Position Description

IT Business Analyst TEMPORARY
Organization Eurofins Viracor, Inc.
Location MO, Lee's Summit
Job Code 21333
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IT Business Analyst I, II or III

Viracor Eurofins is dedicated to being the leading specialty diagnostics laboratory partner in immunology, infectious disease, and allergy testing.  We offer a range of unique clinical laboratory and biopharmaceutical services and provide exceptional test turnaround times.  More than 4,000 healthcare providers, commercial laboratories, and biopharmaceutical companies rely on us for our unique and convenient services.

Viracor Eurofins is dedicated to being the leading specialty diagnostics laboratory partner in immunology, infectious disease, and allergy testing.  We offer a range of unique clinical laboratory and biopharmaceutical services and provide exceptional test turnaround times.  More than 4,000 healthcare providers, commercial laboratories, and biopharmaceutical companies rely on us for our unique and convenient services.

Viracor Eurofins is searching for an IT Business Analyst I, II or III in Lee’s Summit, MO .

This is a Temporary position. Schedule is Monday – Friday, 8:00AM – 5:00PM, with overtime as needed. Starting as soon as possible and will last for 6 months. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Lee’s Summit, Missouri are encouraged to apply.

 

Basic Function and Scope of Responsibility: 

The IT Business Analyst supports the organization by assessing the impact of requested changes, capturing and documenting requirements, and ensuring that those requirements are delivered by IT.  In addition, the Business Analyst is responsible for the documentation and execution of test plans for the delivered functionality while supporting the business through the implementation process.  Business Analysis is part of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and the Business Analyst will be involved from initial concept through final implementation, including requirements gathering, design, testing and implementation. Keeping OnBase Imaging, pcr.ai, and other small STARLIMS enhancment projects on track.

 

Employee Responsibilities:

Level I - Minimum

  • Consult with different areas of the organization to identify and document the requirements for new systems and enhancements to existing systems.
  • Document business functions and processes using a best practice standard developed by the Business Analysis team.
  • Track and document requirements for functional and business specifications using best practice standards developed by the Business Analysis team.
  • Track and fully document test cases to validate requirements are met using best practice standards developed by the Business Analysis team.
  • Shadow lab resources to understand workflows completely before starting a project.  The Business Analyst needs to be able to execute workflow during all testing phases of the project.
  • Actively participate in unit and system testing of new and enhanced system functionality. 
  • Capture issues found in unit and system testing in SpiraTest.
  • Document requirements, test cases, issues, and testing evidence using SpiraTest.
  • Understand and follow the Information Technology (IT) SDLC process.

 

Level II – Fully meets the qualifications of Level I plus the following:

  • Actively participate in unit, system, and user acceptance testing of new and enhanced system functionality.  Consult with Subject Matter Experts when needed but will have full ownership of validating new functionality.
  • Act as a liaison between departmental end-users, technical analysts, and consultants in the SDLC to ensure optimal operational performance.
  • Work with other Business Analysts to develop best practice standard of documenting business processes, requirements and test cases.
  • Develop training materials when applicable.
  • Train lab resources to use STARLIMS and new functionality.
  • Configure workflows in applications when appropriate. (i.e. STARLIMS, Harvest, etc.)

 

Level III – Fully meets the qualifications of Level II plus the following:

  • Own development of best practice standards which are followed by the Business Analysis team.
  • Mentor and guide other Business Analysts.
  • Perform Business Analyst work on large complex, cross-departmental projects.

 

Essential Behaviors, Accountability and Measures:

Represent department and the organization favorably and in accordance with established Company standards and associate attributes at all times

 

The Ideal Candidate would possess:

Level I - Minimum

  • BS degree in biological, physical, chemical, clinical laboratory science or an associate degree in medical laboratory technology and/or equivalent work experience.
  • 1-2 years of professional work experience.
  • Understanding of lab operations and functions.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office applications.
  • Strong attention to detail to ensure accuracy of information.
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills.
  • Service driven with a professional attitude.
  • Ability to solve problems, prioritize and multi-task in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently and within a team.
  • Ability to make independent decisions on small issues seeking guidance from management when necessary.
  • Goal-oriented, with excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with ability to interact effectively and work efficiently with peers.
  • Ability to keep sensitive information confidential.
  • Healthcare or laboratory knowledge/experience preferred.

 

Level II – Fully meets the qualifications of Level I plus the following:

  • 4+ years of business analyst experience or other relevant experience.
  • Ability to provide proactive recommendations to management and internal stakeholders.
  • Exceptional attention to detail to ensure accuracy of information.
  • Excellent level of proficiency with Microsoft Office suite.
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills.
  • Ability to coach, train and mentor others.
  • Ability to make independent decisions regarding matters of significance, seeking guidance from management when necessary.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with ability to interact effectively and work efficiently with peers and management at all levels in the organization.
  • At least 2 years of experience with LIMS administration and knowledge and experience completing STARLiMS configurations.
  • Complete understanding of SDLC processes, experience writing complete requirements and test cases.
  • At least 2 years’ experience with SpiraTest or other relevant experience.
  • Travel may be required.

 

Level III – Fully meets the qualifications of Level II plus the following:

  • 7+ years of business analyst experience or other relevant experience
  • Highly analytical with the ability to identify key insights from data
  • Highly skilled in gathering requirements and documenting business requirements
  • Expert level of proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with ability to build teams, communicate, motivate and influence associates at all levels across the organization
  • Exceptional verbal & written communication skills
  • At least 4 years of experience with LIMS administration and knowledge and experience completing STARLiMS configurations
  • At least 4 years’ experience with SpiraTest or other relevant experience

What we offer:

As a Eurofins employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work.  We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays and vacation, personal days, and dental and vision options.

 

Physical Requirements:

  • Physical dexterity sufficient to use hands, arms, and shoulders repetitively to operate a keyboard and other office equipment, use a telephone, access file cabinets and other items stored at various levels, including overhead.
  • Ability to speak and hear well enough to communicate clearly and understandably with sufficient volume to ensure an accurate exchange of information in normal conversational distance, over the telephone, and in a group setting.
  • Ability to continuously operate a personal computer for extended periods of time (4 or more hours at a time).
  • Mental acuity sufficient to collect and interpret data, evaluate, reason, define problems, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, make valid judgments and decisions.

 

The essential physical and mental requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

To learn more about Viracor Eurofins, please visit the following websites http://www.viracor-eurofins.com and www.eurofinsus.com .

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

 

With over 30 years of specialized expertise in infectious disease, immunology and allergy testing for immunocompromised and critical patients, Viracor Eurofins is committed to helping medical professionals, transplant teams, reference labs and biopharmaceutical companies get results faster, when it matters most. Viracor is passionate about delivering value to our clients by providing timely, actionable information — never losing sight of the connection between the testing we perform and the patients we serve.

We are looking forward to receiving your application including your expected salary and possible start date via our career website.

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