American Heart Association Business Analyst in Dallas, Texas

Business Analyst

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Job Description

Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact every day?

Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.

This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people's lives. We are where you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. We are where you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. We are where you can partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.

The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Business Analyst in our National Center office located in Dallas, Texas . In this role, you will gather and document business requirements, technical requirements, and use cases and data conversion requirements while working as a project team member. You will work closely with the Business users, Subject Matter Experts, Technical Lead, Quality Analyst, Architects, and Vendors to analyze and validate requirements. You will also be responsible for developing test plans, user acceptance testing, and user documentation.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Gather, document, and analyze business data requirements, workflow processes, and process improvements

  • Translate business requirements to technical requirements in conjunction with technical team

  • Provide data analysis for integration requirements, reporting needs, and other functions, while maintaining effective communications with supervisor, project managers and team members

  • Trace requirements to deployed system to ensure all the requirements are met

  • Create test scripts for functional and user acceptance testing and serve as liaison to business during UAT

Required Experience

Want to help get your resume to the top? Take a look at the experience we require:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, business administration or equivalent experience or education

  • 3+ years related business analyst experience

  • Experience with line of business software concepts and capabilities, including the advanced features of the Microsoft Office Professional Suite

  • Excellent end-to-end understanding of business processes, organization, and techniques

  • Knowledge and understanding of Microsoft SharePoint and how it can be used to develop business solutions

  • Advanced competency using Microsoft Visio

  • Demonstrated competence and success in prior assignments and personal integrity

  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines

  • Proven track record in fast-paced environment and strong time management skills

Here are some of the preferred skills we are looking for:

  • Knowledge and experience with industry known fundraising systems and software

Attracting talented, committed employees means offering a competitive benefits package, ongoing professional development and training, and a diverse and inclusive environment in which to work and grow. And we do.

So, are you ready to work for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases ? Click on “New Resume” to submit your online application. Only those candidates deemed most qualified by the hiring manager will be contacted to interview.

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Job Location

Dallas, Texas, United States

Position Type


Job Category: Information Technologies

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