Lead Product Analyst Connecture
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Connecture is the leading provider of Web-based information systems used to create health insurance marketplaces and exchanges. Its industry-proven solutions enable consumers, employers and brokers to more easily shop for, purchase and renew health insurance while minimizing back-office administrative expenses for health plans. Connecture?s solutions are provided to health plans, state insurance exchanges, private exchanges and insurance brokers. More than 25 million Americans shop for their health insurance through systems built by Connecture, and more than half of the nation?s 20 largest plans rely on them to sell, administer and manage their plans and products effectively. For more information, visit www.connecture.com.
The Lead Product Analyst works on the Product Management team to analyze, design, and support Connecture?s software product platform. The Lead Product Analyst must have experience within leading product software implementations, software release schedules, and on-going software support. Detailed understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC) is also required including: requirements definition and development, design specifications, solution development and testing, support, and training. This position reports directly to the Product Manager. The Lead Product Analyst will assume lead level responsibility as it pertains to overseeing work efforts of resources. This position is a highly visible role with the organization and works closely with the Professional Services and Product Engineer teams.
Roles and Responsibilities
The essential responsibilities of the Lead Product Analyst are to:
?Lead specific phases of the software development life cycle including business analysis, requirements creation, functional design, and user interface design
?Define future product requirements by researching existing client needs, Connecture subject matter expert knowledge, competitive products, industry trends, and industry standards
?Lead research and analysis on assigned projects to translate business and market requirements into functional requirements
?Create product requirement and functional design documentation (use cases, screen designs, and logic/workflow) for new product features and enhancements
?Work with Product Engineering to translate functional documentation into product technical specifications
?Lead functional specification reviews
?Lead design walkthroughs
?Support QA certification for the product release
?Communicate current and upcoming product features to Sales and Sales Engineering as well as the Professional Services teams delivering product to clients
?Train Professional Services in product roadmap features and client business benefits
?Encourage process improvement within the product development organization
?Support the Sales and Sales Engineering teams with onsite demos and product walkthroughs
?BS/BA Degree Business or Technical
?3-7 years of experience with assisting with internet/web, desktop, Client/Server system development and support
?2+ years of enterprise software product development experience
?Detailed knowledge of the software development life cycle.
?Experience writing detailed use cases and designing web based user interfaces.
?Highly competent with Word, Excel, Visio
?Working knowledge of HTML
?Strong logic, analytical, and problem solving skills
?Advanced interpersonal skills to coordinate major activities
?Must have excellent writing skills
?Strong communication and presentation skills and confident in presenting before peers and customers. Experienced in presenting to large customers and sales organizations.
?Strong sense of initiative and quality of detail
?Ability to assess complex situations and provide creative solutions
?Demonstrated ability to work independently under pressure, managing several projects simultaneously with minimal supervision
?Occasional travel required to support Sales and Sales Engineering
?5+ years leading internal product areas including product support for defect identification and remedy as well as product upgrade planning, estimating, and implementation
?5+ years of prior business / IS experience within health insurance, general healthcare or general insurance
?2+ years of prior product management experience
?Software programming and design/architecture skills
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