Application Functional Lead Sr

Position: Application Functional Lead Sr

Job ID: 148132

Location: US-TX-Bellaire


Talent Area: Information Services

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8-5

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We are searching for an Application Functional Lead, Sr – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you’ll provide technical services to analyze, design, and deliver clinical/business solutions while lending expertise to activities related to answering technical consulting questions, both individually or as part of a team. You will serve as a subject matter expert associated with content, processes, and procedures of enterprise applications.

Prior experience in data analysis or business intelligence including data warehousing, business intelligence tools, and techniques/technology.

Experience with functional testing/validation.

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Responsibilities :

  • Translates business needs into detailed requirement specifications



  • Translates customer's business problems, needs, or opportunities, and designs a virtualized solution that completely and correctly addresses them



  • Performs configuration analysis for system designs



  • Identifies and documents data sources, recipients, and interfaces that need to be developed to support data collection



  • Recommends alterations to application design or current procedures to maximize advantages of existing resources



  • Implements modifications to the production systems to accommodate new or changing requirements



  • Researches, analyzes, evaluates, and makes recommendations on and advocates for the selection of vendors, products, tools, services, protocols, infrastructure components, and standards that will support the IS strategies



  • Facilitates activities with management, other IS functions, users, or vendors for all phases of the application software lifecycle



  • Acts as an advocate for IS leadership in the implementation of best practices and delivery processes



  • Develops architecture-specific deliverables that map customer business requirements into complete information systems or operational solutions





  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or information technology



  • Master's Degree in computer science or information technology preferred



  • 10 years of application design and implementation



  • Must be efficient, self-motivated, and innovative (thinks outside the box/researches better ways to display data)



  • Experience performing analyses and presenting of data



  • Ability to extract data from multiple data sources like Tableau and SQL server, using SQL




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