Find Jobs
Senior Systems Analysis Consultant
Raleigh, North Carolina  |  Remote
Contract to Hire Position
It appears that you have already applied to this job.
Applied on August 4, 2021
Job Id #47997 Posted May 28, 2021


  • Candidates for the Systems Analyst role work in the analysis phase of the system development cycle and consult with users to evaluate business requirements, identify operating procedures, evaluate existing or proposed systems and prepare and document detailed system specifications from which programs will be written.
  • This function also is intended to include those that also may define business processes.
  • The candidate will be doing system and requirements analysis for API integration formats (i.e. X12/HL7), user capabilities as well as gathering data requirements and mappings.
  • Daily life as a System Analyst for Clinical IT may include examining and clarifying business requirements with Business Analyst or Business resources.
  • System Analysts are responsible for solution design by working interactively with Architect and Development resources via group working sessions.
  • Once solution design is complete, System Analysts support the QA, UAT and Release phases of the project via defect analysis, change maintenance, etc.
  • Many of the described activities will occur concurrently due to our use of an iterative SDLC.
  • Working with multiple disciplines and on varied deliverables requires leveraging effective communication, multitasking and organizational skills.
  • This person will be doing system and requirements analysis for API integration formats i.e. X12/HL7, user capabilities and data requirements and mapping among other tasks.

Ideal Background:

  • Healthcare background would be ideal with an emphasis on claims and prior authorization.

Top Requirements:

  • 1) Culture fit
  • 2) Working Experience within an Agile environment
  • 3) Knowledge API -X12 and HL7 integrations
  • 4) Must be able to complete various types of data mappings
  • 5) Must be a critical thinker.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a primary IT resource for medium-size projects to large-size projects
  • Work with business segments to better define project requirements for development and implementation
  • Translate requirements into technical specifications
  • Work with developers to get projects developed and implemented
  • Make recommendations and articulate findings to the team
  • Facilitate Joint Application Development (JAD) sessions with developers and business resources
  • Assess and interpret customer needs and requirements
  • Identify solutions to non-standard requests and problems
  • Solve moderately complex problems and/or conduct moderately complex analyses
  • Work with minimal guidance; seek guidance on only the most complex tasks

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience
  • 5 + years of System Analyst
  • 5+ years of writing system specifications and designing solutions
  • 3+ years of experience working in the different phases of development
  • 2+ years of Relational Database experience
  • Understanding of data gathering/analysis
  • Experience working with Agile development methodology

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficiency with MS Office (Including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Proficiency with MS Project
  • Proficiency with MS Visio
  • Understanding of Rally tool for agile
  • Proficiency with API design including X12 transactions formats and HL7

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact

All applicants applying must be legally authorized to work in the country of employment.

Upload Your Resume

We accept .DOC, .DOCX, .PDF up to 10 MB.

We do not accept scanned documents, images, or resumes containing images and/or icons.

Password must contain:
  • minimum 10 characters

  • 1 uppercase letter

  • 1 lowercase letter

  • 1 numeric character

  • 1 special character (such as !, %, @, #)

  • Passwords match


What is your gender?

What is your ethnicity?

What is your Veteran / U.S. Military Status?

Do you identify with one or more of the classifications of protected veterans below?

If yes, please indicate by checking the appropriate box below

Do you have a disability?

You are considered to have a disability if you have a physical or mental impairment or medical condition that substantially limits a major life activity, or if you have a history or record of such an impairment or medical condition.

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.


You have saved your first job! To see all your Saved Jobs, click here. Or continue scrolling through jobs and bookmark openings that catch your eye and apply for those jobs later.

Return to Job Search

We’re sorry!

There are currently no open positions in your location or accepting applications from out of the country

Return to Home
Cookies help us improve your website experience.
By using our website, you agree to our use of cookies.