BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF NEBRASKA Business Advisor (Claims) in COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa

Job no: 494479This position supports the team by providing strategic direction to optimize business processes around provider data. The Individual would be accountable to provide guidance and to communicate the technical and business changes with internal and external customers. The individual will provide analysis and direction, where subject matter expertise is required.What you'll doOperates as a Subject Matter Expert with extensive business and technical knowledge on the feasibility and implementation of system and process changes, including post deployment operational support. Engages the appropriate individuals, teams and/or groups regarding technology/platform changes that affect business.Serves as a liaison and Point of Contact for external organizations (e.g., CoreLink, BCBS Association, Blue Distinction Centers, CMS, Director's Office/Operations Center, etc.) and internal customers (e.g., IT Delivery Teams such as ACE, Provider Solutions, CSC, etc.).Governs all system enhancements to ensure business value is delivered in the most cost effective manner.Evaluates technical and business change, makes appropriate business decisions, recommending business solutions, and strategic planning / strategic initiatives.Provides final approval for requirements, functional specs and user acceptance test scenarios and may assist with testing.Participates and contributes proactively and constantly in team activities (i.e., standups, retrospectives, backlog grooming, project planning, communities of practice, etc.).Participates on internal and external cross-functional work groups.Provides guidance and shares knowledge on technical and interpersonal escalated issues and questions.Supports and backs up the Workforce Manager and the Delivery Manager to maintain and provide input into day-to-day operations.Includes advising on prioritizing escalated issues, backlog priorities, and resolving impediments and other team issues. Openly communicates and is transparent.To be considered for this position, you must have:1 Year of experience leading and tracking deliverables with tight deadlines and multiple stakeholders (internal and external)1 Year of experience with release planning and coordination in an IT environmentDemonstrated initiative with minimal oversight needed to perform dutiesThe ability to work well in a team environment, and be capable of building and maintaining positive relationships with other staff, departments, and customersThe strongest candidates for this position will also possess:1-3 years experience in the health insurance and/or health care industry (claims experience preferred)Experience demonstrating competent analysis, design, and ability to perform testing activitiesExperience as a Scrum Master or Project ManagerBachelor's degreeWe strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better workplace for our employees and a better product for our customers and members.Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans