Senior Business Analyst – BI/Data

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Reporting to the Business Analysis Lead, the purpose of the Senior Business Analyst – Data/BI role is:

+ To proactively identify, prioritise and coordinate process and system improvements across Cigna NZ

+ To elicit business requirements, with a focus on Data/BI, so that they are translated into effective solutions

+ To provide analytical and problem solving skills that can be applied to a broad range of technology and process challenges of varying complexity

+ To identify and apply ongoing improvements to agile Business practices within the Information Technology team and the wider Cigna community to ensure we deliver timely, good quality products and outcomes

+ To work collaboratively with other members of the Information Technology Team to ensure that seamless service and support is provided to our user community

+ To take ownership of their own learnings by attending training, meetings where ideas are exchanged, researching and reading materials that will help and support their development

**Critical Tasks and Expected Contributions / Results**

+ Elicitation and analysis of business requirements. This includes analysis of the customer journey and the processes and technology needs to satisfy these requirements

+ Agree and document the Minimum Viable Product that meets the business needs, including detailed acceptance criteria

+ Lead project work as part of an agile, multi discipline team, in order to deliver user stories rapidly and to a high standard of quality

+ Run agile ceremonies including daily stand up meetings, story writing workshops, sprint planning and retrospective practice reviews

+ Proactively keep abreast of market intelligence and professional development through attending industry seminars, reading relevant literature and furthering education

+ Work with other Cigna team members to continually provide new ways of working to allow us to successfully deliver best value to our customers

+ Demonstrate creative problem solving skills, including pinpointing problems and where they lie; finding alternative solutions to these problems

+ Coach other team members in order to help improve their skills and knowledge

+ With a core focus on Data/BI related projects and initiatives, this role might be assigned to support other projects as the business requires

**Experience/ Education /Knowledge Requirements:**

+ 7+ years business analysis experience

+ Proven background with BI and Data Anaylsis teams and projects

+ Ability to deliver quality results in a busy and dynamic customer focused environment

+ Excellent verbal communication, analytical skills and critical thinking

+ Open mind and willingness to learn from and teach peers

+ Knowledge and experience with Agile development methodologies

+ Ability to bring new ideas to the table, a passion for all things digital and a willingness to go the extra mile

+ Understanding of agile software design techniques, continuous integration and DevOps deployment practices

+ A degree in a relevant discipline such as Information Technology, Commerce, Information Systems or equivalent field of study and professional experience

+ Banking/Finance Insurance industry experience would be an advantage

**About Cigna**

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. We offer an integrated suite of health services through Cigna, Express Scripts, and our affiliates including medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products. Together, with our 74,000 employees worldwide, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation.

When you work with Cigna, you’ll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people’s lives while working together to make the world healthier place. What difference will you make? To see our culture in action, search #TeamCigna on Instagram.