability to prioritize effectively and adjust to organizational needs and demands.
  • Ability to work with a vast array of information gathered during elicitation and analysis and to cope with rapidly changing information and priorities.
  • Knowledge and appreciation of business concepts and requirements as applicable to a large academic, research, and/or healthcare facility preferred.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in related field.
  • Five years experience in project management or workflow analysis.

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